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Pundits Quick to Blame Snowden for Paris Attacks

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If the aftermath of 9/11 taught us anything, it is that centralized governments slouching toward totalitarianism never let a crisis go to waste. And, in a corollary, citizens are far more credulous and trusting when they have just experienced a

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Undercover Tests Reveal Huge Gaps in TSA Security


According to the results of recent undercover tests, TSA airport security measures are hugely ineffective: An internal investigation of the Transportation Security Administration revealed security failures at dozens of the nation’s busiest airports, where undercover investigators were able to smuggle mock explosives

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Should We Allow the DHS to Die?


The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is teetering on the precipice of a shutdown, and it doesn’t appear that either Democrats or Republicans are all that concerned about it. In this context, an article in Vox postulates that the DHS

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Man Calls Suicide Hotline; SWAT Team Kills Him

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A Roy, Utah man named Jose Calzada called a suicide hotline early one morning, and a SWAT team was dispatched to his house that ended up killing him. It’s as if the police told him, “No, don’t kill yourself! Let

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Elderly Man Calls 911 For Help With Sick Wife; Gets Beat up by Cops

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The wife of a 78-year-old Missouri man has dementia, and the older man made the mistake of calling 911 for help when his wife knocked out one of their windows. The police came first and ended up beating up the

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Should Crime be Prevented or Punished?

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In the wake of 9/11, the American civil government produced one of the most anti-constitutional laws ever to be passed: the USA PATRIOT Act. More about that and the misuse of the term “domestic terrorism” here. Not only did it seriously

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Was John Brown the First “Domestic Terrorist”?

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John Brown, the famously violent abolitionist, attacked a federal arsenal in Harpers Ferry, Virginia in 1859. He took possession of its armory, and fully intended to use the weapons from the armory to arm slaves for a revolt. He was

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In Chicago, Land of Liberal Gun Control, 911 is Made Impotent


Once an idea sinks its claws into the Liberal mind, it is nearly impossible to change that idea. The mind should be an open courtyard, allowing ideas to confront preconceived notions, and sometimes replace them with new, more refined truths.

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