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Tag: smear
  • Reason? An Oxymoron at Reason.com

    David Harsanyi has recently published a piece for Reason.com that is hard to ignore in light of Ron Paul’s recent straw poll victory at CPAC.  Is Paul the future of the conservative movement?  Harsanyi doesn’t think so: Let’s, for a moment, forget Paul (and how I wish this could be a permanent condition, considering the …

  • Beltway Group Smears Tom Woods

    Why does the establishmentarian group Think Progress feel the need to denounce libertarian Tom Woods as a “neoconfederate” and particularly “extreme” CPAC attendee? Because unlike the easy-ignorable actual hatemongers at the conference,  they feel threatened by Tom’s  message. They indeed should. More and more Americans are coming to realize that more aptly named “predator” drones, bigger military budgets, and war escalations does not constitute change. It …

  • Author of Ron Paul hit piece exposed?

    Ugh… Another day, another ugly smear against the Ron Paul/liberty movement, this time courtesy of Dana Goldstein, writing for “The Daily Beast.” The clear point of Ms. Goldstein’s piece is that Paul movement is tainted by the “fringy” racism and general nuttiness of a few of our “associations.” How ironic that point becomes when one looks at what she wrote about the …