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Is There Liberty In Socialism?

While talking to people on the opposite end of the political spectrum, I am constantly reminded that we think of “liberty” in two different ways. It is the reason that we seldom agree on public policy issues or initiatives before us. Here are a few examples. Where Christians view faith as liberation through surrender, restraint […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Committee considers Labrador Bill Piloting State and Local Control of Federal Forests

The bill aims to improve forest health and provide a long-term solution for struggling rural areas    WASHINGTON, D.C. – A bill authored by Congressman Raúl Labrador, R-Idaho, was warmly received by the chairman of the Natural Resources Subcommittee on Federal Lands during a House hearing Thursday. Labrador’s Self-Sufficient Community Lands Act permits state and local […]

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Organ Harvesting Ban May be in Trouble

Our legislation – the Idaho Unborn Infants Dignity Act – may be in trouble at the Legislature. Despite strong support from many legislators, we have hit a major bump in the form of a slashing AG opinion which argues that trafficking in aborted baby parts may be “constitutionally” protected. In the midst of the national scandal revealed […]

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Oil and Gas arrogations likened to Stalinist Russia

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” — George Santayana (1863) In 1927, the “committee” which ratified Stalin’s consolidation of power in Russia still had a problem with the peasants who wanted to own their own land. (The Communist press of the 1920’s referred to this as “the cursed problem.”) Stalin’s solution was […]

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The Constitution Was Created To Govern the Government

The central government was created with strictly limited powers leaving the states to compete with one another to become the best state, the one with the least amount of taxation and controls, one where citizens would want to build a business and raise a family. That spirit of competition produced excellence as honest competition always […]

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Trump, Trade, and the Fed

— Reprinted with permission of John Birch Society — Giving credit where credit is due, we must acknowledge that Donald Trump appears to be the only Republican presidential candidate willing to criticize the many entangling trade alliances America is now involved with or is preparing to become involved with. Trump has been a vocal critic […]

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Register now for the NW Liberty Academy 2016 Liberty Symposium!

NORTHWEST LIBERTY ACADEMY …teaching the moral and ethical principles of a Free Society and Free Enterprise Visit our new website! nwlibertyacademy.org Register now for the NW Liberty Academy 2016 Liberty Symposium! Lawrence Reed, President of the Foundation of Economic Education (FEE) will be our keynote speaker. Founded in 1946 by Leonard Read, author of I, Pencil, FEE […]

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The Schemes for Replacing National Sovereignty With World Government

In the book of Genesis Chapter 11 we find the Biblical account of the first attempt at world government. After the time of Noah, the ark, and the flood everyone spoke one language. Nimrod the King of Babel and his followers decided to build a city and a tower so high it would reach to heaven in […]