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The PATRIOT ACT is Still Abusive and Useless … Why Are We Still Talking About This?

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According to a new report by the Inspector General, the PATRIOT ACT is still useless. That’s right: still. We pretty much already knew it was designed more to make us feel safe than be safe, but years after its initial

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Who Pays the Taxes in the United States? And Why?

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Today is Tax Day, and you’ve probably noted a few different narratives swirling around concerning taxes. One narrative is that the top earners in the US pay a disproportionate amount of taxes. This is known as a progressive tax rate.

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Gay TSA Agent Manipulated System to Grope Attractive Men

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As if we needed any more reason to hate the TSA, two agents have been dismissed recently for their involvement in “hand”-picking attractive men and manipulating the scanner to facilitate groping. The TSA requires pat-downs to be administered by officers

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Tax Freedom Day is April 24 this Year

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Tax Freedom Day changes slightly every year. It marks the point in the year when taxpayers have worked long enough to pay their taxes every year. This year, it’s April 24. That means that if you took every cent you

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Rethinking Income Inequality … Is it Actually a Good Thing?

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Is income inequality a bad thing? Most people would say so. It seems obvious that income inequality is based on greed and corporate welfare, right? Some of it certainly is. But some of it is based on the fact that

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Obama's Mandatory Voting: Dangerous & Hypocritical

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“The evil that is in the world almost always comes of ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding.” – Albert Camus Ignorance cannot be willed out of someone. Society will always be

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Gallup Poll: What’s America’s No. 1 Problem? … The Answer Might Surprise You

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If you were to base your understanding of what’s wrong with America on the media, what do you think you would cite as America’s No. 1 problem? Racism? Global Warming? Terrorism? The economy? Immigration? Health Care? Nope. According to a

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FBI Raids Peaceful Republic of Texas Political Meeting

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The Republic of Texas is a secessionist group in, you guessed it, Texas that is committed to seeing the state secede from the Union. Because its members believe that the federal government no longer serves the interests of the people.

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More Fear-Mongering Alarmism from the Useless DHS

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The head of the Department of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson, went about on Sunday Talk Shows talking about the dire consequences of de-funding the DHS. Apparently, if we defund the DHS, we might as well stop going to the mall:

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EPA Makes Wood-Burning Stoves Unaffordable to Save the Planet

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All they have to do is claim that it’s all the save the planet, and they can create as many regulations as they want, thereby making certain appliances a lot less affordable for the people who depend on those appliances

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The Net Neutrality Trojan Horse and a Taxed Internet

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Whatever your views of net neutrality, the attempt by the civil government to treat the internet as a “public utility” may not be as innocent as you (may) think. See, Obama and other bureaucrats say they want the internet treated

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How Long Do We Have Before We Fall To Tyranny?

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“There is no crueler tyranny than that which is perpetuated under the shield of law and in the name of justice.” – Charles de Montesquieu What defines a free society? Freedom of speech? Freedom of religion? Freedom of the press?

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