Tag: Freedom

Rape of the Mind

Political Propaganda is the management of collective attitudes by the manipulation of the masses toward a certain cause, position or political agenda. Or as Adolf Hitler wrote in Mein Kampf, “the art of propaganda consists in putting a matter so…

A Study in Progressivism

Progressivism is a reform movement that began in the late 19th century during which leading intellectuals and social reforms sought to address the economic, political, and cultural questions that had been brought about by the Industrial Revolution. It was a total…

Independence Day

  July 4th is commonly known as Independence Day of the United States as on this day United States got freedom from the bondages of the United Kingdom. On July 4th 1776, the Continental Congress approved the Declaration of Independence.  Freedom has its…

Wisdom Is Greater Than Knowledge

An individual commented on an article I posted saying that “in order to truly fight the demogogues you must be bipartisan.”  He then accused this web site of being a “poser, propagating an agenda, the pot calling the kettle black.”  I prefer to think of…

A Libertarian Perspective on Freedom

Johann von Goethe once wrote, “None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.” Goethe’s statement perfectly captures the plight of the American people in our time. That’s one of the principal challenges that we libertarians…

THE BLACK ROBE REGIMENT

History is selectively taught and I can almost guarantee that nowhere in our children’s history books is written the truth of our nation’s founding. The Black Robe Regiment was a name the British bestowed upon the clergy during the American Revolution.    They  saw…

Remembering Those Who Have Sacrificed

“Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.”  John 15:13 Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, was  created as an occasion to honor those who have paid the  ultimate price to ensure…

Collectivism: A Tool Of Tyrants

Tyranny thrives by feeding on human necessity.  It examines what sustains us, what we hope for, what we desire and what we love, and it uses those needs as leverage against us.   “Community vs. Collectivism“ by Brandon Smith. Collectivism is…

Why We’re Losing Liberty

Was the Constitution written in a way that was designed to protect freedom and limit the government’s size? Has it been effective in doing that? And what’s the Supreme Court’s record when it comes to protecting our rights? Robert George,…

Pointless Tyrannical Regulations

Too many government regulations today are pointless and prevent us from doing our jobs according to Charles Murray, the W.H. Brady Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. In his latest book, By the People: Rebuilding Liberty Without Permission, Murray advises…

NEVER THIS DAY!

Yes I was there in David’s day when Israel’s honor had faded gray.  I saw the shame of blunted swords;  I watched them flinch from boastful words. As Goliath raged in heathen pride, Saul’s army quailed; their faith had died. …

What Kind of Man?

One of the strangest periods of Roman history was the period right before the republic collapsed and became an empire. The Romans, not known for losing, during this period lost nearly everything they put their hands on. Catiline nearly overthrew…