Tag Archive for liberties

Where We’re Headed…

I have a feeling that Refusenik types like me will be the next crop to be harvested. (The first being overt “threats” to the government.) Everything’s already in place; the circle is closing. Soon it will be impossible to pretend we still live in an even semi-free country.  I try to practice avoidance – for…

Dealing With Holiday Roadblocks

You can avoid being felt-up or scanned (for now) if you avoid flying, but that doesn’t mean you’re not subject to similarly random – and just as intimidating – random stops out on the road. As the holidays approach, your local police will likely be stepping up the use of “sobriety checkpoints” – and random…

I Guess The Terrorists Like Us Now…

I guess the terrorists like us now. I mean, we were told after 9/11 that they attacked because they “hate us for our freedoms.”  Remember that? Well, since we’re not very free these days, the terrorists must not have a bone to pick anymore. Right? Consider: * Our calls and e-mails and web browsing habits…