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King Ted Cruz of Amerida

It was around the turn of the other century, before the voyage of the Titanic, when these words were recorded:

“Well, sir,” said Mr. Dooley, “onaisy lies th’ crown on anny king’s head these days. 607 more words

Political Economy And Ethical Values

Focus on Right and Wrong, Not Right and Left

The political terms “right” and “left” have been with us since the French revolution when members of the National Assembly divided into supporters of the king to the president’s right and supporters of the revolution to his left. 1,078 more words

Individual Rights

That Intimidating Knock Upon The Door

Schools are now reportedly assisting law enforcement by monitoring all their students’ online activities looking for indicators suggesting bullying, suicide threats or criminal intent and most of it is reported to be done with electronic spy things called “Apps.” 479 more words

Random Political Opinions

America's Forgotten Vision

“Since knowledge, thinking, and rational action are properties of the individual, since the choice to exercise his rational faculty or not depends on the individual, man’s survival requires that those who think be free of the interference of those who don’t. 557 more words

Philosophical Musings

The Legacy of Muller v. Oregon

In 1903, the Supreme Court in Muller v. Oregon upheld an Oregon law that prevented women from working more than ten hours per day. Just a few years earlier, in  642 more words


Summary of Brasserie du Pêcheur & Factortame - C-46/93 and C-48/93

by José Ricardo Sousa, student of the Master's degree in EU Law of UMinho

Keywords: liability of the state; legislator; claims; repair; individual’s rights… 837 more words


Violating Rights in the Name of Safety?

We all have rights.   Many of those rights are violated today under the guise of “for your safety” or for “public safety”.      Like the era of Hitler when he came into power, pro police and pro authority supporters encourage this.     807 more words