As a libertarian, for example, I knew a collectivized "command and control" economy can't work, in particular, because it can't discover or establish price. Price is the single most important item of information that's necessary
Paul Bunyan, Superman, and the Tooth Fairy are all myths that continue to this day. However, two myths that standout in today’s political climate are one, the political spectrum runs horizontally left to right from liberal to conservative and two, t
When the Arizona Libertarian Party was forced to allow hundreds of thousands of non-libertarians to vote in the primary of 20,000 Libertarians to determine their internal officers and candidates,... they sued. Years later, the verdict. (after lots of
There are almost 30,000 Ron Paul videos on YouTube, and Paul has more than 64,000 friends on MySpace.
Throughout history, rulers have used the intellectual elite, the opinion formers, to legitimize and, thereby, solidify their power.
Because America is still widely regarded as a pretty decent country, even while left, right and the rest find a lot of fault with it, the question of whether Democrats, Republicans, liberals, conservatives, populists or libertarians are the most fait
Ron Paul makes an unannounced appearance to say good bye to a friend.
Former U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld has joined the Hoover Institution at Stanford University as a visiting fellow and will serve on a task force focused on issues pertaining to ideology and terror, the California think tank said.
Mainstream American probably will remember Aaron Russo, who died early last Friday after a six-year bout with cancer, best for his ongoing management of, and love affair with, Bette Midler and the resulting 1979 movie, “The Rose,” or for his fabulous
I have a rifle, a shotgun and a few rounds of ammunition locked away in my gun safe. Should I learn that enemy soldiers are landing on the beach, I will hobble down to the dunes and kill as many of them as I can before they kill me. That being said,
Some people think that government can fight wars in Iraq and Afghanistan while remaining limited and unintrusive at home. Conservatives dubiously insist that a robustly interventionist foreign policy can coexist with a free-market domestic policy. Bu
Republican congressman from Texas(and 1988 Libertarian Party presidential candidate) Ron Paul seems to be doing pretty good for libertarianism these days. He's gotten more press exposure and more Internet buzz than any libertarian
That this episode occurs while we are still relatively weak, but on an upward trajectory (thanks most recently to the magnificent efforts of Ron Paul), makes it even more shameful.
This library is a collection of over 900 articles and speeches written by Congressman Ron Paul. To understand his ideas, review what he has written. This is a resource for those wishing to gain a greater understanding of Ron Paul's Freedom PrinciEntered By: Powell Gammill
If Americans watched the Republican presidential debate on May 15, many Americans might resist the libertarian label, because they now identify it with strident opposition to the war in Iraq, and perhaps even to the war against Islamic jihadists.
Most government officials today seem to have lost the libertarian concept that their sole purpose for existence as elected or appointed officials is to protect the life, liberty, and property of all individuals, not try to protect all individuals fro
Robert LeFevre, whom many know better as Professor Bernardo de la Paz in Robert A. Heinlein's The Moon is a Harsh Mistress—once advised libertarians that, even if they didn't consider themselves anarchists, they should nevertheless "aim
The only real organized threat to the Ron Paul Revolution is,... organization. A message to all supporters of Ron Paul from someone that cares.
In a campaign to support the message of freedom, we must be tolerant and support the freedom of others to express themselves,... it's what freedom is all about.
To my mind, a negative attitude is the largest, bulkiest, hardest chain we can put on ourselves. Because it can halt any effort to grow, to learn, or expand one’s skills, it’s a most effective stifler of one’s freedom.
In reading an excellent book, Satanic Purses: Money, Myth and Misinformation, by R.T. Naylor (publisher is McGill-Queen's University Press), I suddenly realized why Adolf Hitler was so popular during the first years of his administration.
Remember those old photographs taken after World War II, with Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt, plus selected others, posing as masters of the universe? The victors were meeting to carve up Europe, divide the spoils, plan the future, map out a plan f
A very good review of the recent conference sponsored by the Future of Freedom Foundation concerning Wars and it's negative affects on civil liberties.
Love this song, and the video is not so bad either.
In the end Freedom always wins,... it just gets really messy first. a message from the Publisher of FreedomsPhoenix to Stephen Lendman and his readers
Yesterday, Ed Gantro, from Poland of all places, posted a comment on the radio interview I did earlier this week. That comment was the begining of the blog entry that follows where Ed describes the ongoing struggle for true freedom in the state that
Libertarianism is coming to the world stage and there is nothing the bad guys can do to stop that. So from time to time we'll share the thoughts of libertarians from around the country. These were first published in Dec. of 2005, but timel
Former President Bill Clinton recently spoke at a forum sponsored by the Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government where he stated that disasters such as worldwide famine and an obesity epidemic could destroy the U.S. health care system
MUST SEE video of Severm Suzuki, a 13 year old girl, PLEADING for the future of her generation. This girl has more GUTS and BRAINS than all our leaders put together. If this doesn't shake you nothing will. "Even when we have more than enough
Jordan's Queen Rania and Hollywood actress Natalie Portman teamed up Wednesday to launch a major new microcredit program targeting global poverty that will focus initially on the Middle East.