• Activism News & Discussion

    helmuth_hubener

    Why does libertarianism feel so 20th century?

    Thread Starter: helmuth_hubener

    Why does libertarianism feel so 20th century? Imagine you are defending a castle. When the north wall gets assaulted, you defend the north wall. When the east wall gets assaulted, you defend the east wall. It is not that you changed your opinion or priorities. It is not your choice to make. Your actions are reactive: you defend whatever your opponent chooses to attack. You have little choice....

    Last Post By: The Rebel Poet 07-20-2017, 10:22 AM Go to last post
  • Ron Paul & Rand Paul: News & Discussion

    Swordsmyth

    Trump rails against Rand Paul in meeting with the senators, and Paul fires back

    Thread Starter: Swordsmyth

    President Donald Trump reportedly singled out Republican Sen. Rand Paul during a dinner with GOP senators on Monday night, criticizing the libertarian-leaning lawmaker for his opposition to the Senate's healthcare bill.After the bill was sunk by opposition from the conservative and moderate wings of the Republican Party, Trump complained that Paul had gone out of his way to publicize his...

    Last Post By: dannno Yesterday, 05:01 PM Go to last post
    Brian4Liberty

    Sen. Rand Paul on Repealing Obamacare

    Thread Starter: Brian4Liberty

    Sen. Rand Paul on Repealing Obamacare

    Last Post By: DamianTV Yesterday, 03:48 PM Go to last post
    tsai3904

    Ron Paul's Upcoming Appearances [Updated 7/20/17]

    Thread Starter: tsai3904

    September 9

    Last Post By: unknown Yesterday, 02:51 AM Go to last post
    DamianTV

    Ron Paul: Jeff Sessions Declares War On Liberty (Video)

    Thread Starter: DamianTV

    Last Post By: Marenco 07-20-2017, 05:53 PM Go to last post
  • 2016 Presidential Election

    katsung47

    Donald Trump is a false flag

    Thread Starter: katsung47

    Donald Trump is a candidate of the Feds.(1) (4/30/2016) I say so because in this campaign there is a lot of comedy show done by S.S.G.. Those rallies, either for trump or against him, have the purpose to raise his popularity. What is S.S.G.?

    Last Post By: katsung47 Yesterday, 04:33 PM Go to last post
    James_Madison_Lives

    Confirmed: Hillary Committed Election Fraud to Beat Bernie Sanders

    Thread Starter: James_Madison_Lives

    "Democracy Lost: A Report on the Fatally Flawed 2016 Democratic Primaries" ElectionJusticeUSA.org – Your Vote. Your Voice. One of this report's authors is 100th president of the American Statistical Association, Fritz Scheuren, a professor at George Washington University. Key quotes:

    Last Post By: AZJoe Yesterday, 05:42 PM Go to last post
  • General News & Politics

    donnay

    House Liberty Caucus opposes the reauthorization of the Department of Homeland Security

    Thread Starter: donnay

    House Liberty Caucus opposes the reauthorization of the Department of Homeland Security The House Liberty Caucus — a group whose members are among the most libertarian and pro-civil liberties in Washington — has announced their opposition to H.R. 2825, known as the Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act. A statement from the caucus indicates irritation that the 575-page bill...

    Last Post By: Swordsmyth Today, 01:55 AM Go to last post
    goldenequity

    Spicer Resigns.

    Thread Starter: goldenequity

    EndGameShow SPICER RESIGNS AS WHITE HOUSE PRESS SECRETARY: NYT

    Last Post By: NorthCarolinaLiberty Today, 01:32 AM Go to last post
    Swordsmyth

    John McCain Diagnosed With Brain Cancer

    Thread Starter: Swordsmyth

    Days after John McCain had a blood clot removed from his eye, on Wednesday afternoon his office announced that the Senator has been diagnosed with brain cancer. According to a statement from the office, the tumor was revealed after surgery to remove blood clot, adding that "scanning done since the procedure (a minimally invasive craniotomy with an eyebrow incision) shows that the tissue of...

    Last Post By: UWDude Today, 12:50 AM Go to last post
    Swordsmyth

    Sen. Graham: If You Don't Support Keeping DREAMers, 'Don't Vote For Me'

    Thread Starter: Swordsmyth

    Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) told voters who support deporting children covered under the DREAM Act that he didn't want their vote. "I'm excited about giving you a chance to live the rest of your life" in America, Graham said of DREAMers. "I embrace you, and I want you to succeed," he said, speaking at a press conference with Sen. Richard Durbin (D-Ill.). "To the people who object to...

    Last Post By: Swordsmyth Today, 12:45 AM Go to last post
    Anti Federalist

    Inside the mind of a "law and order" republican

    Thread Starter: Anti Federalist

    To briefly rebut every one of his five points: 1 - No, it is not. In any given year roughly half the cops killed "in the line of duty" are due to traffic accidents or illness. Cop killings by violence remain at record low levels, and being a cop is not even close to being in the top ten of dangerous jobs. Being a roofer or taxi driver is more dangerous. 2 - The MSM and pop culture fawns...

