Tag Archives: freedom isn’t free

The foot-glove banned by the military.

Yeah, these things. For a long time shoemakers have known that the best configuration for a shoe sole would be a bare foot. Which doesn’t hold up as well on jagged rocks and hot or cold concrete etc.   So … Continue reading

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Repeat these themes as a meditative mantra, or we off the Fairy…

A series of lies we’re told to believe.   Freedom comes from economic security.Economic security comes from capitalism, but only if capitalism is unfettered by government intervention like Taxation… the tax funded military actions globally to secure capitalism are somehow … Continue reading

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Why “unquestioning belief” is not Faith.

Either in religion or “patriotism”. There’s a Catholic book called “The Lives of the Saints” (actually an encyclopedia of Saints, quite a few volumes) And one argument that got dug out of the repository concerning a trial for Heresy, wherein … Continue reading

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Happy birthday to the Prince of Pe… ummm… you know the rest

The T.V. is loaded every commercial break with a “Support the Troops” marketing campaign, this time using the offensive Massive Selling Through Guilt-trip that is the modern “Christmas”. Soldiers waving to their families, Santa bringing a soldier home to his … Continue reading

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Freedom isn’t free, unless you’re Rich

In which case, the money you make off your War Investments will more than offset the income tax you pay, AND, it’s common knowledge that Rich People don’t have to send their own piglets off to Murder other people’s kids … Continue reading

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Fire in a Crowded Theater

This of course is a response to what I have heard NeoCons say many times in response to any claim to free speech. They whine about “it’s not legal to shout Fire! in a crowded theater”. In other words, the … Continue reading

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