Ancient Hebrew Militia Law

David Kopel is a national treasure and a local hero to all who love liberty. I’ll explain after some brief background. When I got out of law school in 1976 I needed to pass the Colorado Bar Exam, and that … Continue reading

“Our lives, our fortunes, our sacred honor”

President Reagan, peaking of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, “It falls to us to keep faith with those men, and to all great Americans of times past.” “Our lives, our fortunes, our sacred honor” is what the 56 … Continue reading

Today is Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday, born this day 270 years ago

Thomas Jefferson was the author of the Declaration of Independence and third president of the United States. He was was born on this day in 1743 in Goochland (now Albemarle) County, Virginia. On the 200th anniversary of Jefferson’s birth, on … Continue reading

Ron Paul’s farewell speech to Congress

Here is the text of the parts of Ron Paul’s speech that Rush Limbaugh played on his radio show on Thursday: I thought a lot about why those of us who believe in liberty as a solution have done so … Continue reading

Liberty Is No War On Women

The Left has accused supporters of limited government of waging a “War on Women.” In Liberty Is No War on Women, Lukas and Schaeffer take this charge apart. They demonstrate that liberals’ recipe for ever-bigger government backfires on women by … Continue reading

Keep cool with Coolidge — Obama reveals his hatred of small business

Bill whittle, Scott Ott and Stephen Greene talk about Obama’s left wing and economically ignorant recent comments about business, especially small business. Obama has subtly revealed his disdain for small business owners in the past but in Roanpke, VA recently … Continue reading

How To Boil a Frog…Do It Slowly…At First

Take 7 minutes out of your busy day and watch this video. You’ll be glad you did. If you drop a frog into a pan of boiling water it will jump out. But if you put a frog in a … Continue reading

Forcing George To Help Oliver

There are people in need of help. Charity is one of the nobler human motivations. The act of reaching into one’s own pockets to help a fellow man in need is praiseworthy and laudable. Reaching into someone else’s pocket is … Continue reading

Liberal/Conservative Dichotomy Explained

The liberal/conservative dichotomy is usually explained in terms of whether one or the other is evil or just stupid. Liberals think of themselves as more noble than conservatives because they claim to care more about poor people and minorities, and the … Continue reading