The Constitution’s Dying [Habeus] Corpus

You don’t need a conspiracy theory any longer. Yesterday, Congress voted to preserve the text of a bill that would allow for the indefinite detention of U.S. citizens without trial by the military, provide that military courts can be used for any and all trials of “terrorist” activities, and undermine the principle of Habeus Corpus…

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Denying Global Warming Isn’t Ignorant

If at first you don’t succeed, lie, lie again. Anthropogenic global warming (AGW) is not science. Science is, by definition, falsifiable, and requires testable hypotheses that can be confirmed in a laboratory with conditions that can be manipulated. None of these aspects are present in AGW. You are not stupid if you don’t believe in…

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Bankters, Busts, and History: A Primer

Don’t just skim past this one. This video is an excellent deconstruction of the way that banks have worked historically and the way risk allocation has changed. In other words, it is an explanation of how we got here, with socialized losses and private debts. Take the 10 minutes to understand it; you won’t be…

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