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Percy Blakeney

"They seek him here, they seek him there, those Frenchies seek him everywhere. Is he in heaven or is he in hell? That damned elusive Pimpernel."


Wealth the Accumulation of the Results of Labor

Wealth is not some mystical entity which either government or birthright endows. It isn’t something that the “haves” enjoy by depriving the “have nots” of their fair share. Wealth represents the accumulation of the results of labor.

Tyranny Comes From Accumulation of Power

“The accumulation of all powers, legislative, executive, and judiciary, in the same hands… may justly be pronounced the very definition of tyranny.” – James Madison, Federalist 47  Tyranny comes from accumulation of power in one branch of government. Growth Madison today would be horrified that the administrative state has added both legislative and judicial powers to …

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Illiberal Left Excludes Freedom Loving People

The statistics showing who gets abortions do not prevent movements like #ShoutYourAbortion from claiming the name liberal. Lindy West, Amelia Bonow, and Kimberly Morrison started this particular social media campaign.  They have been widely publicized. How sad is that? Black women should understand the CDC says there are proportionally 5.7 times as many abortions in …

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Blinded By the Left

Have liberals, people who love freedom, allowed blind hatred to take precedence over their values? Or have leftists simply stolen the word liberal? Bill Maher has called out leftist Muslim Rashida Tlaib. He criticizes her for supporting the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) Movement. BDS is anti-Semitic to its core. It is based in hate. …

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Urgent Versus Important

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American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) has been active in recent anti-Israel demonstrations. It is also active in campaigns in the United States alongside other far-left and pro-Palestinian groups. In 2017, AMP began organizing with IfNotNow (INN). INN is a group that regularly accuses Israel of crimes in the Palestinian territories. Max Berger is a cofounder …

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Ex-Google Engineer Charged with Stealing Self-Driving Car Secrets

Ex-Google Engineer Charged with Taking Stolen Self-Driving Secrets to Uber Reuters is reporting the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) filed criminal charges against Anthony Levandowski earlier this week. Levandowski is a pioneer in self-driving car technology. He is accused of stealing trade secrets from Waymo, a subsidiary of Google’s parent company Alphabet before joining Uber …

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