Archives for: April 2011

Is There a Muslim Terrorist Who Isn't on the Western Payroll? April 26, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 26, 2011 Three years before he was captured by the U.S. military,Gitmo detainee Adil Hadi al Jazairi Bin Hamlili was recruited as an intelligence asset by both Britain?s MI6 secret service and the Canadian Se… more »

Who Invited the Police, Anyway? April 25, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 25, 2011 For decades, observant people have known that it is futile to call the police to deal with a crime-related emergency. It?s no longer reasonable to assume that timely intervention by police would be a… more »

The Anti-Drug Mullahs of Oklahoma April 22, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 22, 2011 Last year, the Oklahoma State legislature enacted a bill banning the courtroom use of Sharia law. This reflected public concerns over the possible infiltration of the state?s legal system by the autho… more »

Reinforcing the State's Monopoly on Crime April 21, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 21, 2011 The Pennsylvania legislature has approved a measure, House Bill 40, which would supposedly expand protection for the unalienable right to armed self-defense. The bill recognizes that ?It is prope… more »

Death Panels, Revisited April 20, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 20, 2011 Even before the lamentable advent of Obamacare, the federal government covered more than half of the country?s health care costs. This intervention caused costs to soar by subsidizing demand. It also… more »

Donald Trump: Land-Grabbing Lecher, Bully, and Blowhard April 19, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 19, 2011 Presidential politics rarely intersects with objective reality, so perhaps it?s not surprising to see so many conservative Republicans besotted with reality TV star Donald Trump. Thrice-divorced,… more »

A Collaborator, Not a Watchdog April 18, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 18, 2011 Associated Press White House Photographer Alex Brandon has one of the best gigs in the media. Before being hired by the AP, Brandon was employed by the New Orleans Times-Picayune newspaper. He was often… more »

It's Not "Abuse" When the State Does It April 15, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 15, 2011 According to the , Detroit Free Press "Authorities have determined there is no emergency need for a 13-year-old girl to be on medication, after the girl's mother was accused of medically neglecting her… more »

For Obama, "Too Much" Government is Never Enough April 14, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 14, 2011 ?We believe, in the words of our first Republican president, Abraham Lincoln, that through government, we should do together what we cannot do as well for ourselves,? intoned Barack Obama in his Ap… more »

Lock Up Your Kids: There are Feds in the Neighborhood! April 13, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 13, 2011 As head of the southeast regional office for the department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (or ICE), Anthony Mangione became a highly visible crusader against child predators . Mangione was p… more »

Cops as Robbers, Continued April 12, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 12, 2011 Nassau County, New York is burdened with one of the most degenerate criminal justice systems in the country. The County Police Department?s crime lab has been shut down because of incurable corruptio… more »

Nothing Is Safe from the Thieves Who Rule Us April 11, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 11, 2011 If you have it, they will find a way to steal it from you. This is the modus operandi of every thief, from the petty cut-purse and small-time con man to the inconceivably wretched people running the fou… more »

Tortured Sophistries About War Powers April 8, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 8, 2011 In an April 1 memo, the Obama administration claimed that the president needed no congressional authorization of any kind to commit aggressive war against Libya, since the possibility of ?regional ins… more »

Impeach Obama! April 7, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 7, 2011 Four years ago, constitutional lawyer Bruce Fein, who worked in the Justice Department under Ronald Reagan, created an ad hoc group called The American Freedom Agenda. Fein and his associates were horrif… more »

"War in Our Backyard" April 6, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 6, 2011 Over the past five years, 35,000 people have been killed in the U.S.-funded war between the administration of Mexican President Felipe Calderon and the country?s narcotics cartels. Several months ag… more »

A Military Junta, not a Constitutional Republic April 5, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 5, 2011 Terry Jones calls himself a Christian pastor. He calls his Florida-based group the Dove World Outreach Center. Yet he seems more preoccupied with Islam than with the gospel of Jesus Christ. He likewise a… more »

The Real Predator State April 4, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 4, 2011 Of the many lies told by George W. Bush in the build-up to the Iraq War, some of the most extravagant dealt with the supposed threat of Saddam Hussein?s death drones ? remote-controlled, unpiloted v… more »

A Dictator Goes to War in Libya April 1, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute April 1, 2011 During a classified briefing on Capitol Hill, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told Democratic Congressman Brad Sherman of California that the administration would ignore any congressional effort inte… more »

Supreme Court Sides with Criminal Prosecutors March 30, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute March 30, 2011 New Orleans resident John Thompson was unjustly convicted of armed robbery and murder. The prosecutors responsible for this crime stole 18 years of Thompson?s life, 14 of which were spent in isolati… more »

A Child is Kidnapped in Detroit March 29, 2011

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Will Grigg?s Liberty Minute March 29, 2011 The 13-year-old daughter of Detroit resident Maryanne Godboldo was diagnosed with psychological problems and ordered to undergo injections of a dangerous psychotropic drug called Risperdal. Godboldo… more »