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Entries from November 2010

Out of Power Republicans Look Good in 2009 Liberty Index

November 30th, 2010 · No Comments ·

As we go into a new Congressional session where Republicans have returned to the majority in the House of Representatives, the Republican Liberty Caucus’ newly released Liberty Index ratings for 2009 provide an important reminder of the positive effect which being out of power and in the minority had on Republican legislators. With a clear […]

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WikiLeaks Documents Prove Anticlimatic

November 29th, 2010 · No Comments ·

The much heralded release of thousands of pages of internal State Department communications by WikiLeaks has received a lot of public attention and sent WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange into hiding in Switzerland, but if you wade through the documents what you find is mostly uninteresting and even the high points are far from the shocking […]

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Will the TSA Crash the Security State?

November 16th, 2010 · 2 Comments ·

Watching the massive expansion of the state security apparatus in the United States since 9/11, I have found myself wondering when the people of this once-free nation would finally shout “enough.” We have put up with massive spending on new security agencies, monitoring of our phones and email, unconstitutional confiscation of property, suspension of habeas […]

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