America’s New Normal: Mass Surveillance, Secret Courts and Death to Whistleblowers

June 11, 2013 in News

John W. Whitehead | There is a deep and abiding sense of unease permeating American society. From the IRS targeting politically conservative groups to the Department of Justice targeting journalists for surveillance, from the revelation that the National Security Agency (NSA) is tracking the telephone calls…

Giraldi: “The New World Order is Unimpeachable”

May 23, 2013 in News

Philip Giraldi | Sinclair Lewis once wrote that if fascism ever comes to the United States it will be wrapped in the American flag and carrying a cross. Lewis might have been describing our contemporary “political Christians,” the mostly evangelicals who believe that Washington has a manifest destiny…

Outgoing IRS Chief: Taxes are Voluntary

May 21, 2013 in News

Spread Liberty News | On Friday, former acting IRS Commissioner Steve Miller, testifying before the House Ways and Means Committee, said that America’s tax system is “voluntary.” During the hearing, Rep. Devin Nunes (D-CA) said in passing that the U.S. tax code is a “voluntary system.”

The IRS’s Job Is To Violate Our Liberties

May 20, 2013 in News

Ron Paul | “What do you expect when you target the President?” This is what an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) agent allegedly said to the head of a conservative organization that was being audited after calling for the impeachment of then-President Clinton.

Sheldon Richman on Guns, Income Tax, Voluntaryism and Peace

April 17, 2013 in TOR Blog, TOR TV

TOR TV | Sheldon Richman on “The Absurdity of Universal Background Checks,” gun control, the legal, rational and moral arguments for the right to self defense, the immorality of the income tax, practical anarchy and much more.