Monday, February 19, 2018

Justice

Teaching Kids to Trust the Police is Child Abuse

Integral to the American concept of liberty is the right to hold the state at bay, which is why children are never too young to be taught to regard government employees with suspicion and...

Goodbye, Will Grigg

Will Grigg, our good friend, and the Institute's Managing Editor, has died. Here's a little thing I recorded about it. http://dissentradio.com/radio/17_04_13_show.mp3 To help support Will’s large family, you can donate to his family fund.

“Extreme Vetting” and Homeland Security Theater: The Case of the “Bowling Green Massacre”

“President Obama suspended the Iraq refugee program in 2011, and no one certainly covered it,” complained White House adviser Kellyanne Conway in a recent TMZ interview. “He did that, I assume, because there were...

China’s Cops Kill Less Than America’s Cops

I was browsing world incarceration and police kill rates when I put out this tweet: It definitely struck a nerve with some folks and I got a little push-back. If you adjust the numbers by...

PATCON, Oklahoma City, and Jesse Trentadue’s Lonely Crusade for Justice

Originally published November 13, 2014, at Will Grigg's Pro Libertate blog. “His name used to be Don Jarrett,” long-time federal asset John Matthews told FBI Special Agent Adam Quirk during a July 9 phone call. Matthews...

Why Worry About “Importing” Terrorists, When the Regime Can Grow Its Own?

This year, while the Trump administration has fixated on what it describes as acute peril posed by immigrants and refugees from the Muslim world, there have been three domestic terrorism-related incidents involving American-born military...

“Not My President” — No Matter Who He Is

“How small, of all that human hearts endure, that part which laws or kings can cause or cure.” When Samuel Johnson wrote those measured words of welcome consolation, kings generally behaved with more restraint than...

Police At Standing Rock: Stand Down

Police at Standing Rock: Professionalism requires deescalation on your part. This dispute is in no way worth you injuring or killing a protester or getting harmed yourself for that matter. Even if you think your...

TGIF: The FBI Is Not Your Friend

One of the unfortunate ironies of the manufactured "Russiagate" controversy is the perception of the FBI as a friend of liberty and justice. But the FBI has never been a friend of liberty and...

Will Grigg’s Tom Joad Test

Police began to patrol the neighborhood around 11 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, 2017. There was a report of a dispute at a house party in the Dallas, Texas suburb of Balch Springs. Prompted by...
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