Category Archives: Freedom

More Consumer Freedom for Beer Sales

A recent poll was commissioned by the Malt Beverage Distributors Association of Pennsylvania [MBDAP] to gage public sentiment on allowing beer sales in supermarkets and convenience stores. The poll, run by Terry Moddonna’s opinion research firm, found that a majority … Continue reading

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Anti-Gun Extremism is Misguided

The Post Gazette editors have gone all revolutionary regarding cracking down on gun rights. In one editorial, the PG lets loose on a few protestors in Harrisburg, lobbing around the usual hyperbole and extremist labels. God forbid someone should not … Continue reading

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You Pay for Their Party

The $100 million for the political party conventions — $50 million for the Democratic convention in Denver and $50 million for the Republican convention in St. Paul, Minn. — is included in a section described as “Katrina recovery, veterans’ care … Continue reading

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The Coming Meltdown in Government Entitlements

Libertarians are fiscal realists. Everyone knows there is no such thing as a free lunch, yet when it comes to politicians and voters, the siren song of “free this” or “free that” is apparently too tempting, especially when melded with … Continue reading

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What is Libertarian Philosophy?

Libertarians believe some things are too important to trade for votes… Like your freedom and liberty. After all, someone who claims superior rights to the fruits of your labor — be it through taxes or how you use your private … Continue reading

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We’re Government… And You’re Not.

This is perhaps one of the funniest things we’ve seen in a while. Well, actually, its funny but it is also sad because it is so very true. Continue reading

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Feeling Politically Homeless?

Did you Feel Politically Homeless in the Past Election? Have you had it with your vote being betrayed, or being forced with a lousy choice between the lesser of two evils? Did you hate of being stuck with…. A Choice … Continue reading

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Global foolery

As published by the Pittsburgh Tribune Review Climatologist Timothy Ball made an astute observation about the strategy shift that sunspot-deniers are applying to global warming (“The politics of global warming,” Q&A, Feb. 10 and PghTrib.com). He noticed they “switched from … Continue reading

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