Police Militarization a Huge Threat to Liberty

“In time of actual war, great discretionary powers are constantly given to the Executive Magistrate. Constant apprehension of War, has the same tendency to render the head too large for the body. A standing military force, with an overgrown Executive will not long be safe companions to liberty. The means of defense against foreign danger,…

If Not Government, Then Who?

  Hello internet friends and enemies! It has been about a month or more since my last posting, and I am not too happy about that. Today I woke up feeling pretty good, so I figured I’d give this another go. My roommate and I were having a debate last night over a beer (or…

Bundy Ranch Standoff: An Overview

  By now, you have probably heard about the events in Nevada regarding rancher Cliven Bundy and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). If not, here are the basics: Build Up Cliven Bundy and his family have worked land called the Bunkerville allotment since 1887, when Bundy’s grandfather bought the rights to do so. This…

Something Personal

If you are looking to read political commentary on a specific issue, go ahead and stop. This is a therapeutic post. I have been in somewhat of a writing slump the last week. I have started three or four drafts on various topics, but I just cannot muster the drive to complete them. I try…

Discrimination? Let the Free Market Decide

A large number of people are outraged at the recent laws proposed in multiple states that would allow business owners to deny service to anyone that they had a deeply religious difference with. This, of course, means homosexual couples or individuals could be denied service by a business owner on the basis of religious belief.…

The War on Drugs as Political Theatre

Great news! The top drug smuggling king pin, El Chapo,┬áhas been captured thanks to the hard work and dedication of Mexican forces in cooperation with the US Drug Enforcement Agency! Thank goodness for the “War on Drugs”! Go America! Go democracy! …right? Well, not quite. This news comes a little over a month after it…

The Fed’s Plan to Destroy Free Press

“Our liberty depends on the freedom of the press, and that cannot be limited without being lost.” This statement was written by Thomas Jefferson in 1786, and still rings true today. In fact, I would argue this statement holds more significance now more than any other time in our history. Here’s why: Over the past…

Staying Positive in The Liberty Movement

Let’s face it. Advocating for the message of liberty can be downright exhausting and, at times, seem hopeless. There are so many issues facing our world today; a large majority stemming from government injustice and corruption. These entities are so large, so numerous, and so secretive that voicing your opinion against them often feels hollow.…

Why Liberty Matters to Me

It has taken me quite some time to get the nerve to sit down and actually publish something on this blog of mine. I tossed around ideas in my brain; mentally organizing them from best to worst, thinking of what exactly I wanted to get across in that particular post, and most of all, not…