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The English Civil War; the Birth of Libertarianism!

Utopian Ideas

Promoters of the 16th century utopian ideas were Thomas More, Francis Bacon, and Tommaso Campanella. It was insisted in the later part of the 16th century to change the name from, “Utopia – No Place” to “Eutopia – Good Place.” Some of the “eutopian” ideas included common ownership of property; sharing, the elimination of marriage, and a society without money. 919 more words


The need for certainty is the greatest disease the mind faces.
-Robert Greene

Greene, R. (2012). Mastery. New York: Viking.


Father Of The Year

I threw this comic together after learning about Ivan The Terrible and Russian absolutism in history class this week. I guess you could say making a comic about something I learned counts as studying….especially since I have a test about this on Tuesday… FT :-P

Why I Hate Moral Relativism

As most of my veteran readers are probably aware (and all of my new readers should know,) I’m a product of the political Left. However, I am more than willing to stand by the political Right on the handful of issues on which I agree with them. 806 more words


Saint Francis and Pope Francis

As I reflect on the recent visit of Pope Francis to the United States – already vastly publicized and widely discussed – I wonder where Saint Francis was sighted. 655 more words

Freedom of Speech

One of the most famous principals of the liberal dogma is the right to believe anything and to say anything or to express anything and to propagate for anything. 1,329 more words


Neither This Nor That

Me, myself, and mine
Are not the heart of the divine
“My” Truth? Do you comprehend
What this phrase would intend?
Between extremes–meaninglessness
Or metaphysical seriousness… 272 more words