the libertarian contrarian

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Jul 31

The CIA Just Admitted That It Spied on the US Senate | VICE News -

Sources also say the report suggests the agency sanctioned leaks to selected journalists about phantom terror plots that were supposedly disrupted as a result of information gained through “enhanced interrogation.” The goal was to create a media narrative of success.

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Jul 30

Jul 29

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“If you want kids, choose your boyfriend or girlfriend like your child has the deciding vote.” — Stefan Molyneaux

“The only freedom which deserves the name is that of pursuing our own good, in our own way, so long as we do not attempt to deprive others of theirs, or impede their efforts to obtain it.” — John Stuart Mill (via moralanarchism)

Jul 27

The False “Gospel” of Democracy Promotion -

Jul 25

“Why fight for a flag when you can buy one for a nickel?” — Ezra Pound

Legalize polygamy: Marriage equality for all.

Jul 24

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Jul 23

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Jul 22

Science Reveals How the Brains of Social Justice Activists Are Different From Everyone Else's - Mic -

As it turns out, when people who are more responsive to injustice see things happen that they find morally wrong, such as abuse or race-based inequality, their minds respond by accessing the sections of the brain responsible for logic and reasoning.

Jul 21

How dads improve their kids' lives, according to science - Vox