Category Archives: Essays on Freedom

Essays on the nature and theory of Freedom.

Needful Things

When needful things become illegal do not be surprised to discover there are no longer any lawful men in your kingdom.

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Lesser of Two …

It has been said that when a man chooses the lesser of two evils, evil still wins. The statement is so obviously true that realists often ignore this basic principle, often justifying the choice as “incremental change for the better”. … Continue reading

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The Election’s New Clothes

It is possible to win the election with only 11 states, the most populous including CA and NY (blue states) and 9 others. In reality, since at least one of those states is Texas (red state), it is unlikely this … Continue reading

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Do We Get a Vote This Time?

In the news — Both Trump and Carson are talking about leaving the Republican Party again. Talk of a Brokered Convention is rampant. My thoughts — The GOP is trying to limit our choices to the Approved Slate. How is … Continue reading

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A Racial Question

A question this time because I do not like the answer I’m getting on my own. Something different has happened this year, something I have not seen in all my 63 years on the planet. Why is it that black people … Continue reading

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Comparative Religion Class: Pay Attention

Advanced but brief lesson in comparative religion. There will be a self-graded test when this lesson is concluded. Part I — When the Jews proved incapable of living by the Law, the Lord sent Jesus to preach a New Covenant … Continue reading

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Freedom of Religion or Of the People?

I’ve been quiet on Social Conservatism recently while rethinking some points made here over the last few years. I do not want to start another discussion about religion. Stipulate that all religions have fanatics and all fanatics do bad things. … Continue reading

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Update: Bitches, Queens, and Cops

[Ed. Note: see previous article “Bitches, Queens, and Cops”]   It is a little before three PM Wednesday afternoon, the day after I posted my original article on the recent news item where a Richmond County, VA, police officer is … Continue reading

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Bitches, Queens, and Cops

This week in the news a police officer in Richmond County, SC, is probably going to lose his job over a video showing him performing a rougher than expected apprehension of a disruptive female High School student. So far race … Continue reading

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Let’s Start This Revolution!

A seasoned warrior will often open the distance as his first move. If he is closing on you the fight has already been going on longer than you may know. Why is that? The answer is actually very simple. The … Continue reading

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