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Americans Have No Idea What “Freedom of the Press” Means

Many people believe that freedom of the press means that credentialed, professional journalists working for mainstream media outlets are protected when they criticize the government. And they think that Julian Assange – or some random blogger – are not entitled … Continue reading

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4 Myths About Julian Assange DEBUNKED

Myth #1: The U.S. Is Respecting First Amendment Freedom of the Press, and Only Prosecuting Assange for Hacking While the criminal indictment against Assange focuses on his alleged conspiracy with Chelsea Manning to hack a Department of Defense password, there … Continue reading

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Defense Spending HURTS the Economy

Debunking the Stubborn Myth that War Is Good for the Economy notes: One of the more enduring myths in Western society is that wars are somehow good for the economy. Indeed, bonehead economists periodically pen articles such as  “Progressives … Continue reading

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Site Fixed

Our apologies for the down time.  It took our internet service provider a couple of days to figure out the problem. Comments are now back up … Thanks for your patience!

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What You Don’t Know About The Saudi-Trump Tower Scandal

By Kristen Breitweiser, one of the four 9/11 widows – known as the “Jersey Girls” – instrumental in forcing the government to form the 9/11 Commission to investigate the 2001 attacks. Follow Kristen Breitweiser on Twitter: Interestingly, just recently, … Continue reading

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