This Day in Founding Fathers History - Where we bring you important dates in the lives and history of the Founding Generation. One notable birthday on this day in 1944, that of a well-known libertarian, non-interventionist student of Austrian economic theory and supporter of former Congressman Ron Paul, Lew Rockwell.
Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – There’s a marvelous story behind George Washington’s farewell address and the iterations that it went through. Madison started writing on... Read More
Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – Before we move any further with this, I want to go back to November the 12th. Today’s the 25th. That’s a little shy of two weeks. I want to revisit with Patrick J. Buchanan. He was writing about this exact subject. It was known back then that Kerry and company were trying to negotiate some kind of deal with the Iranian mullahs. I saw a mention of this on Breitbart’s website last week, something to the effect that Buchanan trusts Iran more than he trusts Israel. I don’t read that at all. Check out today’s transcript for the rest…
Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Video and Audio - It's true that every country spies on each other in some form or another, but not to the extent that the NSA is doing. And aren't other countries supposed to look up to us as the standard of freedom and liberty throughout the world? So what does it tell everyone when the NSA is out there collecting e-mails and texts from France, Japan, and Germany? It tells them that spying has become the norm, that people no longer mind having their data mined. Hopefully other countries WON'T follow our lead this time. For more on this check out today's Founders TV and sign up for a Founders Pass if you haven't already!
Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Video and Audio - What is the purpose of the NSA spying on countries like France, Germany, and Japan? Well, it all comes back to our foreign (interventionist) policy where we feel like we must know everything that is going on in the world and if one of these countries does something that we don't like, well we've already got it documented. But think about this, what if it happened in your personal life? How would you feel if your friends or family spied on you? Would you want to keep up your relationship with them? Probably not. Then why does the NSA keep spying on our foreign friends? We can find out SOME of what's going on in those countries another, much simpler way... by asking. For more on this be sure and check out today's Founders TV and sign up for a Founders Pass if you haven't already!
Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – In reflecting on what was happening in France in the French Revolution -- Burke was a cosmopolitan kind of guy, so he was an admirer of other countries and of other cultures. He was an admirer of the French. No one wanted to see what happened in France happen. Burke was one of the few that had the intellectual as well as spiritual knowledge and intellect to be able to respond in a manner that would stand the test of time. Check out today’s transcript for the rest…