Guest Blog: Repeal the AUMF

The Authorization for Use of Military Force was signed in September 2001 as a response to the 9/11 attack. Unfortunately, the road to hell is paved with good intentions, and the AUMF has morphed into a no-holds-barred sanction for military action anytime, anywhere, any place. Justin Pavoni writes an excellent article on the folly and far-reaching…

Are You Really Free? 11 Aug 14

This is a series of articles (sourced from around the web) that aim to show the extension of the State and its power over you. Don’t you dare feed the homeless!  This story made news a few months ago, when Chico and Debbie Jimenez were fined for feeding the homeless in a city park (Manatee…

Dismantling the Oath of Office

Every commissioned officer in the US military has taken an oath as a condition of military service. But what does this mean?  The text of the oath is very specific, but what about its practical application?  What are the implications if those who take the oath are asked to violate its principles?  These are incredibly important considerations, and…