Monthly Archives: April 2018

The Dangers of Democracy

My friend Michael Gaddy posted something a short while ago on Facebook which is the inspiration for what you are about to read. Mr. Gaddy posed the following question for his friends to consider, “If all potential voters had to … Continue reading

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Death By A Thousand Cuts

I know there must be some people who think that I am some kind of a nut job extremist, so I want to take a moment to talk about extremes. Is taking things to extremes always a bad thing? I’d … Continue reading

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Why Do You Consent To Tyranny?

“The only idea they have ever manifested as to what is a government of consent, is this — that it is one to which everybody must consent, or be shot.” ~Lysander Spooner~ On January 19, 1979 I raised my right … Continue reading

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When The Law Enslaves You

What is lawful and what isn’t; that is the subject I would like to discuss today. Imagine, if you will, that your government passed a law requiring that every man, woman, and child living in America drink one 8 oz … Continue reading

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Perspective

In a recent move the President ordered 4,000 National Guardsmen to the city of Boston, Massachusetts, to work in conjunction with local government and law enforcement officials to restore order after tax protestors engaged in a series of violent protests … Continue reading

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In Response to the Recent Attack Upon Syria

Last week President Trump ordered the U.S. military to conduct strikes against sites in Syria that had been identified as possible locations for the production or storage of chemical weapons; the very weapons Syrian President Assad is accused of using … Continue reading

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In Honor Of Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday

A short time ago someone prefaced their comments on one of my articles with, “The problem with all you Republicans is…” and they then went on to provide a laundry lists of things they felt were the problem with those … Continue reading

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Pop Goes the Weasel

“A standing military force, with an overgrown Executive will not long be safe companions to liberty.” ~James Madison~ “The Congress shall have the power to … raise and support Armies, but no Appropriation of Money to that Use shall be … Continue reading

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