Why Are We Defending the Europeans?

The Obama administration has been celebrating its grand victory in Libya, but I keep wondering:  why couldn't Europe deal with a tinpot dictator a short boat-ride away?  After all, the Europeans have a collective GDP and population [...]

Liberty NewsWire - November 10, 2011

Amid an uproar from conservative critics, the Obama administration has decided to delay implementation of a fee that would have allowed the Christmas tree industry to create a promotional campaign to encourage people to buy fresh-cut pine trees, [...]

Abolish the TSA!

I've had it with the TSA.I'm disgusted by having to write about their offensive, innappropriate screening procedures and agent misconduct on a regular basis.I'm fed up with them getting a 'pass' around the Constitution in the [...]

Liberty NewsWire: November 8, 2011

Russia Warns Against Israeli Airstrike on Iran - Telegraph.ukThe drumbeat of war is expected to grow louder this week when United Nations nuclear watchdog, the IAEA, issues its most detailed report to date on nuclear research in Iran.It will [...]

Liberty NewsWire - November 7, 2011

Euro zone governments rushed to placate feverish bond markets on Monday as the 17-nation currency bloc's debt crisis threatened to accelerate out of control. - ReutersEuropean Governments Work to Avoid Deepening Crisis - ReutersOccupy DC [...]

Remember that New Democracy in Iraq: Never Mind!

Let's see.  The Neocons advocated spreading democracy by bombing, invading, and occupying other nations.  How's that working out?  Not so good ... .According to the National Journal:Hadi Mehdi, one of Iraq’s [...]

VIDEO: "Liberty, Security, and the TSA"

In this latest video from Learn Liberty, Professor James Otteson argues the problem with the TSA is "that they've chosen to trade off all of your liberty, all of your privacy, against security." Some people, he argues, may want [...]

Action Alert: Net Neutrality Vote This Week!

This week, a vote will be held on S.J.Res. 6, "a joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices."Though so-called [...]

"Property Wrongs" Roundtable

In perhaps the most overlooked (unofficial) "hearing" of the 112th Congress, Senator Paul brought ordinary Americans to Washington to share their stories of regulatory abuse at the hand of Washington's out-of-control regulatory [...]

Liberty NewsWire - November 4, 2011

ST. PAUL — A federal judge Thursday tossed out former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura’s lawsuit that argued body searches at airports violated his right against unreasonable and unwarranted searches. - St. Cloud TimesVentura TSA Suit [...]