America was founded on the Empire model, meaning that slavery of one form or another is an inherent feature for all, including the masters, for they also live in cages, the presence of gilding making it no less a prison than the dank and dark cell. The architecture of the mindset that lead to the design of this land as a nation-state was inescapably Empire in its corner stones. How else could it have been? The men who designed the United States were marinaded in Empire, just as are we, for it
Originally Posted by Traditional Conservative
There's at least a handful of us who have said that we agree with Rand's position that we should launch air strikes against ISIS, after Congress votes to approve it. Those of us who have taken that position have been attacked viciously and called every name in the book, from "neocon" to "warmonger" to all kinds of other insults. I was even told that I should burn in hell for all eternity for taking this position. Yet, there has hardly been any criticism at all of Rand for taking
Robert Kagan Blames America First
By Jacob Heilbrunn - September 9, 2014
Ever since the 1970s, neoconservatives have alleged that either Republican or Democratic administrations are engaged in the appeasement of a foreign foe. The charge was hurled at Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger when they negotiated arms-control treaties with the Soviet Union. Jimmy Carter was accused of truckling to the Kremlin as well. Then, in 1982, Norman Podhoretz accused none other than the
The strategy of electing liberty Democrat is working great in New Hampshire. More pro-liberty Democrats won in the New Hampshire Primary today than in the other 49 states combined this year. 2006, 2008, 2012 and now 2014 proves that working as a pro-liberty Democrat can work, at least in New Hampshire, in state representative races. We aren't sure if it works under any other circumstances yet. We have proved the question, though. Liberty Democrats can get elected.
It has been a very
Originally Posted by HOLLYWOOD
The actual intent of the 4th of July was to commemorate the bravery and balls of our Declaration of Independence from tyranny
IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776.
The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America,
When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature