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Mocking the State in the Digital Age

SnoManJanuary 14, 20132 min read
Mocking the State in the Digital Age

by Joel Poindexter, LewRockwell.com In what is best described as a thinly veiled attempt to further indoctrinate children, the Playmobil and Maisto companies have introduced several toys over the past couple of years that promote drone warfare and police-statism. One…

How To Beat the Gun Banners

SnoManJanuary 14, 20134 min read
How To Beat the Gun Banners

Let’s be clear: Gun control, as a policy, isn’t about banning guns from society, because someone will always have them. It’s about who will control them. If you really want to reduce gun violence, the first step is to ban…

Overcriminalization

SnoManJanuary 10, 20132 min read
Overcriminalization

Bet you didn’t know this one: under the federal Lacey Act, it is a crime to import stuff in violation of another nation’s laws. Thus, Americans are responsible for knowing the laws of foreign countries, even when those statutes are…

12 Useful Prepper, Survivalist, and Self-Reliance Websites

SnoManJanuary 9, 20133 min read
12 Useful Prepper, Survivalist, and Self-Reliance Websites

This is by no means a comprehensive list. There are many more out there, but these are a few that I check on a regular basis. I have a more extensive (but still not comprehensive) list here. As a demographic,…

Why the USA Should Default on the National Debt

SnoManJanuary 8, 20132 min read
Why the USA Should Default on the National Debt

Don’t think like a slave. Think like a free man, and you’ll see all the infringements on your God-given liberty. The national debt is a scam in which the members of the Federal Reserve get rich by counterfeiting money, lending…

The “Fiscal Cliff” is a Decoy

SnoManJanuary 1, 20134 min read
The “Fiscal Cliff” is a Decoy

To live free in this world, you have to understand basic principles of liberty. Unfortunately, these principles are not taught in state schools because individual liberty is antithetical to state power. The last thing our rulers want is for us…

Surviving Norovirus in Austere Conditions

SnoManDecember 31, 20124 min read
Surviving Norovirus in Austere Conditions

Norovirus (“stomach flu”) is one of the most infectious viruses around. It takes fewer than 20 virus particles to infect someone, so each droplet of vomit has enough virus to infect over 100,000 people. In the United States, norovirus causes…

The State as a Criminal Institution

SnoManDecember 29, 20121 min read

Hoppe: War and aggression are costly. States go to war because they can, via taxes, pass on the cost to third parties who are not directly involved. By contrast, for voluntarily financed companies war is economic suicide. As a private…

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