    Last Post By: devil21 Yesterday, 11:31 PM Go to last post
    Swordsmyth

    Trump Ends Covert Obama-era CIA Program Which Sent Arms To Jihadists

    Thread Starter: Swordsmyth

    In what may be one of the most significant foreign policy decisions of his first year in office, Trump is shutting down the CIA's covert program to arm rebels fighting the Syrian government. This would constitute a monumental shift in terms of US priorities in Syria which throughout most of the 6-year long war have focused on removing Bashar al-Assad. The Washington Post reports: Officials...

    Last Post By: nikcers Yesterday, 10:36 PM Go to last post
    enhanced_deficit

    "Forget fake news — alt-right memes could do more damage to democracy"

    Thread Starter: enhanced_deficit

    Which of these two memes you find more believable? A)

    Last Post By: Jamesiv1 Yesterday, 08:23 PM Go to last post
    Swordsmyth

    Trump appoints man who thinks climate science is 'junk' to top science post

    Thread Starter: Swordsmyth

    Donald Trump has nominated one of his long-time allies and a strident climate sceptic to serve in the top scientific post at the Agriculture Department. Sam Clovis, who has described the near universal consensus on the threat of climate change as “junk science”, was selected for the position of the USDA’s Research, Education and Economics division. His position, if confirmed, would...

    Last Post By: donnay Yesterday, 08:22 PM Go to last post
    goldenequity

    The George Thread: Unmasking the Depleted Uranium Ratlines

    Thread Starter: goldenequity

    This will be a thread to post the latest intrepid adventures of George. Turning a new chapter....he's moved on from (just) Eric Braverman & Seth Rich Some follow here on RPF.... You either like him or you don't. I do.. maybe I'm autistic. :) Seems a good place in the George Encyclopedia set to start a new volume. Too much to review as to how we got here... but here we go. :D Return to...

    Last Post By: goldenequity Yesterday, 07:10 PM Go to last post
    Swordsmyth

    Arkansas Dept. of Health: You Can Have Medical Marijuana Card or a Gun, Not Both

    Thread Starter: Swordsmyth

    The Arkansas Department of Health is warning would-be applicants for medical marijuana cards that they can have the card or the ability to buy a gun, but not both. This warning came as Texarkana’s board of directors set forth rules and costs for establishing medical marijuana dispensaries. According to NWA, the Ark. Dept. of Health is stressing that an individual cannot have “a medical...

    Last Post By: oyarde Yesterday, 06:50 PM Go to last post
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  • Economics News & Discussion

    Swordsmyth

    Cuba: Economy Minister Announces Worsening Financial Crisis

    Thread Starter: Swordsmyth

    Cuban Economy Minister Ricardo Cabrisas announced to a closed-door session of the National Assembly on July 14 that a $400 million shortfall in export revenues is one of many signs of a worsening financial crisis, Reuters reported. In the report, broadcast by state-run television July 17, Cabrisas said the country is having difficulty obtaining trade credits because of late payments to...

    Last Post By: LibForestPaul Yesterday, 07:28 PM Go to last post
    presence

    The Litepresence Report on Cryptocurrency

    Thread Starter: presence

    CLICK HERE FOR HIGH RESOLUTION I've had multiple requests to create a unified location for my charts, predictions, forecasts, etc. so here it is. I'll update the thread whenever I'm trading. You can chat w/ me live at the btce trollbox. Best of luck my friends!

    Last Post By: basecommand Yesterday, 06:54 PM Go to last post
    basecommand

    RonPaulCoin on RonPaulForums

    Thread Starter: basecommand

    No one talking about RonPaulCoin on here? Anyone on here own any?

    Last Post By: basecommand Yesterday, 06:52 PM Go to last post
    anaconda

    Bitcoin Back Up To $1000

    Thread Starter: anaconda

    Sell price is $1000 here on New Years Day 2017 at around 1:20 PM Pacific time. https://www.coinbase.com/charts

    Last Post By: TheTexan Yesterday, 03:28 PM Go to last post
    Keith and stuff

    Free State Bitcoin Shoppe opened in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

    Thread Starter: Keith and stuff

    Free State Bitcoin Shoppe opened yesterday in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. It bills itself as "America's first crypto-only retail shop! Right in the heart of historic downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire, we have the best bitcoin shirts, unique political art, and seditious propaganda." You can like the page on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/FreeStateBitcoin/ or contact it online at...

    Last Post By: Keith and stuff 07-20-2017, 09:52 PM Go to last post
    NACBA

    Bitcoin isn't the future of money - it's either a Ponzi scheme or a pyramid scheme says WaPo

    Thread Starter: NACBA

    Sometimes it's hard to tell whether Bitcoin is more like Ponzi scheme or a pyramid scheme. Whatever it is, though, it isn't a currency. It's a tech stock. Each Bitcoin is really a share in a system that seems to make it cheaper to transfer things online—money, stocks, bonds, even the deed to your house—by cutting out the middleman. Well, kind of. Bitcoin doesn't remove the middleman so much as...

