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A Tale of Two President’s

You can say what you will about George W Bush, but one thing you CAN’T say is that his presidency looked anything like what we are currently experiencing with Obama. Sure, both presidents like spending tax payer dollars. Both presidents have been fond of bigger, more invasive, more controlling government; …

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Domestic Politics

Gay Marriage: What It Means for the USA

There is a lot of conjecture across the nation on what gay marriage really means for our country. Many articles claim to be unbiased, many make no claims and simply state their feelings. Today we are going to look at four areas that involve gay marriage and the positives and …

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Why Liberty Lives in New Hampshire

In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I am joined by Mike Vine of the Free State Project to discuss the film “101 Reasons Liberty Lives in New Hampshire.” Mike describes how he became a libertarian at the young age of 13, and what eventually drove him to move to New Hampshire …

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Lions of Liberty Interview with Activist Jay Beeber on How to Fight Local Tyranny

In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I am joined by Jay Beeber, a libertarian activist in Marc’s home city of Los Angeles, who is best known for getting the red light camera program shut down in the city. Jay describes how he became involved in the red …

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Domestic Politics

Ron Paul: Our Liberties Under Attack

If Americans were honest with themselves they would acknowledge that the Republic is no more. We now live in a police state. If we do not recognize and resist this development, freedom and prosperity for all Americans will continue to deteriorate. All liberties in America today are under siege. It …

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This Just In: Lesser of Two Evils, Still Evil

Frustration is an understatement. I am sick and tired of normally intelligent people losing their minds when election season comes around. Elected officials and other public figures that these folks have had serious issues with for months all of a sudden become palatable enough to cast a vote for, simply …

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Cruz Courts Liberty Movement in Iowa

Tea Party champion and conservative firebrand Ted Cruz may be ready to embrace his libertarian side – and he may need to, if he hopes to find a path from Iowa to the White House. As it turns out, the death of the Liberty Movement in Iowa may have been …

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“Tax Hike” Mike Huckabee: Too Liberal For Conservatives?

The 2015 political season kicked off with a bombshell hitting the 2016 GOP Primary field, with former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee announcing that he would be leaving his Fox News program to explore a run for president. This announcement comes at a time when the GOP primary field is as …

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There Is No “Free” Lunch

The Obama administration is destroying our children’s futures. There is no way to give everyone free everything and not seriously damage the middle class of tomorrow. Taxes will be raised to unsustainable levels and our kids and grandkids will be forced to make decisions to roll back and fix all …

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The True Message From the Speaker’s Vote

Speaker John Boehner recently won re-election for another term as the Speaker of the House of Representatives. He even won more comfortably than his last election. The Speaker’s vote also reveals that Boehner may be gone as soon as 2017. Here’s the math: Boehner received 216 out of 408 votes …

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Domestic Politics

You Are Perfectly Free to Say Nice Things

Continuing in its fifth year, the Broadsides series published by Encounter Books consists of paperback pamphlets modeled on 18th-century political pamphlets such as The Federalist Papers and Thomas Paine’s Common Sense. Short and accessible, polemical and jargon-free, speedily produced and mass-marketed, these pamphlets examine any number of policy issues from …

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The Betrayal of the American Right

Published in 1979, the famous free-market economist Murray Rothbard wrote this masterpiece on how the Republican Party lost its way, betraying principle. In order to revive the principles of limited government and a non-aggressive foreign policy, conservatives such as Senator Taft, Goldwater, and President Reagan led coalitions against the establishment. …

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Huckabee won’t back down on same-sex marriage stance

[…] community that supports Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky, is even less kind to Huckabee, referring to him in a Jan. 10 article as “Tax Hike Mike” and “A liberal in…

Conservative Rebel

Let me be the first to thank you for such a great article explaining what I've been trying to tell people. Glenn has gone over the deep end with this…

Dano

Although I agree we need to end the IRS and the current tax system. There is a better system than the proposed "Fair Tax". The four canons of a "just"…

