Tag Archives: Paternalism

HBO: George Carlin- On Pro-Life

Source:The New Democrat  “George Carlin Back in town” Source:HBO: George Carlin- On Pro-Life I’m aware that writing satire about abortion is risky, so before someone feels the need to point that out to me, I just thought that I lay … Continue reading

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Knowledge Hub: History of Prohibition- Why It Failed?

Source:The New Democrat  “People like booze. Now. But there was a time alcohol was a matter of debate and was made illegal. Here is why it failed. Music by No Sustain . Written and Edited by Tyler Franklin” Source:Knowledge Hub: … Continue reading

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Daniel J. Mitchell: ‘Three More Reasons To Laugh At Communism’- Wait, There’s More

“I sometimes feel guilty when I mock communism. Should I really be joking about an ideology that directly or indirectly caused 100 million deaths? Are laughs appropriate when there is ongoing torture, abuse, and starvation in communist hellholes such as … Continue reading

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Tom Woods: Christopher Snowden- ‘Killjoys: A Critique of The Nanny State’

Source:The New Democrat “Christopher Snowdon of London’s Institute of Economic Affairs makes the case against paternalistic meddling in individual decisions. Subscribe to the Tom Woods Show:” From Tom Woods There isn’t really one form of a nanny state or one ideology … Continue reading

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The Weed Blog: Johnny Green- Why Now’s The Time To Step Up and Fight Against The Drug War

The Weed Blog: Johnny Green- Two Reasons Why Now’s The Time To Step Up And Fight Against The Drug War Congress, the last two weeks has debated the defense authorization bill. The House, is close to passing their bill and … Continue reading

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The Heritage Foundation: Video: William J. Bennett and Robert White: Going to Pot, Why The Rush to Legalize Marijuana is Harming America

. You know, if I was a lawyer and I was listening to Bill Bennett and Bob White give their presentation about marijuana, I would probably conceive every point that they made about marijuana. Other than why they say marijuana … Continue reading

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Heritage Foundation: Evan Sayet- ‘How Modern Liberals Think’: The Differences Between Liberals & Socialists

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS FreeState Plus As an actual Liberal myself and not someone who just calls myself a Liberal, but someone who actually understands liberalism and not someone whose called a Liberal by people who couldn’t … Continue reading

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Liberty Pen: Video: FBN’s John Stossel: Alan West & Alex McFarland on Personal Freedom

I have a real hard time listening to people who claim to be against big government and essentially say that “big government is essentially bad except when we are in favor of big government”. So they say basically “go ahead … Continue reading

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Liberty Pen: Video: Glen Beck & Andrew Napolitano: The Right to be Left Alone

The Right to be Left Alone is not an anti-government viewpoint. But this belief that free adults or free Americans are exactly that. That we own ourselves, our bodies and our minds. What we do with our own lives is … Continue reading

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Washington Times: Editorial: Soda, Cigarettes and the Nanny State

American Nanny State Washington Times: Editorial: Sodas, Cigarettes and the Nanny State I’m against the nanny state as well because it implies that government or elitists in government know best how to manage individuals lives them the individuals themselves including … Continue reading

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