Monthly Archives: December 2014

Why People Fear Police

This latest National Review column on police seems to make the case that people have no reason to be afraid of police. Sorry, but people really do have reasons.

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Re: The Unholy Alliance between Gun Safety Groups and Police Protesters

Gun safety control proponents are more or less progressives who are in the same camp as leftists who accuse the police of misconduct and abuse due to racism, rather than flaws within the institution itself, particularly following the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri … Continue reading

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Don’t Waste Your Money on “The Interview”

I’m not one for throwing out conspiracy theories based on gut instinct, but the entire “The Interview” controversy smells like a rat.

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PSA Shows “Gun Safety” is A Code Phrase for Gun Control

If you have any doubts as to the true intentions of gun safety groups, a newly released video will put them to rest. Earlier this month, Sleeper 13 Productions released a PSA titled “Stop Gun Violence.” It needs to be seen … Continue reading

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Misunderstanding the Moral of A Christmas Carol

Ebenezer Scrooge in A Christmas Carol is an extremely well known fictional character, and one people often like to use as the stereotype of corrupt businessmen who steal from people in order to enrich themselves. Yet, even as a child, … Continue reading

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Why Power Doesn’t Corrupt (Absolutely)

Why Power Doesn’t Corrupt There is the common adage that “power corrupts, and absolute power corrects absolutely” when discussing government and politics. First used by Lord Acton in a letter to Bishop Mandell Creighton in 1887, the saying is used … Continue reading

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The Truth Behind the Rape Culture Myth

The Mythical Rape Culture Right now there is a lot of hullabaloo about a rape culture, which we are told by people purporting to know better is rampant on college campuses. During a panel on the topic at Brown University, one … Continue reading

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