Posted tagged ‘Constitutional Rights’

Must Reads For The Week 6/29/13

June 29, 2013
The pen is mightier than the sword...

The pen is mightier than the sword… (Photo credit: mbshane)

Guess Where The Country’s Highest Incomes Are? at economicpolicyjournal.com. These politicians and bureaucrats have the highest incomes and yet produce nothing of value in exchange for their income. We are forced to pay them for interfering with our productive activities, which makes it harder for our activities to remain productive.

Greenwald Smackdown Of NBC’s David Gregory, at economicpolicyjournal.com. Short video of Greenwald responding to charges that he aided and abetted Edward Snowden.

The Biggest Ponzi Scheme In The History Of The World, by Michael Snyder of theeconomiccollapseblog.com, care of zerohedge.com. The incestuous relationship between the Government and the Federal Reserve in a parable.

Recycling Anecdote at mungowitzend.blogspot.com. How do you treat the recycling police? With laughter and ridicule.

Know Your Rights When Dealing With Police, by Julie Borowski, at townhall.com. I found this on libertypenblog.blogspot.com. Knowing your rights when dealing with the police is a powerful tool in preventing abuses of power.

Elke’s Warning, is a youtube video I saw on tammybruce.com. The most interesting conversations you can have are with people who grew up behind the iron curtain. Watching this reminds me of how I felt the first time I read “The Road To Serfdom” by Hayek.

NSA’s Criminal Activity, at benswann.com. Ben Swann does a great job of telling the unvarnished truth.

Must Reads For The Week 6/01/13.

June 1, 2013
The pen is mightier than the sword...

The pen is mightier than the sword… (Photo credit: mbshane)

The Bullying Pulpit, by Thomas Sowell, at jewishworldreview.com. Government bureaucrats and politicians try to bully and intimidate citizens who challenge the central planning orthodoxy.

Durbin Not Sure If Bloggers Deserve Constitutional Protection, by Warner Todd Huston, at breaibart.com. Even if  Dick Durbin doesn’t think a blogger is a journalist, I would hope he thinks that a blogger still has a constitutional right to free speech.

Real Health Reform: Doctor Stops Accepting Insurance, Able To Cut Prices By Fifty Percent, at economicpolicyjournal.com. Allowing  the buyer and seller to exchange without a third-party involved in the decision-making, creates the optimum result for everybody, except the third-party planner.

High School Teacher Faces Discipline For Informing Students About Their Rights, by Jacob Sullum, at reason.com. Should the lawyer who advised Lois Lerner to plead the fifth  face disciplinary action?

What The Syrian Civil War Is Really All About,by Peter Nealen, at sofrep.com. The guys at sofrep always give you the unvarnished truth. Excerpt from the article, The war isn’t between Assad and a bunch of democracy-loving rebels. It’s between…those who espouse a strict militant form of Shi’a Islam…and those who desire a strict militant form of Sunni Islam….

Senate Banking Committee Staff Monitoring Bitcoin, at economicpolicyjournal.com. Government and bureaucracies will always try to stop anyone or any idea that threatens their power. The IRS bullying tactics reveals the standard operating  procedure by the anointed. I guess bullying is only cool when they do it.

David Stockman: “The Error Of Central Banking Has Become Universal” , at zerohedge.com. Stockman interviewed by Rick Santelli, here is a quote, “…today the market is entirely rigged…it’s not honest…” Stockman doesn’t pull any punches.