• Activism News & Discussion

    Delivered4000

    How can I help, and which issues should I bring up to persuade fellow citizens...

    Thread Starter: Delivered4000

    Greetings, I was just wondering, since many people are hearing of Dr. Ron Paul for the first time, what issues should I be discussing first when introducing Dr. Ron Paul, and how do I explain them? What is it that made you click and decide 'Ron!'?

    Last Post By: J.Michael 05-03-2016, 09:52 PM Go to last post
  • Ron Paul & Rand Paul: News & Discussion

    Brian4Liberty

    Rand Paul On Trump: “I’ve Always Said I’ll Endorse The Nominee”

    Thread Starter: Brian4Liberty

    Rand Paul On Trump: “I’ve Always Said I’ll Endorse The Nominee” By Nathan McDermott

    Last Post By: cajuncocoa Today, 06:22 PM Go to last post
    Brian4Liberty

    Obama just called out Rand Paul

    Thread Starter: Brian4Liberty

    Obama is making a speech about a tax enforcement plan and treaties he is pushing. He called out Rand as someone who is blocking him. :D He kind of stammered before saying that Rand is "quirky" on the issue.

    Last Post By: undergroundrr Today, 02:57 PM Go to last post
    kylejack

    Jesse Benton, Dimitri Kesari, and John Tate have been convicted

    Thread Starter: kylejack

    In the payment for endorsement scheme. https://twitter.com/GrantMRodgers/status/728264693903548417 https://twitter.com/GrantMRodgers/status/728266201034461190 https://twitter.com/GrantMRodgers/status/728266927982792706

    Last Post By: Feelgood Today, 12:59 PM Go to last post
    tsai3904

    Ron Paul: Drafting Women Means Equality in Slavery

    Thread Starter: tsai3904

    More: http://ronpaulinstitute.org/archives/featured-articles/2016/may/01/drafting-women-means-equality-in-slavery/ There is a bill in Congress that would repeal The Military Selective Service Act and abolish Selective Service: H.R. 4523 The bill only has six cosponsors:

    Last Post By: heavenlyboy34 Yesterday, 06:41 PM Go to last post
    younglibertarian

    Are Young People Really Going Socialist?

    Thread Starter: younglibertarian

    Not I :D

    Last Post By: fisharmor Yesterday, 12:00 PM Go to last post
    Brian4Liberty

    Mandatory Draft Registration: A Victory For Women?

    Thread Starter: Brian4Liberty

    Mandatory Draft Registration: A Victory For Women?

    Last Post By: dannno Yesterday, 11:05 AM Go to last post
  • 2016 Presidential Election

    Origanalist

    Are You a Trump supporter?

    Thread Starter: Origanalist

    I don't care if you've backed him all along or are a recent convert. Yea or nay? Poll is public.

    Last Post By: Suzu Today, 03:45 PM Go to last post
    randomname

    "Libertarians for Trump"

    Thread Starter: randomname

    https://www.lewrockwell.com/2016/03/walter-e-block/libertarians-trump/ Dr. Donald Miller (donaldwmiller@gmail.com) and I (wblock@loyno.edu) are starting up a new group to be called Libertarians for Trump. LFT has its work cut out for it in mobilizing massive support for Donald Trump within the libertarian community. For there are some libertarians who oppose supporting any politician for...

    Last Post By: undergroundrr Yesterday, 09:21 AM Go to last post
    acptulsa

    Never Have We Had a Better Crop of Lemons

    Thread Starter: acptulsa

    The Democrats are about to superdelegate a treasonous madwoman into their nomination. And Fox is playing the anti-establishment fervor we stirred up in the GOP masterfully--not only is their halfhearted but constant and unrelenting criticism of Trump (which always and mysteriously seems to fall wide of the target as if accurate gunnery is forbidden in those hallowed halls) working perfectly to...

    Last Post By: acptulsa Today, 06:02 PM Go to last post
    jmdrake

    The dishonesty of the average Trump supporter

    Thread Starter: jmdrake

    Folks, I really don't mind who you support. Support Donald Trump. Support Bernie Sanders. (Not much difference). Support Ted Cruz. Hell, support Hillary Clinton. Write in Vladimir Putin. Just don't be dishonest in your advocacy. Here's an example of Trump supporter dishonesty. If you talk about Trump's crazy stances, like "Deport all the illegals, then let most of them back in" and...

