The Dialethic Right. Roderick, Austro-Athenian Empire (2010-04-28).
Two things conservatives like to say: Our constitutional rights aren't granted to us by government. Our rights come from God, and the Constitution simply recognises them. Illegal immigrants and terrorist suspects don't have constitutional rights because they're not American citizens.(Linked Wednesday 2010-04-28.)
Remembering Corporate Liberalism. rechelon, Invisible Molotov (2010-04-24).
"Remembering Corporate Liberalism" by Roderick T Long "During the first half of the 20th century, there was a widespread perception that big government and big business were fundamentally at odds. Free-market individualists generally regarded themselves as defenders of peaceful business interests against the rapacious state. Those on the left saw…(Linked Thursday 2010-04-29.)
XKCD “Hell” implemented in flash. Hacker News (2010-04-29).
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Anarchism 101. You, Anarchoblogs (2010-04-16).
I love how people who would barely pass an 11th-grade civics test like to taunt anarchists with the ever-so-damning, irrefutable line "But how would you prevent a warlord from rising to power, in Anarchy?" and then act as if that is such a complete and well-thought-out argument that it pre-empts…(Linked Thursday 2010-04-29.)
trying to find embeddable video, but rachel maddow – who, Captain Capitulation, eye of the storm (2010-04-15).
trying to find embeddable video, but rachel maddow – who, actually, i like to watch – is incessantly touting her show on timothy mcveigh: it's all about the dangers of "anti-government violence." i guess really they focus-grouped the phrase "anti-gov" and now use it as a synonym for insanity. but…(Linked Thursday 2010-04-29.)
Insert “Won’t Get Fooled Again” Reference Here. Jesse Walker, Jesse Walker: Reason Magazine articles and blog posts. (2010-04-29).
Charlie Savage reports: The Obama administration is seeking to compel a writer to testify about his confidential sources for a 2006 book about the Central Intelligence Agency, a rare step that was authorized by Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. The author, James Risen, who is a reporter for The…(Linked Thursday 2010-04-29.)