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Liberty NewsWire: October 24, 2011

Is the U.S. Declaration of Independence "Legal"? - BBC For American lawyers, the answer is simple: "The English had used their own Declaration of Rights to depose James II and these acts were deemed completely lawful and justified," they say in their summary. To the British, however, secession isn't the legal or proper tool by which to […]


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No End in Iraq

While I'm certainly glad to hear the troops are coming home from Iraq, I questioned the President's claim about our operations being over from the moment I heard about it. And I was right to. Via The Daily Beast: But the end of the war does not mean the end of the U.S. presence in […]


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Liberty NewsWire – October 21, 2011

PORTLAND, Tenn. – You're probably used to seeing TSA's signature blue uniforms at the airport, but now agents are hitting the interstates to fight terrorism with Visible Intermodal Prevention and Response (VIPR). – NewsChannel5.com, WTVF-TV, Nashville, TN Tennessee Lets TSA In – NewsChannel5.com, WTVF-TV Rand Paul: "This Process is Rotten from Top to Bottom" – […]


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Repealing the Death Tax

The basic argument against the estate tax is moral.  It taxes virtue – living frugally and accumulating wealth.  It discourages saving and asset accumulation and encourages wasteful spending. — Milton Friedman Earlier this week, I attended a Capitol Hill policy briefing hosted by the American Family Business Foundation on repealing the estate-tax (commonly referred to […]


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Why does Congress want to raise gas prices especially in the middle of a recession?

There is a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives entitled " H.R. 1905: Iran Threat Reducation Act of 2011" which continues the so far unsuccessful U.S. policy of using economic sanctions to change the Iranian government's behavior.   In Title III Section 301 of the bill, the president is required with very little constraints […]


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