    Last Post By: FindLiberty Today, 08:24 AM Go to last post
    charrob

    Ted Cruz Suspends Presidential Campaign

    Thread Starter: charrob

    Ted Cruz Suspends Presidential Campaign http://www.cnbc.com/2016/05/03/ Edit: They updated their link. Jan2017 has the correct link (thanks Jan2017) which is: http://www.cnbc.com/2016/05/03/ted-cruz-suspends-campaign.html

    Last Post By: devil21 05-04-2016, 05:58 PM Go to last post
    Jan2017

    Cruz family Canada records could be available . . .

    Thread Starter: Jan2017

    As an expatriate to Canada for almost a full two years now, Ted Cruz does not have the same protection from Canada authorities in Ottawa as when The Dallas Morning News first requested records from them a couple years back. All the Ted Cruz lies can start catching up with him

    Last Post By: Zippyjuan 05-01-2016, 06:39 PM Go to last post
    angelatc

    Woman Prays For Her Life As Trump Protestors Destroy Her Car

    Thread Starter: angelatc

    I hope he buys her a tank. VIdeo:

    Last Post By: Ender 05-01-2016, 10:34 AM Go to last post
  • General News & Politics

    phill4paul

    Feds announce final e-cigarette rule that nearly bans them

    Thread Starter: phill4paul

    http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2016/05/05/feds-expected-announce-final-e-cigarette-rule-could-nearly-ban-them/83951786/

    Last Post By: Tinnuhana Today, 05:34 PM Go to last post
    Brian4Liberty

    Scientific silencers on the left are trying to shut down climate skepticism

    Thread Starter: Brian4Liberty

    Scientific silencers on the left are trying to shut down climate skepticism By George F. Will - April 22

    Last Post By: smokemonsc Today, 04:30 PM Go to last post
    yongrel

    Best Political Movies

    Thread Starter: yongrel

    So I'm sitting here watching "Bob Roberts" and I said to myself, "Self, whaddya think are RPF's favourite political movies?" I'm not talking about documentaries either. Off of the top of my head, I can think of "Wag the Dog," "All the President's Men," and "Primary Colors." Whatcha got?

    Last Post By: Ender Today, 02:36 PM Go to last post
    jct74

    Vermont Senate approves marijuana legalization 16-13

    Thread Starter: jct74

    read more: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/feb/24/vermont-senate-to-debate-marijuana-legalization/?page=all#pagebreak

    Last Post By: jct74 Today, 01:51 PM Go to last post
    Anti Federalist

    NV state rep: It’s Okay To Aim Guns At Cops If They Aim At You First

    Thread Starter: Anti Federalist

    It’s Okay To Aim Guns At Cops If They Aim At You First http://thefreethoughtproject.com/fiore/#yWsM1h4X0XAxBq44.99 “I would never, ever point my firearm at anyone, including an officer of the law, unless they pointed their firearm at me,” asserted Nevada Assemblywoman Michele Fiore in an interview with Steve Sebelius of KLAS-8. “Now, once you point your firearm at me, I’m sorry, then it...

    Last Post By: oyarde Today, 01:45 PM Go to last post
    Brian4Liberty

    California's smoking age raised from 18 to 21 under bills signed by Gov. Brown

    Thread Starter: Brian4Liberty

    California's smoking age raised from 18 to 21 under bills signed by Gov. Brown Smoking and vaping laws signed in California

    Last Post By: dannno Today, 12:39 PM Go to last post
    tod evans

    SSI to block gun purchases

    Thread Starter: tod evans

    From Drudge; Social Security moves to block the mentally ill from purchasing guns http://thehill.com/regulation/pending-regs/278740-social-security-moves-to-block-the-mentally-ill-from-purchasing-guns The Social Security Administration (SSA) is proposing to report people who receive disability benefits and have a mental health condition to the FBI’s background check system.

    Last Post By: muh_roads Today, 09:00 AM Go to last post
    Anti Federalist

    NC-Tow truck driver refuses service to Sanders voter: "Call government for a tow"

    Thread Starter: Anti Federalist

    Tow truck owner said he refused service to woman because she supports Bernie Sanders http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/31888456/tow-truck-owner-bernie-sanders#ixzz47pgyi1HK ASHEVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) - A local tow truck driver said he refused to tow a woman’s car after he saw Bernie Sanders stickers on the vehicle. Kenneth Shupe said he was called to pick up a woman stranded on I-26...

    Last Post By: timosman Today, 08:53 AM Go to last post
    Valli6

    Army officer suing Obama over unauthorized war

    Thread Starter: Valli6

    Here's the complaint: https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/2823282-Smith-Complaint-as-Filed.html

    Last Post By: vita3 Today, 07:12 AM Go to last post
    Anti Federalist

    Whatever Trump’s flaws, he’s got balls.

