Category Archives: libertarian thought

Immigration hurts secessionist movements

Localism is a good thing. Greater autonomy for distinct regions generally leads to more liberty. Even if specific regions trample upon human rights, their smaller geographical area makes it easier for those who feel oppressed to move to another region. … Continue reading

Posted in immigration/ Hispanics, libertarian thought | 23 Comments

OKC memorial

In a somewhat seedy section of Oklahoma City, near the bus station, stand the Oklahoma City Memorial and museum. The Alfred P. Murrah building, according to Wikipedia… … contained regional offices for the Social Security Administration, the United States Secret … Continue reading

Posted in crime and violence, libertarian thought | 5 Comments

The plastic recycling crisis

Via blogragu, I found this article about China’s recent refusal to accept American plastics for recycling. According to Quartz: The drop-off in Chinese demand, and the lack of immediately accessible alternatives, could hit American cities hard, says Quartz’s contact in … Continue reading

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We pay for diversity with our freedom

Tom Cushing is up in arms because Sgt. Ed Mullins of the NYPD has opined that we must prove we’re innocent or be presumed guilty, and that this is the price we pay to live in a free society. Cushing … Continue reading

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“Strike The Root” finally gets it

I’ve been reading, off and on, the excellent anarcho-libertarian site strike-the-root. Years ago I used to participate in its forums, where I would express my views on whatever topic was at hand. My opinions on racial inequality were unwelcome. Anarcho-libertarians … Continue reading

Posted in libertarian thought, racial differences and how they manifest themselves/race science | 11 Comments

Prad Pitt: Right, but for the wrong reasons

Actor Brad Pitt has thrown his weight behind a documentary that blasts the American War on Drugs. According to Reuters: (Reuters) – Brad Pitt has thrown his weight behind a documentary that blasts America’s 40-year war on drugs as a … Continue reading

Posted in libertarian thought, shenanigans of the Left and of non-white activists | 2 Comments

Again: The limits of verbal thinking

I just read a very good article about the pros and cons of legal prostitution. It is written from a libertarian point of view and pertains to other issues as well. I strongly recommend it, even if just to exercise … Continue reading

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30 days in jail for collecting rain water in Oregon

An Oregon man has been sentenced to 30 days in jail for collecting rain water, and snow run-off, on his own property. CNS news reports that… A rural Oregon man was sentenced Wednesday to 30 days in jail and over … Continue reading

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Should sex-offenders be allowed to use Facebook?

There has been some controversy regarding the use of social networks by sex-offenders. If I had to venture a guess as to what percentage of Americans would instinctively, and emphatically, answer “no” to this questions, I’d say it would hover … Continue reading

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The Bill of Whites

The Federal government has been whittling away at our constitutional rights for decades now. Some might say it has been doing so for centuries. Our struggle for liberty has seen ups and downs, to be sure. In some ways, Americans … Continue reading

Posted in freedom of speech issues, immigration/ Hispanics, libertarian thought | 1 Comment