Fascism

Articles involving crony-capitalism and tyrannical government.

It’s Time to End The Feds, Not Just The Fed

An article I authored over on PolicyMic.com: The Atlantic recently ran a piece by Philip Howard entitled It’s Time to Clean House, in which Howard argues that it is time for some spring cleaning of the federal legal code. Howard suggests sunset provisions on all new laws and the creation of special commissions to go through the…

Obama’s Secret Drone War Explained by Reuters’ David Rohde

Video notes: The Obama Administration has approved five times the number of covert drone strikes that his predecessor did. Thomson Reuters Digital Editor Chrystia Freeland sits down with Reuters’ Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist David Rohde to discuss his special report detailing the quiet expansion of presidential power under Obama.

Obama Admin Says It Doesn’t Need Congressional Approval To Wage War

Under questioning from Sen. Sessions at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing today, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta stated that “international permission,” rather than Congressional approval, provides a ‘legal basis’ for military action by the United States. Sen. Jeff Sessions:  Do you think that you can act without Congress to initiate a no-fly zone in Syria, without…

Private Investors of Greek Debt to Join Swap

You have to love this latest Bloomberg article that discusses how private investors are “participating” in Greece’s debt restructuring. The article states: The private investors that so far declared their participation in Greece’s debt restructuring hold about 20 percent of the bonds involved in a swap required for an international bailout. The 12 members of…

Teacher Arrested for Declining to Sit Down

A gang of armed thugs surround a teacher, then arrest him for refusing to sit down in the DMV. It should be noted that there are no laws ordering people to sit at the DMV and the DMV is public property.  Further, standing is not “impeding” anyone from doing their business. Watch as a slave…

“Why Was the Fed Created?” with George Selgin

Rep. Ron Paul sponsored this Congressional lecture on “Why Was the Federal Reserve Created?”, the introductory lecture in a three part series on the Federal Reserve System for Congressional staff. As a continuing educational tool this lecture was filmed and is provided to the public. The lecture was delivered by Dr. George Selgin, Professor of…