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The Right To Keep And Bear What?

The University of Texas at Austin holds a special place in my heart.  I earned my first degree there; I received my commission as a military officer there; I met my future wife there; I almost died from alcohol poisoning for the first (and last) time there; I had my heart broken for the first (and last) time there.   865 more words

Jaw Clenchers

Machiavelli, Hobbes, and Locke: The Origins and Nature of Social Contract Liberalism

Ruiyi Lan | August 2016

The liberal school of thought has existed in embryo in the fourteenth century of early European modernity. Aligned with this trend of thinking, the social contract theory gradually came into maturity by the inquiry of the modern political philosophers like Niccolo Machiavelli, Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, etc. 3,284 more words


Progressive liberalism has morphed into a very strange and dangerous concept that threatens nationalism. Slowly but surely organizations like the Black Lives Matter (BLM), the Social-Democratic movement, and even radical religious factions, have created an anti-American atmosphere in this country.

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Authoritarianism & Gun Control

Gun control is an atypical topic in terms of political debate, in that it is not something that really ever gets discussed outside of the United States of America. 941 more words


Day by Day

As before stated, we won’t post gratuitous nudity. Today’s Day by Day did. If any news or political site has nudity as an integral part of the story, it will be published. 18 more words


Hilaire Belloc: "The Barbarian hopes...that he can have his cake and eat it too.

“The Barbarian hopes—and that is the very mark of him—that he can have his cake and eat it too. He will consume what civilisation has slowly produced after generations of selection and effort but he will not be at the pains to replace such goods nor indeed has he a comprehension of the virtue that has brought them into being. 86 more words

Politics/Current Events

Socialized Medicine and the Sovereignty of God

I recently came across the story of Anita and Wolf Gottschalk, an elderly Canadian couple who are being forced to live in separate care facilities due to a backlog in the Canada healthcare system. 961 more words

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