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Why We’re Fighting the IRS

 
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Why We’re Fighting the IRS

“…the IRS sent 1.1 million pages of nonprofit tax-return data — including confidential taxpayer information — to the FBI…” — Darrell Issa to National Review. And the IRS wonders why we refuse to turn over such information to them on our annual 990 filing? The IRS’ demands that we pay a fine for an “incomplete […]


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One Year Later: Still, No Place to Hide

There’s no denying that Edward Snowden’s actions have changed the political landscape surrounding the surveillance state. Unfortunately, at this very moment, the national security statists are preparing to toast each other in victory for having overcome overwhelming odds and beat back the push for citizens to take their privacy back. I’m referring of course to […]


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Exclusive: Purple Unicorns Discovered on Mars!

Well, we’re not really sure, but it would appear that Purple Unicorns have been discovered on Mars. Or at least, we think it’s possible that they have to exist up there, right? That’s basically the line of argument former NSA head Keith Alexander made in a Bloomberg News interview about Edward Snowden on Tuesday. H/T […]


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“Cap and Tax” is back!

Shhh… listen closely. You hear that whooshing sound? No, that’s not the wind… That’s the sound of American energy jobs disappearing forever down the drain of political correctness and expediency. The EPA will unveil new rules today that will require power plants to cut carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030 as a centerpiece of […]


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Georgia SWAT Team Has Sordid Past

Following up on the story of a toddler who was critically injured when a Georgia drug task force set off a flash bang while executing a no-knock warrant, WaPo‘s Radley Balko points out the same unit was responsible for the death of an innocent pastor, Jonathan Ayers, in 2009. In my post on Ayers, I noted […]


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