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How Government Created the Myth of Adolescence and the Terrible Consequences
December 03, 2017
Why are teens so angsty and rebellious? Because they are biologically adults, being treated like children. ...
Where the Government Fear-Porn Propaganda Industry is Headed
December 02, 2017
The first step, create a monster. The second step, use that monster to scare people into giving you power. ...
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Sexual Assault Storm Tells us Something Else About Power
November 30, 2017
Let's talk about power. The way I see it, there are basically two types of power, political and economic. You can wield power through the government, or through your giant bank account. ...
The Problem Isn’t Robots, The Problem is Attitude
November 29, 2017
The government plan creates no new wealth. They simply redistribute existing wealth through a basic income. This is an opportunity for humanity to use 30% of their productive time in exciting new endeavors. If we let the government have their way, they will des ...
How to Leave the 9-5 Job Behind for the Modern Economy
November 28, 2017
You can't ignore the facts. That traditional model of employment so many Americans sought in the past, is giving way to something new. ...
Anarchy: How a Region of Somalia Just Solidified Its Independence
November 26, 2017
Somaliland was an isolated separatist region of a war-torn vacuum of power. Now, they are positioned to become the next Dubai. ...
100 billion reasons to have non-reportable assets
November 25, 2017
Estimates vary for the amount of money the government will bring in through this theft; the lowest amount I’ve seen is $100 billion (again, an enormous sum in Saudi Arabia). The Wall Street Journal reported that the Saudi government is targeting as much ...
Macy’s Parade Security Used to Promote Surveillance and Police State
November 24, 2017
The Police Cheif bragged that every inch of the city was covered by at least one security camera. He chuckled that there is not a corner you could find to escape being filmed. ...
How Communism Almost Prevented The First Thanksgiving
November 23, 2017
When settlers first arrived at Plymouth, their first attempts to survive were disastrous. ...
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Why Rule of Law is the Most Important Product
November 22, 2017
Industries are routinely upset by new technologies. Rule of law is a product in need of innovation. The way to govern a society needs some experimentation to improve it. ...
The Real Reason the Media Pushes “Sexual Liberation”
November 20, 2017
Individual freedom terrifies those in power. But it is an innate desire that cannot be suppressed. Therefore the media attempts to replace the drive for personal liberation with sexual liberation. ...
What National Review Gets Wrong About the Opioid Crisis and the War on Drugs
November 18, 2017
The situation, then, will truly be out of control. The Cartel presence in the U.S. will become massive, and ubiquitous, as black market heroin profits will soar, corrupting law enforcement, the political class, and everyone standing to cash in. The United Stat ...
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Sex, Power, and Consent: How to Interpret the Media Frenzy Around Sexual Assault
November 17, 2017
The way the government treats the citizens is the exact same way sexual predators treat their victims. ...
Warning: One of These Monopolies is Going to Control You
November 16, 2017
Why are governments so interested in breaking up monopolies? To protect the biggest monopoly of all, the government. ...
America is Too Big, Like Going to a Restaurant with 20 Friends
November 15, 2017
It is a nightmare. And you don't have to do it. ...
The Whiskey Rebellion: How Brand New America Tore Up The Bill of Rights
November 13, 2017
223 years ago today, "The Dreadful Night" occurred in Western Pennsylvania, after an uprising called The Whiskey Rebellion. ...
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You Won’t Believe The Nerve of These Three Government Officials
November 10, 2017
The problem with government is it elevates people to positions of power over their fellow citizens. And all too often, these people take advantage of their status. ...
Thousands of Americans renounced their citizenship. Again
November 09, 2017
The primary driver behind this is taxes, plain and simple. ...
Victim Blame: Media Suggests Rand Paul Deserved To Be Attacked
November 08, 2017
And if the nonchalant attitude of the media wasn't enough, GQ published a piece called Rand Paul Sounds Like the Worst Guy to Have as a Neighbor. That's it. Blame the victim. Rand Paul deserved to be attacked because he is an annoying neighbor. ...
Here’s How to Deal With Overpopulation
November 07, 2017
Anytime someone in an elite or powerful position starts saying the population is too high we should get worried. You can bet it isn't their friends and family that they are talking about overpopulating the Earth. ...
How Insurance Companies Could Easily Replace Government
November 06, 2017
Chubb provides extra protection to the homes they insure in certain zip codes that are prone to wildfires. They get private firefighters on the scene before the building catches. This means instead of being left with a pile of ashes and a check to go about the ...
Journal Claims Boys’ Advantage in Physics Comes Down to Peeing
November 04, 2017
Now we know that boys' natural advantage in physics comes from peeing. A scholarly article has detailed the theory. The authors suggest that boys gain a practical knowledge of the physics of projectile arcs by having the natural opportunity to manipulate arcs o ...
Tea Party Lawsuits Over IRS Targeting Settled for Peanuts
November 02, 2017
The Department of Justice has settled a class-action lawsuit brought by Tea Party groups from across the country. The government has admitted that what happened was a violation of rights. ...
Whitefish Scandal Shows Government Takes Advantage When Needed Most
November 01, 2017
Just when people need the government most, is when you will find politicians at their sleaziest. ...
What Kentucky’s Retirement Rush Says About The Future of State Pensions
October 31, 2017
Just because a Ponzi scheme is run by a government doesn't mean it won't collapse. ...