Jean in TN

Mike Huckabee is not a conservative; he only played one on TV. You can also add to the above the fact that just last year he campaigned for Senator Lamar…

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Taxing and Spending Mike Huckabee has been portrayed as a "big government liberal" or "RINO" by his opponents but was the only Presidential candidate who spoke out against the TARP…

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Interview with Kerry Bentivolio

Today, Liberty Conservatives founder Gavin interviewed outgoing Congressman Kerry Bentivolio of Michigan’s 11th district, who is perhaps best known for his career as a reindeer farmer and part-time Santa Claus prior to being elected to Congress almost by accident after an unusual primary season in the district. During this interview, …

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Paul Broun Interview

Today, Liberty Conservatives founder Gavin interviewed retiring Congressman Paul Broun of Georgia’s 10th district, who served as a resolute advocate of individual liberty and fiscal responsibility throughout his career in the House of Representatives. During the interview, they discussed a variety of issues including monetary policy, executive amnesty, Ron Paul, …

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Walter Block Interview

Today, Liberty Conservatives founder Gavin interviewed Walter Block, an award-winning economist and professor from Loyola University-New Orleans. They discussed a number of vital issues of interest to the liberty movement, such as monetary policy, roads and Rand Paul. This interview continues our ongoing series featuring a range of influential free …

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Interview with Steve Horwitz

Today, Liberty Conservatives founder Gavin interviewed Steve Horwitz, an award-winning economist and professor from St. Lawrence University. They discussed a number of important issues within the liberty movement, such as free banking, the gold standard and the political process. This is the first in a series of interviews we are …

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The Real Story Behind the Riots, Legalized Plunder

Just last month my friend and photo radar expert Shawn Dow told me that the real reason behind the police protests in Ferguson was the automatic ticketing photo radar machines that had been put in place by local governments to raise revenue.  This has caused incredible harm on the poor …

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Rand Paul Goes “Gowdy” on EEOC Nominee, Tom Harkin

Recently, Senator Rand Paul questioned Equal Employment Opportunity Commission nominee P. David Lopez about baseless harassment of small businesses. Then he got into it with Senator Tom Harkin. If you are a fan of Trey Gowdy’s brilliant interrogations during committee hearings, you are going to love this video!

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The Absurd Attack on Rand Paul via Association with Judge Napolitano

The leftist website Media Matters has published a hit piece on Kentucky GOP Senator Rand Paul. In the article they attempt to smear Senator Paul by exposing his relationship with Fox News Contributor and former New Jersey Superior Court Judge Andrew Napolitano. Senator Paul wrote the foreword for Judge Napolitano’s …

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Rand Paul Boosts GOP Senate Candidates

Rand Paul’s leadership political action committee, RAND PAC, is launching ad buys on behalf of several Republican Senate candidates in tight races. RAND PAC had $242,000 cash on hand as of October 15, and has raised an additional $300,000 from a Ron Paul-style moneybomb over the last two weeks. The …

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Rand Paul And Ted Cruz Strongly Rebuke Persecution Of Houston Pastors

Pastors in Houston are under assault. From Fox News: The city of Houston has issued subpoenas demanding a group of pastors turn over any sermons dealing with homosexuality, gender identity or Annise Parker, the city’s first openly lesbian mayor. And those ministers who fail to comply could be held in …

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Rand Paul’s Plan “A”

  Invincibility lies in the defense; the possibility of victory in the attack. – Sun Tzu   Last week, Kentucky Senator and likely presidential candidate Rand Paul got in a highly-publicized spat with Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council over the Senator’s answer to a question on abortion and …

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Hayek, Statistics, and Trade-Cycle Theory

Austrian economics is often caricatured and criticized because of its approach, or deliberate lack of an approach, to mathematical models, multivariable calculus, and econometrics. Attacks are leveled against Austrians such as Mises, Rothbard, and Kirzner for their failure or refusal to avail themselves of applied empirical research in their scholarship. …

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