I have certain rules I live by. My first rule I don't believe anything the government tells me. And I don't take very seriously the media, or the press, in this country. With the case in the Persian Gulf war they were nothing more than unpaid employees of the Department of Defense. Most of the … Continue reading Confirmation Bias
Hopefully everyone is up to speed after the first part of this never-ending story: Who Shot JFK? This part is exactly how it happened for me as well. People talking on the JFK conspiracy hot line were kooks... until I became a "kook" too, just by asking questions: None of us have expertise in all … Continue reading How the CIA Invented Conspiracy Theories
And now, for something completely different. Today is Conspiracy Day. WOOHOO! Anybody remember that '80s show, Dallas? My folks used to watch it religiously. We're all from Texas. Now most folks down there religiously watch this TV confidence man called Joel Osteen. Can't tell which one is cheesier and steals more money: JR or JO? … Continue reading Who Shot JFK?
Innumerable voices have been asserting for some time now that human society is passing through a crisis, that its stability has been gravely shattered. It is characteristic of such a situation that individuals feel indifferent or even hostile toward the group, small or large, to which they belong. In order to illustrate my meaning, let … Continue reading Democratic Socialism/ Social Democracy: The same thing or different?
Of all the unanswered questions of our time, perhaps the most important is: ‘What is Fascism?’ One of the social survey organizations in America recently asked this question of a hundred different people, and got answers ranging from ‘pure democracy’ to ‘pure diabolism’. In this country if you ask the average thinking person to define … Continue reading Time to use the “F” Word: What is Fascism?
STATEMENT OF PRINCIPLES We, the members of the Libertarian Party, challenge the cult of the omnipotent state and defend the rights of the individual. We hold that all individuals have the right to exercise sole dominion over their own lives, and have the right to live in whatever manner they choose, so long as they … Continue reading What is Libertarianism?
"Anarchism is not a fixed, self-enclosed social system but rather a definite trend in the historic development of mankind, which, in contrast with the intellectual guardianship of all clerical and governmental institutions, strives for the free unhindered unfolding of all the individual and social forces in life. Even freedom is only a relative, not … Continue reading What is Anarchism?