Tag Archives: Big Brother

The New Republic: Opinion- Elaine Teng- Congress Blocks Washington-DC Marijuana Legalization: Time For Big Government to Butt Out

This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I’ve lost count how many times Republicans and so-called Conservatives talk about the need for federalism, state and local control, but that as long as states and locals governing what … Continue reading

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▶AP: Raw Video: President Obama: More Surveillance Info to Be Made Public

▶ Obama: More Surveillance Info to Be Made Public – YouTube. Apparently President Obama has finally gotten the wakeup call that big government spying on its own people is not a good idea.

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The Young Turks: “Barack Obama Backs Patriot Act and Other Horrible Abuses of Our Civil Liberties”: The Consequences of Bad Policies With Good Intentions

There’s plenty of hypocrisy to go around in the so-called War on Terror debate or Patriot Act debate. On both sides and debates like this is where you find out who are the real Liberals and the real Conservatives. And … Continue reading

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The Film Archives: The War on Drugs is a Failure

Source: The Film Archives: The War on Drugs is a Failure So to sum up where the drug warriors are now when it comes to the War on Drugs specifically when it comes to marijuana. Is that the War on Drugs … Continue reading

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The New Republic: Opinion- Cass R. Sunstein- “Why Paternalism is Our Friend”: Why The Nanny State is Big Government Gone Wild

The New Republic: Opinion- Cass R. Sunstein- Why Paternalism is Our Friend Before I get into what I really want to talk about, I’m going to start this post off with a question. What the hell happened to the New … Continue reading

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Classical Liberal: Dennis Prager’s War on Drugs- How Neoconservatives Have Embraced Progressive Prohibition

Source: FRS FreeState Anytime I hear someone on the right however they define their politics unless they say they are classically conservative or conservative libertarian or just libertarian, say they believe in individual freedom and are against big government, I want … Continue reading

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Associated Press: Raw Video- New York Debates Proposed Ban on Sugary Drinks: Big Government on The Loose in NYC

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS FreeState Another example of blogging on a slow news day, I’m probably just a step away from bloggers block if there’s such a thing. And if there isn’t, I just invented it and … Continue reading

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