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Stuff Statism

The man who is not permitted to own is owned.” George Santayana

“Statist societies make the state an idol to be worshiped and turn the dictates of the state into the accepted view of right and wrong…and what lowly idols the politicians have made for us” 737 more words

GK Chesterton

‘Free-Range’ Kids and the Kidnapping Nanny State

Source: The Daily Bell, by Roland Peterson

Parents around the United States are rallying in support of the mother and father of the so-called “free-range” kids, the ten-year-old and six-year-old brother and sister who were dragged into the national spotlight this year due to the harassment the family has endured at the hands of government officials for the crime of allowing their kids to freely wander the community without adult supervision. 260 more words

Police State

Power-Hungry, Micromanaging Regime Creeps Want You to Eat Stale Food

This is from Rush Limbaugh.com.

My family of four will throw out about ten pounds of food per year.

My parents were raised during the depression and we were taught not to waste food. 1,748 more words

Big Government's War on Homeless Reveals Need for Compassionate Conservatism

When did big government begin taking food out of the mouths of the homeless?

That’s happening now. The do-gooder welfare state and the regulatory state have gone to war with one another, and the casualties are America’s homeless. 756 more words

Council Nedd