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Sunday December 21st 2014

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Congress Gives Uncle Same “ESP” – Enhanced Surveillance Powers

Congress Gives Uncle Same “ESP” – Enhanced Surveillance Powers

BY BOB BARR In 1964, Ayn Rand wrote that American society was quickly heading toward what she called “the stage of ultimate inversion,” in which “the government is free to do anything it pleases, while the citizens may act only by permission.” Rand, who came to America to escape the tyranny of the Soviet Union, saw in mid-20th Century [...]

Net Neutrality: A 21st Century Trojan Horse

Net Neutrality: A 21st Century Trojan Horse

BY BOB BARR “’Net Neutrality’ is Obamacare for the Internet.” With this single phrase, Senator Ted Cruz has sparked one of the most heated debates about the future of the Internet since the Federal Communications Commission first released its Open Internet Order in 2010. Proponents of the cleverly-named proposal known as "Net [...]

Let Erik Prince and Blackwater Take on ISIS

Let Erik Prince and Blackwater Take on ISIS

To Kill Them, Not “Degrade” Them BY BOB BARR Like many liberal criticisms of market-based solutions to public policy problems, the idea of privatized armies is likely to conjure images of rogue mercenaries advertising in the back of Soldier of Fortune magazine. However, many of today’s paid civilian soldiers are highly skilled and [...]

UN Gun Grab Enters New And Dangerous Phase

UN Gun Grab Enters New And Dangerous Phase

BY BOB BARR Those wild and crazy bureaucrats on the banks of the East River are at it again. The United Nations – a bureaucracy so bloated and byzantine that it makes the United States Senate appear efficient by comparison – is poised to begin tossing legal monkey wrenches into international firearms transactions; and indirectly affecting [...]

Voter ID vs. Concealed Carry – Liberal Hypocrisy Unmasked

Voter ID vs. Concealed Carry – Liberal Hypocrisy Unmasked

BY BOB BARR “Let me be clear,” Attorney General Eric Holder emphatically declared in a 2012 speech to the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, “we will not allow political pretexts to disenfranchise American citizens of their most precious rights.” Holder’s remarks were a call to arms against efforts by [...]

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