Samuel Johnson said, “Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.” H.L. Mencken expanded that definition when he said, “Patriotism, in truth, is the great nursery of scoundrels … Its chief glories are the demagogue, the military bully, and the spreaders of libels and false history.”
I think of this definition every time I hear the phrase or see a sign or bumper sticker that says “Support Our Troops.”… Read more ...
ATLANTA, GA – November 2, 2010 – Chuck Donovan, Georgia’s Libertarian candidate for U.S. Senate, agrees with a quote earlier today from Libertarian candidate for Congress, Travis Irvine. In a PBS interview, Mr. Irvine stated, “Vote Libertarian or don’t complain for the next two tears.”
Despite lack of equal coverage from the mainstream media, along with cover-ups and typical scare tactics by established political party “leadership”, information on legitimate Libertarian candidates has been at the voters’ fingertips.… Read more ...
Media release from the Nader Team:
June 13, 2008
RALPH NADER ISSUES STATEMENT ON DR RON PAUL
Washington, DCâ€”â€”Independent Presidential candidate Ralph Nader issued the below statement on Dr Ron Paul today.
â€œRon Paul was a lightning rod for millions of Americans against the war in Iraq and for the protection of personal liberties that the two major parties have turned their back onâ€”by continuing to support the illegal criminal war and the PATRIOT Act.… Read more ...