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Boiling the Frog

by Jeff Thomas via International Man “There was, of course, no way of knowing whether you were being watched at any given moment. How often, or on what system, The Thought Police plugged in on any individual wire was guesswork. It was even conceivable that they watched everybody all the time. But at any rate, […]

Equality and Fairness for All but Property Owners

by Laurence M. Vance via Mises Institute The grossly misnamed Equality Act is a government attack on the rights of private property, freedom of assembly, freedom of association, free enterprise, and freedom of contract. According to the official summary of bill (H.R.5): This bill prohibits discrimination based on sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity in […]

“Capitalism Has Failed”

by Jeff Thomas via International Man Today, more than at any time previously, Westerners are justifying a move toward collectivist thinking with the phrase, “Capitalism has failed.” In response to this, conservative thinkers offer a knee-jerk reaction that collectivism has also had a dismal record of performance. Neither group tends to gain any ground with […]

US Surveillance Bill 6666: The Devil in the Details

by Dr. Joseph Mercola STORY-AT-A-GLANCE H.R. 6666, the COVID-19 Testing, Reaching And Contacting Everyone (TRACE) Act, was introduced and referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, May 1, 2020, by Rep. Bobby Rush, D-III The bill, had it passed, would have authorized the CDC to award grants for testing, contact tracing, monitoring and […]

How We Will Win

by Jeff Deist via Mises Institute You do not defend a world that is already lost. When was it lost? That you cannot say precisely. It is a point for the revolutionary historian to ponder. We know only that it was surrendered peacefully, without a struggle, almost unawares. There was no day, no hour, no […]

The Tyrant Says He Means Well

by Adam Dick via Ron Paul Institute Tyrants just about always say they mean well in imposing tyranny. Sweeping prohibitions, coupled with harsh enforcement, the tyrants say, are necessary to advance important conditions, such as health, economic wellbeing, or defense from an enemy’s menace. So it goes as well with United States President Joe Biden […]

Regulatory Capture is Killing Us, and We Are Two Steps Away from the Totalitarian Fascist Regulatory States of America

by James Lyons-Weiler via Popular Rationalism From the EPA to the FDA, the massive influence of corporations on the agencies tasked with regulating them has proven to be a deadly experiment in American-Style Fascism. When the airline industry has a disaster, it goes under review by the National Transportation Safety Board. When corporations dump a […]

The Sandcastle

Fascism is capitalism in decline. by Jeff Thomas via International Man The decline from democracy to tyranny is both a natural and inevitable one. That’s not a pleasant thought to have to consider, but it’s a fact, nonetheless. In every case, a democracy will deteriorate as the result of the electorate accepting the loss of […]

Mapped: Economic Freedom Around the World

by Anshool Deshmukh via Visual Capitalist Mapped: Economic Freedom Around the World How would you define a country’s economic freedom? The cornerstones of economic freedom by most measures are personal choice, voluntary exchange, independence to compete in markets, and security of the person and privately-owned property. Simply put, it is about the quality of political […]

Stuck Here with Biden and You

Awesome! Piper James just released a new song that is a parody of the classic 70’s hit Stuck in the Middle by Stealers Wheel. This song is priceless. Piper tells it like it is and pulls no punches. He sings what the corporate media and mainstream journalists will never say. I definitely feel your pain […]

Reduce Expectations of Government

by Ron Paul via Ron Paul Institute Inflation was an unwelcome guest at this year’s Thanksgiving gatherings. According to the Farm Bureau, a traditional Thanksgiving meal cost 14 percent more in 2021 than the same meal cost in 2020. Many families went without certain Thanksgiving favorites — or limited their guests — to reduce costs […]