James Bovard: The ‘you are the government’ canard

April 17, 2013 in News

Traces of Reality | In his continuing campaign to subvert the Second Amendment, President Obama recently unveiled one of the oldest tricks in the demagogue playbook. Speaking in Colorado, he declared that since America is a democracy, people had…

Obama: Government Tyranny Impossible Because ‘Government Is Us’

April 5, 2013 in News

Ben Shapiro | In his big pitch in Colorado on Wednesday for further gun control, President Obama made an astonishing statement about gun rights advocates’ fears of governmental gun seizures. He said that such worries would just feed “into fears…

Is Nullification Unconstitutional?

February 7, 2013 in News

Thomas E. Woods TomWoods.com February 7, 2013   Now on some level, we shouldn’t care: resisting violent people who claim the right to expropriate you and force you around is [...]

Uncle Sam, Give Us Your Guns

January 26, 2013 in News

Taki’s Magazine | Barack Obama approves of this plan, and on January 16 he posed for pictures with children to prove it. (Incidentally, he also signed 23 executive orders that apparently had something to do with guns…or whatever.)

Former Presidents Keep Screwing American Taxpayers Even Out of Office

January 18, 2013 in News

The New American | Capitalizing on a little-noticed component of the federal budget, a number of former U.S. presidents are enjoying the retirement benefit of millions of taxpayer dollars, including expenses for rent, postage, phone, and office staff, and even their satellite television bills.

Senators Got 154-Page ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Bill 3 Minutes Before Voting on It

January 5, 2013 in News

CNS News | The U.S. Senate voted 89-8 to approve legislation to avoid the fiscal cliff despite having only 3 minutes to read the 154-page bill and budget score.

Postal employees stole millions in federal checks

December 20, 2012 in News

Washington Guardian | Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night could stop these postal employees from stealing checks.

Kerry and Rice: The Washington Bait and Switch

December 18, 2012 in News

Lew Rockwell.com | Over the past few weeks several otherwise reasonable foreign policy “realists” around Washington have been — mostly in behind the scenes discussion groups — hoping against hope that the Susan Rice float to replace Secretary of State Hillary Clinton would crash and burn.

Is America Too Big?

December 15, 2012 in News

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Obama’s Cabinet to be reshaped in second term

December 8, 2012 in News

Reuters | U.S. President Barack Obama is likely to radically reshape his Cabinet and senior advisers at the start of his second term In January, as many trusted officials step down after long tenures through stressful periods at top jobs.