Tag Archive for tyranny

Tyranny For Profit

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Tyranny seems to be as much about getting rich as it is about getting power. There is the example of Michael Chertoff, ex-Oberstgruppenfuhrer of the Heimatsicherheitsdeinst – who made millions via the TSA porno scanners which are now part of the Submission Training every American who wishes to fly must endure. The maker of the…

A Nation of Cringing Wretches….

I’ve yet to be fingerprinted. Probably you’ve never been fingerprinted, either. In fact, the majority of Americans (excepting those who volunteered for the military or who’ve applied for a concealed weapons permit – both voluntary choices) have likely never been “inked.” And for good reason. You used to have to break the law – and…

What Happened?

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Watch old movies – you know, from the ’80s – and you’ll get a few snapshots in passing about how free we used to be, only 25 years ago – even though in those days we weren’t “fighting” for it in foreign lands and being over-run with Rules, Procedures and such like back in the…

Thoughts on Heaf Cayuh “reform”

People talk pro and con about Obamacare but the¬†philosophical question – the principle – at issue is: What’s the legitimate role of government?¬† I believe its role should be preventing us from physically harming (or defrauding) one another, maintaining a court/legal system to see that the processes needed for the foregoing are administered fairly and…

The Question…

The question isn’t whether you’re a liberal or conservative. Who can say what either of those labels means anymore? Like “Christian,” a liberal (or a conservative) can be anything he wants to be and still claim the label. The question, I think, is whether you’re an authoritarian. It is a question that neatly cleaves one…