    Last Post By: heavenlyboy34 07-20-2017, 04:18 PM Go to last post
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  • Living Free and Healthy

    gardenerking

    Planting a Cedar Hedge for privacy

    Thread Starter: gardenerking

    Hello, Idea for saving energy and money (fence againt cold winds during winter)... and for privacy too. It's my method... Steps ---> Planting cedar hedge

    Last Post By: euphemia Yesterday, 09:56 PM Go to last post
    gardenerking

    Water Gardening Idea - Ponds network in your backyard

    Thread Starter: gardenerking

    Hello friends, All my water gardening projects in my garden. I know i'm crazy... for my stream i dig it just with a round stovel..... liberty! Pond Garden Stream

    Last Post By: angelatc Yesterday, 02:41 PM Go to last post
    gardenerking

    All-Season Chicken coop building steps

    Thread Starter: gardenerking

    Hello friends, For extreme climate in my area, I built this four seasons chicken coop. Building steps: My chicken coop Comments?

    Last Post By: gardenerking Yesterday, 02:07 PM Go to last post
    Anti Federalist

    Why Americans are having less sex

    Thread Starter: Anti Federalist

    tl;dr - Pill popping, helicopter parenting, constant finger $#@!ing of cel phones and third wave feminism killing off sex. Why Americans are having less sex http://www.cnn.com/2017/07/19/health/americans-less-sex-kerner/index.html (CNN)Today, sex seems more available to us than ever before. With just a swipe on their phones, singles can schedule their next hookup, while committed...

    Last Post By: Anti Federalist 07-20-2017, 10:44 PM Go to last post
    1stvermont

    Southern Agrarians- did America Lose its Liberty When it Lost its Agrarian Roots?

    Thread Starter: 1stvermont

    ​I did this thread in the history section but i think it better fits here. Southern Agrarians and Northern Industrialists “White folks you can have your automobiles, paved streets and lights. You can have your buses, and street cars, and hot pavement and tall buildings cause I aint got no use for em no way. I tell you what I do want--I want my old cotton bed and the moonlight shining...

    Last Post By: William Tell 07-20-2017, 09:20 PM Go to last post
    1stvermont

    Self Sufficient Organic Farming

    Thread Starter: 1stvermont

    Looking for any and all good info on self sufficient organic farming. Experience would be best thanks.

    Last Post By: donnay 07-20-2017, 07:33 PM Go to last post
    Zippyjuan

    Illness linked to marijuana use on the rise in Colorado

    Thread Starter: Zippyjuan

    http://www.9news.com/news/health/illness-linked-to-marijuana-use-on-the-rise-in-colorado/381361969 But worth noting that it usually only occurs in heavy, daily users. Heavy vomiting can lead to severe dehydration which can lead to kidney failure in extreme cases.

    Last Post By: dannno 07-20-2017, 03:06 PM Go to last post
  • Education & Thought Power

    Meritocrat

    Is Harry Potter to blame?

    Thread Starter: Meritocrat

    A single welfare mother with socialist leanings writes a series of books promoting magical thinking that go on to be read by most young people throughout the world. Is it possible that JK Rowlings is the secret puppet master of the world's youth? Is Harry Potter to blame for millennial snowflakes and SJWs?

    Last Post By: Ender Yesterday, 09:20 PM Go to last post
    unknown

    Can physical violence be justified over rhetoric?

    Thread Starter: unknown

    In keeping with the Non Aggression Principle, can physical violence be justified based on someone's rhetoric? Physical threats aside (or possibly even included), is there something someone could say to justify a physical/violent response? I would say no, not from a Libertarian perspective. Even if the guy cussed out my mom, wife and or children, hurled the worst insults imaginable. ...

    Last Post By: phill4paul Yesterday, 03:19 PM Go to last post
    Lamp

    Curse of Tippecanoe

    Thread Starter: Lamp

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curse_of_Tippecanoe It appears Trump might be assassinated if he manages to make it to the end of his term.

    Last Post By: oyarde 07-20-2017, 11:20 PM Go to last post
    r3volution 3.0

    Taxation To Finance Security - When Is It Just?

    Thread Starter: r3volution 3.0

    By "security" I'm referring to the protection of life and property from aggression, domestic or foreign, by such institutions as police, courts, and the military. It would seem that the first and last poll options are the only consistent positions. So, I'm mostly interested in hearing from people in the middle, which I assume are most people. Go

    Last Post By: bunklocoempire 07-20-2017, 09:19 PM Go to last post
    Krugminator2

    Black Lives Matter Platform

    Thread Starter: Krugminator2

    This is taken right off the Black Lives Matter .org site. https://policy.m4bl.org/platform/ Just noticed how demented they are. Entire Economic Agenda

    Last Post By: r3volution 3.0 07-18-2017, 09:36 PM Go to last post
    uncharted

    U.S wars - recommended readings?

    Thread Starter: uncharted

    Anyone have any recommended readings in regards to U.S wars? I’m particularly interested in: American Civil War American Indian Wars

    Last Post By: r3volution 3.0 07-18-2017, 08:29 PM Go to last post
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