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Jim Gray: Let’s Focus More on Commonalities
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Jim Gray: Let’s Focus More on Commonalities

So now there is yet another situation in which we are pushing ourselves further away from each other due to a Nike ad about a former NFL quarterback “risking everything” by taking a position against police brutality.  This most recent “pushing” comes from two different police officers’ associations in the […]

Jim Gray: A Failure of Duty
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Jim Gray: A Failure of Duty

A while ago a long-time good friend of mine gave me the book Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of Seal Team 10, by Marcus Luttrell and Patrick Robinson (Little, Brown and Company, 2007).  As many of you know, this book describes the killing […]

Jim Gray: Do We Really Want Liberty?
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Jim Gray: Do We Really Want Liberty?

When it comes down to it, Liberty can be scary.  In reality, since the world can be a hard and even cruel place, many people actually would give up their Liberty in place of wanting “Mother Government” to take care of them.  So many people around the world would voluntarily […]

Gary Johnson: Theft is Theft, Even When the Government Does it
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Gary Johnson: Theft is Theft, Even When the Government Does it

Last week, a Federal Court actually got it right by ruling that the City of Albuquerque had been violating individuals’ constitutional rights by seizing their automobiles even though they had not been convicted of any crime. It’s called civil forfeiture…and it’s just wrong. If anyone else took your car and […]