    Thread Starter: Anti Federalist

    Eric has a point. The Crush http://ericpetersautos.com/2016/05/04/the-crush/ by eric • May 4, 2016 Hidden in VW’s announcement yesterday that it was “setting aside” nearly $9 billion to buy back – and destroy – about half a million diesel-powered cars convicted of “cheating” Uncle’s emissions tests was a statement by CEO Matthias Mueller that tells us how craven – and divorced from...

    Last Post By: Anti Federalist Yesterday, 06:57 PM Go to last post
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  • Economics News & Discussion

    kahless

    The men America has left behind

    Thread Starter: kahless

    http://money.cnn.com/2016/05/04/news/economy/america-left-behind-white-men/index.html The politicians and media worship at the altar of globalism and unbalanced trade deals that got us here. They should be behind bars supporting it which is moderating my true opinion of what I think of them.

    Last Post By: helmuth_hubener Today, 05:04 PM Go to last post
    timosman

    Would you like the receipt?

    Thread Starter: timosman

    The most often asked question I hear these days when shopping is "Would you like the receipt?" Is this a valid reason to be concerned about the economy?:(

    Last Post By: oyarde Today, 07:34 AM Go to last post
    devil21

    NIRP coming in July

    Thread Starter: devil21

    A little birdie told me: 1) Banks are starting to send notices that accounts (personal and business) will be subject to mandatory "fees" starting in July. They will start small, around .15% of account balance monthly but subject to change at any time. That is NIRP policy in effect so look for June FOMC to go NIRP or at least bring it up and go "official" NIRP in July. 2) Banks will...

    Last Post By: devil21 Yesterday, 02:17 PM Go to last post
    Suzu

    Any Coinbase staff person reading this forum?

    Thread Starter: Suzu

    How the heck does someone get in touch with Coinbase? They're not answering email and I can't find a phone number to call. I am locked out of my account because I forgot to change my phone number inside of it and thus can't receive the security code to log in.

    Last Post By: muh_roads Yesterday, 01:50 PM Go to last post
    muh_roads

    The Satoshi Nakamoto Discussion Thread

    Thread Starter: muh_roads

    There is so much news out there over the last 48 hours that I figure I better start a thread regarding this. The MSM is really running with what is looking like a big fat lie at the moment. I don't understand the angle because bitcoin is being talked about everywhere. Which will spread ownership to more hands. Something the fiat overlords wouldn't want. Having said all that, I don't...

    Last Post By: FSP-Rebel Yesterday, 12:10 PM Go to last post
    kpitcher

    DAO - Decentralized Autonomous Organization on Etherium, limited exchange time

    Thread Starter: kpitcher

    Anyone have a take on DAO? It appears it's a community driven, can vote based on your ownship of DAO on projects, incubator that is funded through DAO, with returns boosting the value of DAO. the current swap is 100 DAO per ETH until May 14. Then the price rises up to 100 / 1.5 Eth. At the end of May the total number of DAO will be set based on how many ETH were converted. 1 BTC ~ 4400...

    Last Post By: muh_roads Yesterday, 10:17 AM Go to last post
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  • Living Free and Healthy

    tod evans

    Cutting boards, most sanitary

    Thread Starter: tod evans

    Of those suitable to use your good knives on end-grain hardwood is the most sanitary... Glass and marble are better if germs are more important than the edges of your knives.... Just in case you're one of the countless thousands who still think plastic is good for food prep.

    Last Post By: tod evans Today, 06:31 PM Go to last post
    luctor-et-emergo

    I am building a wood fired (pizza) oven.

    Thread Starter: luctor-et-emergo

    I have been making pizza's weekly for over a decade. It all started when I was in Southern France and had the best pizza ever. We returned there a few years in a row so I have had a good sample of them... They were really good. I've been trying to make the same pizza's but I always lacked one thing, a wood fired oven. I can make pretty nice pizza's using a pizza stone in an electric oven but it...

    Last Post By: luctor-et-emergo Today, 09:49 AM Go to last post
    Danke

    It is gonna be a cold winter.

    Thread Starter: Danke

    This fall the Indians on a remote reservation asked their new Chief Oyarde if the coming winter was going to be cold or mild. Since he was a chief in a modern society, he’d never learned the old tribal secrets. He couldn’t look at the sky to predict what the winter was going to be like. "It's going to be a very cold winter." So just to be on the safe side, Oyarde told his tribe that the...

