Category Archives: Liberty & Freedom

Postings on liberty and freedom

Supreme Court: Offensive & Hateful speech is Protected Speech

In Matal v. Tam the Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) denied the application under a Lanham Act provision prohibiting the registration of trademarks that may “disparage . . . or bring . . . into contempt or disrepute” any “persons, living or dead.” 15 U. S. C. §1052(a). The case involved an Asian band of […]

Let Them Take Arms

We are living in exceptional times just as our parents did who made it through WWII and Korea.   It is almost impossible to be self sufficient in today’s society. Government won’t allow it and in fact they see it and those that are as a threat. The liberties we’ve lost are now sold back […]

What is a Human Right?

A lot of debate about a person’s “right” to healthcare or a “right” to a livable wage, shelter, food, and water. But is there really a right to things that may impose a hardship on another or even be taken by force (i.e. through taxes). A good definition of a human right is one that […]

Civil Unrest

Perhaps it was too much to ask of the leftists who call themselves Democrats, liberals and progressives. When in reality they act more like communists with escalating calls for violence and actual violence in their protests. Trump took office on 1/20/2017 and only 11 days into his Presidency we have a small contingent of the […]

On Peaceful Transfer of Power- Uniquely America

Watched the entire inauguration with Sue this morning. What a great day and a great ceremony. “Uniquely America” is the theme for the inaugural. And it is fitting. We are one of only a handful of nations on the face of the Earth that transfers power without bloodshed. And we’ve been doing it the longest. […]

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The crying has not stopped…

The crying and whining continues over Trump winning the election. And now Jill Stein has filed paperwork to perform a recount in the state of Wisconsin! Stein did not even come close to winning the 2016 election. But she has reportedly raised some $7 million+ to fund recounts in the states of Wisconsin, Michigan and […]