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A Monopoly on Violence: The 2nd Amendment and Guns

Anywhere a monopoly on violence exists, free thought will perish. It’s an often misunderstood principle.  Indeed, one thing many Progressives these days don’t understand is that the Second Amendment in the American Constitution is not really about guns … no, … Continue reading

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Enemy Within – The Danger of a Single Narrative

A couple days ago, writer David Brooks wrote a piece for the New York Times about the Danger of a Single Story.  By that, he was alluding to the notion developing in recent years about the negative consequences of allowing … Continue reading

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The Betrayal of Millennials: Patriarchal Principles and Freedom

The Guardian released an article today discussing the 30-year economic and social betrayal dragging down Generation Y’s income. To quote: “The full scale of the financial rout facing millennials is revealed today in exclusive new data that points to a … Continue reading

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Hillary, Kesha, and a Bankrupt Illinois – Victims make Poor Teammates

Accountability is what separates the strong from the weak. Whether that be accountability to oneself, or to those around you. Accountability no less lies at the heart of individualism, for if we trust ourselves to rely on the endeavor of … Continue reading

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Identity Politics, Hilary Clinton, and the Boomerang Effect

The ironic thing about Totalitarians is that eventually the Totalitarianism they are pushing for – i.e. the silencing of dissenting opinion – comes back around to bite them in the butt. I refer to this as the Boomerang Effect. It … Continue reading

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Lies of Omission – Progressives and the “Wizard behind the Curtain”

If you want to understand someone – whether it be a woman, a politician, or a Progressive – don’t listen to what they say … watch what they do. I’ll be honest … the Chicago Tribune is an endless source … Continue reading

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