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NSA Spied on Israel to Counter Criticism of Iran Deal, Communications with U.S. Lawmakers Intercepted

December 29th, 2015 (No Comments)

NSA Spied on Israel to Counter Criticism of Iran Deal, Communications with U.S. Lawmakers Intercepted This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. The National Security Agency is bracing for another heavy round of criticism. On Tuesday, the Wall Street Journal reported that the controversial [...]

Will Republicans Allow an Obamacare Bailout?

December 8th, 2015 (No Comments)

Will Republicans Allow an Obamacare Bailout? This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. One of the few bright spots in the government-funding bill passed last December was the inclusion of a provision that barred the Obama administration from using taxpayer dollars to bailout a [...]

Address Security Concerns But Let Syrian Refugees Come to the U.S.

November 19th, 2015 (No Comments)

Address Security Concerns But Let Syrian Refugees Come to the U.S. This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. America’s governors are playing right into the hands of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. In reaction to the terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday, [...]

Charles Koch Blasts Corporate Welfare

November 16th, 2015 (No Comments)

Charles Koch Blasts Corporate Welfare This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. It’s amazing how Charles and David Koch have become the boogeymen of progressives. Democratic politicians, in their class warfare messaging, often reference the multi-billionaire brothers, who frequently contribute to free market causes [...]

Conservative Judge Defends Retroactivity of Drug Sentencing Guidelines

November 4th, 2015 (No Comments)

Conservative Judge Defends Retroactivity of Drug Sentencing Guidelines This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. In April 2014, the U.S. Sentencing Commission issued new sentencing guidelines for drug offenders by two offense levels and, a few months later, voted to make the change retroactive. [...]

American Taxpayers on the Hook for $6 Million to Promote the Beautiful Albanian Countryside

November 3rd, 2015 (No Comments)

American Taxpayers on the Hook for $6 Million to Promote the Beautiful Albanian Countryside This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. You’ve got to hand it to the federal government; they really know how to throw away taxpayers’ hard-earned money. Just last week, Congress [...]

ACA Repeal Bill Doesn’t Really Repeal the Law

October 21st, 2015 (No Comments)

ACA Repeal Bill Doesn’t Really Repeal the Law This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. After months of promises to the party’s base supporters, congressional Republican leaders are readying a bill that would repeal parts of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), using the same procedural [...]

Two More ACA Cooperatives Go Down in Flames

October 20th, 2015 (No Comments)

Two More ACA Cooperatives Go Down in Flames This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. Just last week, the Advocates noted the Kentucky Health Cooperative announced that it would close at the end of the year. At the time, the cooperative, which was set up [...]

Kentucky ObamaCare Cooperative Will Close

October 13th, 2015 (No Comments)

Kentucky ObamaCare Cooperative Will Close This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. Kentucky’s health insurance cooperative will close by the end of the year, leaving approximately 51,000 looking for coverage from other insurers that offer plans on the state’s insurance exchange. The Kentucky Health [...]

Gun Control Fear Mongering Rings Hollow

October 12th, 2015 (No Comments)

Gun Control Fear Mongering Rings Hollow This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. It didn’t take long for President Barack Obama to politicize the tragic shooting Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon on Thursday, October 1. Just hours after the news of the shooting [...]

Cop Fired for Doing the Right Thing

October 1st, 2015 (No Comments)

Cop Fired for Doing the Right Thing This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. Jay Park was following a recently passed Georgia law extending amnesty to those who seek medical attention for others in need when he refused to arrest two underage college students [...]

Prepare to Meet the New Republican Leaders; Same as the Old Republican Leaders

September 30th, 2015 (No Comments)

This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. In an unexpected move, House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, announced on Friday that he would resign his post and leave Congress at the end of October. His resignation came at a time when conservative members of the [...]

The Good and the Bad of Donald Trump’s White Paper on Guns

September 22nd, 2015 (No Comments)

The Good and the Bad of Donald Trump’s White Paper on Guns This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has shifted away from his previous support of some gun control policies, including longer waiting periods and a ban on [...]

The Religious Test Clause and Muslims

September 21st, 2015 (No Comments)

The Religious Test Clause and Muslims This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. Ben Carson raised more than a few eyebrows on Sunday when he said that a Muslim should never be considered for the presidency. The retired neurosurgeon and Republican presidential hopeful was [...]

You Don’t Have to Like Same-Sex Marriage to Realize Kim Davis Ignored the Rule of Law

September 9th, 2015 (No Comments)

You Don’t Have to Like Same-Sex Marriage to Realize Kim Davis Ignored the Rule of Law This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. Apparently, the most pressing issue in the country is a Kentucky county clerk who refuses to separate her religious beliefs from [...]

No, Violent Crime is Not Getting Worse

September 8th, 2015 (No Comments)

No, Violent Crime is Not Getting Worse This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. One wouldn’t know it if they read what some news outlets are reporting or listened to the words of some Republican hopefuls and pundits on television, but there isn’t any [...]

Renaming Mt. McKinley: An Otherwise Silly Controversy Because of Executive Overreach

September 2nd, 2015 (No Comments)

Renaming Mt. McKinley: An Otherwise Silly Controversy Because of Executive Overreach This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. On Monday, the United States Department of the Interior announced that it would change the name of Mt. McKinley, located in Alaska, to Denali. The name [...]

The Radical Environmentalist Roots of the Anti-Immigration Movement

September 1st, 2015 (No Comments)

The Radical Environmentalist Roots of the Anti-Immigration Movement This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. Immigration is dominating much of the national political dialogue at the moment. Republicans in Congress are preparing legislation to target so-called “sanctuary cities” and eyeing a new five-year mandatory [...]

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