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Prostitution, Free Speech, and a Veteran Memorial: 3 Interesting Court Cases
October 30, 2017
Some people have too much time on their hands and are just looking for things to be offended about. ...
Why You Need to Stop Writing Articles That Tell Me To Stop Doing Things
October 29, 2017
There's no reason to go out of your way to be offensive, but there is also no reason to worry about normal behavior being interpreted as offensive. ...
How the Blockchain Can Free You From The Banking Industry
October 27, 2017
In principle, cryptocurrencies are the best way for people to take back their freedom to act in their own best interests, without relying on manipulative banks. ...
What Freedom and Successful Relationships Have in Common
October 25, 2017
You deserve to get as much as you give in any relationship. ...
A Communist Utopia (Funded By Capitalism)
October 23, 2017
Twin Oaks is an "intentional community" in Virginia. It is one of the oldest successful communes in America because it's not really a commune. ...
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This Is How Tyranny Rises and Freedom Falls: The Experiment in Freedom Is Failing
October 22, 2017
We’re being subjected to the oldest con game in the books, the magician’s sleight of hand that keeps you focused on the shell game in front of you while your wallet is being picked clean by ruffians in your midst. ...
3 Stories That Show Big Brother is Alive and Well
October 21, 2017
The United Kingdom actually proposed jailing anyone who even views extremist content online for up to 15 years! ...
Bring Out The Gimp: Everybody Loves Hitler
October 18, 2017
Hitler is a one-size-fits-all kinda guy. He's always on time, never complains and works for free. The perfect Government stooge. ...
Does Individual Sovereignty Pre-empt Abusive Government?
October 17, 2017
Once you accept that you are not sovereign, it is just a matter of maneuvering for governments to do whatever they want. ...
Media: Islamic Faith Prevents Sexual Assault
October 16, 2017
The propaganda machine is firing on all cylinders. Harvey Weinstein must have pissed someone off to be sacrificed by the elite. Perhaps it was a religious sacrifice of sorts. One arm of the propaganda machine is pushing the idea that adherence to the Islamic re ...
How “Seasteading” Might Just Solve All the World’s Problems (Book Review)
October 15, 2017
The biggest takeaway is how remarkably unimaginative world leaders currently are. Quirk's book presents countless technologies and businesses which are solving the world's biggest problems. ...
Survey Find Americans’ Views on Free Speech is a Whole Bunch of Crazy
October 14, 2017
The biggest thing this survey proves is that Orwellian double-speak is working. ...
Power Corrupts: A Culture of Compliance Breeds Despots and Predators
October 12, 2017
However, it takes a culture of entitlement and a nation of compliant, willfully ignorant, politically divided citizens to provide the foundations of tyranny. ...
Media Says You’re to Blame for Shootings Unless You Report Odd Behavior
October 11, 2017
If someone seems angry and disgruntled now, imagine how they will feel after you report them as a suspected terrorist. ...
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Hollywood’s War on Humanity
October 10, 2017
Overpopulation isn't the problem. The boring, unimaginative little monsters that rule over us are. And their disdain for the average person is crystal clear.  ...
How Trump Keeps the Government on Your Mind
October 09, 2017
Trump was a genius move to make everyone pay attention on a daily basis. His unwavering presence represents the government's intrusion into your daily life. Not physically, but mentally. ...
Warning: Legal Racket Robs Elderly of Property and Rights
October 08, 2017
Corruption and racketeering invoke images of the mafia, drugs, violence, and connected judges or politicians. But sometimes organized crime covers more mundane businesses than nightclubs and casinos. ...
How Trolls Use Patent Law to Make an Easy Buck
October 06, 2017
Patent trolls are businesses which own patents for the sole purpose of litigation. They don't make their money from producing whatever the patent secures. They make their money suing companies for patent infringement. ...
Everything You Need to Know About the Catalan Independence Referendum
October 05, 2017
The response of the Spanish government is perplexing. They basically strengthened the resolve of the Catalans to remove themselves from an aggressive and violent subjugator. The Spanish government's response was reminiscent of military dictator Francisco Franco ...
Is it Wrong to Question the Official Story When Tragedy Strikes?
October 04, 2017
The media says, "Jump." And the public responds in unison, "How high?" ...
Honest Philanthropy in a Place You Might Not Expect
October 03, 2017
Fortunately in India charity is not regulated, at least not yet. The profound experience I had at the Sikh temple was watching 100,000 people eat for free through volunteer labor and donations. ...
“We Can’t Wait for Government.” Pop Star Daddy Yankee Saves Puerto Rican Food Bank and Delivers Aid
October 02, 2017
Puerto Rican native and pop star Daddy Yankee delivered what FEMA, and the government of Puerto Rico could not. ...
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Studies Confirm, Free People are Happier
September 30, 2017
If you don't feel free, chances are you don't feel happy either. ...
How Everything is Racist, And You’re a Terrible Person
September 29, 2017
I mean it's so obvious that Dr. Suess was a racist. He clearly thought star-bellied Sneetches were better than plain-bellied Sneetches. They were so privileged walking around with those stars on their bellies. And then, when the plain-bellied Sneetches started ...
Canada Investigates “Climate Change Deniers”
September 28, 2017
Canada spent 14 months investigating a source of “climate change denial research”. The investigation was discontinued only because of limited resources of the Competition Bureau. Yes, Canada has a Competition Bureau. ...
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