    Last Post By: phill4paul Today, 07:49 AM Go to last post
    donnay

    De Niro axes anti-vaccination film from Tribeca after scrutiny

    Thread Starter: donnay

    De Niro axes anti-vaccination film from Tribeca after scrutiny Published March 27, 2016 Actor Robert De Niro announced Saturday he is yanking the anti-vaccination documentary “Vaxxed” from the Tribeca Film Festival, after initially defending its inclusion. “Vaxxed: From Cover-up to Conspiracy” was set to be part of the film festival when it opened next month. The decision to include the...

    Last Post By: NorthCarolinaLiberty Today, 03:11 AM Go to last post
    donnay

    New Study Links Aspartame To Metabolic Disease & Digestive Tract Abnormalities

    Thread Starter: donnay

    New Study Links Aspartame To Metabolic Disease & Digestive Tract Abnormalities It remains fairly common for people to believe they are choosing the ‘healthier’ option when reaching for a diet soda instead of the regular one, but research has been surfacing over the past few years which suggests consuming artificial sweeteners might not be the best idea either. Of course, this does not mean...

    Last Post By: twoggle Yesterday, 07:12 PM Go to last post
    J.Michael

    What do people here grill on?

    Thread Starter: J.Michael

    Charcoal, gas, or something else? I'm just curious. I tossed my gas grill because it was rusting out and I didn't feel like taking it apart and replacing the parts at some point. I was thinking about buying a charcoal grill instead. I've always liked food grilled over charcoal better. It's like a real Bar-B-Que. You know? With gas, it seems like you may as well be cooking indoors.

    Last Post By: euphemia Yesterday, 02:20 PM Go to last post
    tod evans

    Attn. women! Prostate cancer is your fault.

    Thread Starter: tod evans

    I knew it.........:cool: Does sex protect men against prostate cancer? http://www.foxnews.com/health/2016/04/22/does-sex-protect-men-against-prostate-cancer.html?intcmp=ob_article_sidebar_video&intcmp=obnetwork Men who ejaculate often may have a lower risk of prostate cancer than their peers who don't do it as frequently, a U.S. study suggests.

    Last Post By: Anti Federalist Yesterday, 02:17 PM Go to last post
  • Education & Thought Power

    charrob

    The Assassination Complex; by: Jeremy Scahill & Glenn Greenwald

    Thread Starter: charrob

    A new book being published today paints a very different picture of the U.S. drone program. It’s titled The Assassination Complex: Inside the Government’s Secret Drone Warfare Program. It’s written by Jeremy Scahill and the staff of The Intercept, based on leaked government documents provided by a whistleblower. The documents undermine government claims that drone strikes have been precise. Part...

    Last Post By: CPUd Today, 05:43 PM Go to last post
    Ecolibertarian

    Better than Gold? Theoretically Ideal Monetary Standards

    Thread Starter: Ecolibertarian

    On this site, even those of us who don't wholeheartedly embrace some implementation of a gold standard are somewhat familiar with the arguments advanced in favor of gold as money, as a unit of value, as a bulwark against inflation and hidden taxation, etc. Historically, even those who have agreed that pure fiat monetary regimes are unacceptable have differed on specific policies when it comes to...

    Last Post By: oyarde Today, 05:43 PM Go to last post
    donnie darko

    Do you hate the poor?

    Thread Starter: donnie darko

    A lot of anti-libertarians think that libertarians hate the working poor because they oppose workers' rights and generally lionize business owners and share holders above workers (for example most libertarians are fiercely anti-union, anti-minimum wage and anything remotely "Socialist"), hate people with disabilities because they oppose things like SSI and SSDI, though a small but vocal minority...

    Last Post By: NorthCarolinaLiberty Today, 05:23 PM Go to last post
    unknown

    What are our actual rights?

    Thread Starter: unknown

    List our actual rights. What are we really "entitled" to? Dr. Paul routinely mentioned some of them: our right to be safe in our person, our property; our right to the fruits of our labor. What else?

    Last Post By: ChristianAnarchist Today, 07:50 AM Go to last post
    HVACTech

    Were The Founders "Statists" or "Anarchists"?

    Thread Starter: HVACTech

    or were they something else? :confused: "The two enemies of the people are criminals and government, so let us tie the second down with the chains of the Constitution so the second will not become the legalized version of the first." Thomas Jefferson.

    Last Post By: robert68 Today, 12:27 AM Go to last post
    Ronin Truth

    Reasons to Doubt the Official Osama Raid Story — Five Years Later

    Thread Starter: Ronin Truth

    https://www.lewrockwell.com/2016/05/russ-baker/doubt-osamas-death-tale/

    Last Post By: anaconda 05-04-2016, 04:26 PM Go to last post
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