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Gaslighting

“Why Did You Let Them Do It?”

Good question. A sad question, really, but a question that has to be asked. What happened? The WHY is easy – but that’s for later. Many folks I’ve been talking to are just overwhelmed about what is happening. If you weren’t paying attention to politics all the time, you wouldn’t know.

Freedom to make our own decisions

Notable Quote – Do Bernie-Bros Even Care about Reality?

By dispersing knowledge and control, a dynamic society takes advantage of the human quest to create and discover. Dynamism allows the world to be enriched through the decentralized, trial-and-error experiments in which we all engage when left free to do so. While reactionaries seek rules that will ban change and technocrats want rules that will …

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preferred pronouns

Blogline of the Day – Timely, in this Age Where Others Demand Coerced Speech.

Or complete silence from others. Another Blast in what is turning out to be Retro-Sunday: ANNA MUSSMAN: How Our New Definition Of Freedom Causes Cruelty: In the past, freedom meant to ability to obey one’s beliefs. Now, freedom is the ability to require others to obey one’s own beliefs about oneself. (H/T: Me! Blogline of the …

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American, National or Global Positions

Are You Listening, Governor Chris Sununu?

So few governors with access to such Kingly Pandemic Powers refused to use them. Those few who showed restraint are to be congratulated but Chris Sununu is not among them.

JP Sears Freedom is dangerous

“10 Reasons Why Freedom is DANGEROUS”

JP Sears, once again, puts another spin on Freedom. This time, playing Devil’s Advocate for Progressives who truly believe that THEY can take care of you and are trying mighty hard to make sure that they WILL take care of you.