Monthly Archives: November 2013

Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-44B: Tranzis, Communists, Tyrants

East Asian Front – Tranzis and Communists Coercion and Abuses Remain at Core of China’s Birth-Limitation Policy (CNSNews.com) Nathan: What WOULD be a proper “birth policy” for any nation or government to have?  “Let  them alone.”  Let the parents decide … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-44A: Abominable Act – ObummerCare and more

Abominable Act (ObummerCare) Students at historically black college in Maryland lash out at Obama (The Blaze) Nathan: They don’t blame him for having the Abominable Act written and signing it into law, they blame him for not doing something NOW … Continue reading

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ObummerCare and Politics 2013

Abominable Act (ObummerCare) – Politics 2013 Bill Clinton, other Democrats distance themselves from Obamacare (Washington Times) In a startling rebuke to President Obama, former President Bill Clinton and other Democrats picked apart Obamacare on Tuesday as privacy concerns about the program’s website … Continue reading

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Anthony Gregory’s “Fictionalized Surveillance State”

The fictionalized surveillance state (Independent Institute, by Anthony Gregory) “Public attitudes toward government spying have correlated to popular cultural trends ever since the 1821 publication of The Spy: A Tale of Neutral Ground, the first American spy novel written by … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-43D: Beer

Beer Excise Tax Awaits Changes (Daily Policy Digest) There are two competing bills going through Congress right now. The Brewers Excise and Economic Relief Act (BEER) Act would halve the standard excise tax rate for beer sold in the United … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-43C: Stupid governments and people

East Asian front – Stupid government Report: Dozens executed in North Korea “for watching foreign films” (Daily Telegraph) “Eighty people have been executed by firing squad in North Korea for watching foreign films, it has been claimed. South Korea’s JoongAng … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-43B: Stupid people?

Inventions and technology – Stupid people? This Company Has Developed an Electronic ‘Backpack’ That Installs on a Cockroach Allowing Its Movements to be Controlled With an iPhone (The Blaze) Mama’s Note: Falls into the category of: just because we can? … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-43A: Self Defense

Self defense – Stupid government Maryland:  USAF sergeant charged with murder for shooting home invaders (Political Outcast) [A USAF technical sergeant has been arrested after shooting and killing a man who broke into his house after being denied access to … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-42E: Liberty attacked and defended

Stupid government – Theft by government Feds Spend $1.7 Million To Attract ‘Potential’ Foreign Investment to Ohio (CNSNews.com) Nathan: Whoops!  Where is THIS authorized by the Federal constitution?  Where is this JUSTIFIED by any sane person or reason?  Honestly, folks, … Continue reading

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Home Front: Evil Cops in America

A series of articles in the media this week points out what should be an obvious fact:  one of the greatest DIRECT threats to American lives and liberties is an “Institution” that we have created and harbor in our very … Continue reading

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