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Entries for December, 2011 in Paradigm Shifter

  • BSspotter

    Do the Iowa Caucuses matter?

    By BSspotter in Paradigm Shifter

    Of course the Iowa Caucuses matter... unless the winner is challenging the morally- and logically-bankrupt status quo. We're told that a Ron Paul victory in Iowa would somehow invalidate the results, and we'd only need to pay attention to 2nd ...

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    History of U.S. Intervention in Iran

    By BSspotter in Paradigm Shifter

    For those who need a history lesson on how the US has done nothing but destabilize the Middle East. And we're expected to believe that peace is our goal. Do your own research on this! On a related note...

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    Recipe for Success?

    By BSspotter in Paradigm Shifter

    With Ron Paul still polling in first place in Iowa and improving in other states, one has to wonder if his formula will work in the future. Since I believe Iowa's exposure to Paul's message has directly resulted in his ...

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    Can a Christian be a libertarian?

    By BSspotter in Paradigm Shifter

    Have you ever struggled with contradictions between your religion and your politics? Have you had to bend your religious views to reconcile them with your political views? Perhaps a glimpse into how libertarianism harmonizes with Christianity can help. As seen ...

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    Two-Minute Drill

    By BSspotter in Paradigm Shifter

    Please give Tom Woods (historian/economist) a mere two minutes of your time. For those of you who're eager to send our men & women off to foreign lands to fight in unwinnable, perpetual, economy-scuttling, offensive wars with no clear enemy ...

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    Iowans Want Real Change

    By BSspotter in Paradigm Shifter

    Iowans Want Real Change ... and I don't think it's confined to Iowa. Ron Paul has surged in the Iowa polls because he's taken his message to their doorsteps. When they hear the principled rationale for his differentiating policies first-hand—not ...

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    Preemptive Strikes on a Ron Paul Win in Iowa

    By BSspotter in Paradigm Shifter

    The will of Iowa voters is under attack by GOP elitists who think a caucus victory by Ron Paul would make a mockery of their state and the national process because his views may not coincide with voters in other ...

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    Happy Tea Party Day

    By BSspotter in Paradigm Shifter

    Today marks the 238th anniversary of the Boston Tea Party and the 4th anniversary of the Austin Tea Party (I was lucky enough to participate), which marked the reawakening of the American spirit and hopefully the beginning of the end ...

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    Crony Capitalism Abounds

    By BSspotter in Paradigm Shifter

    Ya just gotta love the unholy partnership between government & business... at any level. Related Reading • The Road to Crony Capitalism • The Failures of Economic Development Incentives • The Delusion of Economic Development • Size Does Not Always ...

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    Urgent Message from the Troops

    By BSspotter in Paradigm Shifter