Category Archive: Uncategorized

Dec 18 2016

Liberty Update: Post-It Hate Crime, Failing Public Ed, & Libertarian “Russian Propaganda”

A Massachusetts college has chosen to stop flying the American flag this week after students raised concerns that the flag promoted racism and hatred. This is a local story involving Hampshire College in Amherst, so I want to provide a little context. Around here Hampshire College is known for their pot-to-student ratio and their shoes-optional …

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Sep 17 2016

Liberty Update: Pepe the Frog, Burrito Drones, & Another Clinton Conspiracy

Transcript is as follows: Pepe the frog appeared on a Donald Trump meme that his son posted to social media. Hillary Clinton and company jumped on this and posted an “explainer” on Hillary’s campaign website, condemning the meme as nationalist, white supremacist propaganda. The DailyBeast claims to have spoken to these white supremacists directly and …

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Dec 27 2013

New Libertarian Community Promises Self Sufficiency, Freedom in Chile

Welcome to Galt’s Gulch Chile, a 6,874-hectare site in Chile founded by a group of libertarians, Ron Paul supporters, and anarchists. It sits in a secluded valley 17 kilometres from Curacavi, Chile, and 45 minutes from the local airport. The community boasts a large organic farm, natural wells, and has 430 lots for sale. Ken …

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Dec 24 2013

Flower Shell: Sow Your Garden With Your Shotgun

Just about anything is better with guns, so why not gardening? Now you can do both at the same time thanks to a crowdfunding project called Flower Shell – a 12 gauge shotgun shell that shoots seeds instead of lead. Creator Per Cromwell liked the fruits of his gardening labor, but hated the work itself. …

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Oct 13 2013

Protestors Remove Barricades, Storm White House

Sunday morning, thousands of people from all over the nation swept down the barricades around the World War II and Lincoln memorials in DC in protest of its closure during the shutdown. Part of the “Million Vet March,” bikers, veterans, and patriots have all converged on the city today and have entered the closed monuments. …

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Oct 08 2013

Shutdown Shenanigans: Businesses Closed, Seniors Displaced

The federal government shutdown doesn’t apply to just the government anymore. Communities and private business sitting on federal land have also found themselves without a job or, in some cases, without a home. Pisgah Inn sits along the Blue Ridge Parkway in NC and is the only place to eat, sleep, or even use the …

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