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The Inaugural Food Freedom Fest!

 
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The Inaugural Food Freedom Fest!

C4L’s Matt Burrow and I are traveling down this weekend through the visually stunning Shenandoah Valley to the 2014 Food Freedom Fest in Staunton, Virginia. This year’s inaugural event, hosted by the frequent-LPAC sponsor, Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund, features an array of speakers on the important topic of Food Freedom that includes Rep. Thomas Massie, […]


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Massie on Hemp

In a segment of a larger interview with cn|2′s Pure Politics with Nick Storm, Rep. Thomas Massie talks about the early progress made on legalizing the domestic cultivation of industrial hemp through pilot projects authorized by a provision in the Farm Bill, and about building support for his legislation H.R. 525, the Industrial Hemp Farming […]


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After Wednesday’s Warzone, A Night of Relative Peace for Ferguson

After the chaotic scene Wednesday night between Ferguson police and protesters (as well as members of the press), the Governor’s decision to put Missouri Highway Patrol in charge of security changed the whole situation, for now, and hopefully until we learn all the details of the initial shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown. Washington Post reporter […]


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American Militarism: The Chickens Have Come Home to Roost

Ferguson is the price we pay for turning America’s police into paramilitary units armed with the Pentagon’s surplus military gear leftover from decades of American militarism overseas. The era of your friendly neighborhood lawman only out to “protect and serve” the community is over — if it ever existed at all. Today, “protect and serve” […]


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Ron Paul on CNBC: Give Free Markets A Chance

Austrian economists define inflation as an increase in the money supply, which in turn leads to higher prices for goods and services. This is important to note for a number of reasons, but most importantly for the point made by Ludwig von Mises in his 1951 essay “Inflation: An Unworkable Fiscal Policy,” highlighted in the […]


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