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Tag: individual liberty
  • The Democratic Party Abandons Civil Liberties

    The tone of the Democratic National Convention was set early when a DNC video on Tuesday included the line “The government is the only thing we all belong to”: Since 2008, Democrats have reversed or buffered their positions on indefinite detention, warrantless surveillance, racial profiling in fighting terrorism, and closing Guantanamo. Many civil libertarians voted …

  • “Unless you’re free, the machine will be prevented from working at all”

    Those words were spoken by Mario Savio in a speech that helped start the protest movement of the Sixties.  Compiled with video from the protest in Tiananmen Square, this video inspires those of us who believe in individual liberty. There’s a time when the operation of the machine becomes so odious, makes you so sick …