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Volume XV, Issue #3,613
Friday, December 30th, 2016
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In the News:

1) Obama regime sanctions Russian regime, expels 35 diplomats
2) Philippines: Duterte alleges possible US ouster plots against him
3) Syria: Truce brokered as Russian, Turkish regimes grab initiative from US regime
4) Manson follower seeks parole 47 years after killings
5) Obama creates national monuments in Utah and Nevada
6) States that legalized medical marijuana saw a drop in traffic deaths
7) Amazon files patent for floating blimp warehouse
8) China: Car bomb kills four at Communist Party compound
9) Israel: AG orders criminal probe against Netanyahu
10) Japan: Defense minister visits controversial Yasukuni Shrine after Pearl Harbor trip

Everybody Has An Opinion:

11) Mainstream media is now whining about the “fake news” hysteria it created
12) “Pro-Israel” hawks are no good for the US or Israel
13) Office pool 2017
14) New Year’s resolution wish list for reforming big government
15) Will the alt-right peddle a new kind of racist genetics?
16) Why nobody needs to freak out over the North Pole’s higher temps right now
17) King Congress the cowardly
18) Escalating the risky fight with Russia
19) US relations with China, mixing cooperation with competition
20) Your shower is lame, your dishwasher doesn’t work, and your clothes are dirty
21) North Carolina IS American democracy
22) Fifth anniversary of NDAA “indefinite detention”
23) Democracy — oh, my!
24) Donald Trump: Product of progressivism
25) Outbound border seizures
26) Never reason from an exchange rate change
27) The long, slow death of religion
28) The Guardian’s summary of Julian Assange’s interview went viral and was completely false
29) Bitcoin is tapping into the laws of nature, part 1
30) The true political “spectrum”

The Sound and the Fury:

31) Free Talk Live, 12/29/16
32) Libertarians Working for You! — 12/27/16
33) So to Speak: The Free Speech Podcast, 12/29/16
34) Freedom Feens Radio, 12/29/16
35) Source: VoiceAmericaThe Tim Preuss Podcast, episode 170

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***** In the News *****

1) Obama regime sanctions Russian regime, expels 35 diplomats
Source: Washington Post

“President Barack Obama has imposed sanctions on Russian officials and intelligence services in retaliation for Russia’s [alleged] interference in the U.S. presidential election by hacking American political sites and email accounts. The State Department also has kicked out 35 Russian diplomats from its embassy in Washington and consulate in San Francisco, giving them and their families 72 hours to leave the U.S. The diplomats were declared persona non grata for acting in a ‘manner inconsistent with their diplomatic status.'” (12/29/16)

https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/us-senators-russia-should-be-sanctioned-for-election-hacks/2016/12/29/0c324b48-cda0-11e6-85cd-e66532e35a44_story.html

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2) Philippines: Duterte alleges possible US ouster plots against him
Source: US News & World Report

“In his latest barb aimed at Washington, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte alleged possible ouster plots against him Thursday, saying U.S. envoys, in general, spy on his government. … Duterte was responding to a media report of an alleged U.S. plot to destabilize his government. The Manila Times on Tuesday reported the former U.S. ambassador to the country had prepared a ‘blueprint to undermine Duterte,’ citing information from a ‘highly placed source.'” (12/29/16)

http://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2016-12-29/rodrigo-duterte-calls-american-envoys-in-philippines-spies

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3) Syria: Truce brokered as Russian, Turkish regimes grab initiative from US regime
Source: Bloomberg

“Russia and Turkey announced they’ve brokered a cease-fire agreement in Syria that they hope will pave the way to a peace settlement ending the nation’s civil war, seizing the initiative from the U.S. after years of failed diplomacy. … The deal sidelines the U.S., which had led peace efforts [sic] without success for years, most recently when a similar cease-fire negotiated with Russia collapsed after only a week in September. Russia said the U.S. may join the accord once Donald Trump takes office as president in January. Russia stepped up its diplomatic campaign after its forces helped Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to defeat rebel fighters in the country’s largest city, Aleppo, this month in a turning point in the war.” (12/29/16)

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-12-29/putin-says-syria-cease-fire-accord-reached-russia-to-cut-troops

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4) Manson follower seeks parole 47 years after killings
Source: ABC News

“Patricia Krenwinkel, once a devout follower of cult killer Charles Manson and now the longest-serving female inmate in California, appeared again Thursday before a parole board — 47 years after she helped kill pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six other people. Krenwinkel, 69, has been denied parole 13 times since her conviction in the 1969 slayings. She acknowledged during her trial that she chased down and repeatedly stabbed Abigail Ann Folger, the 26-year-old heiress of a coffee fortune, at Tate’s home and helped kill grocer Leno LaBianca and his wife, Rosemary, the following night. … Krenwinkel contended at her previous parole hearing in 2011 that she is a changed woman. She has a clean disciplinary record, earned a bachelor’s degree behind bars, taught illiterate inmates to read and trained service dogs for disabled people. Sharon Tate’s sister, Debra Tate, said before Thursday’s hearing that killers such as Krenwinkel cannot be rehabilitated.” (12/29/16)

http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/charles-manson-follower-seeks-parole-47-years-killings-44453518

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5) Obama creates national monuments in Utah and Nevada
Source: National Geographic

“In perhaps the final major act of conservation of his administration, President Barack Obama on Wednesday designated 1.35 million acres in southeast Utah and 300,000 acres in Nevada as two new national monuments. The Bears Ears National Monument in Utah — named for twin buttes that poke above the horizon — will protect a diverse southwestern landscape that the novelist Wallace Stegner wrote could ‘fill up the eye and overflow the soul.’ … The Gold Butte National Monument, northeast of Las Vegas, will protect ancient petroglyphs, winding canyons, mining ghost towns, sweeping vistas, and a host of desert wildlife, including endangered desert tortoises and bighorn sheep.” (12/28/16)

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/12/bears-ears-gold-butte-national-monument-utah-nevada/

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6) States that legalized medical marijuana saw a drop in traffic deaths
Source: Business Insider

“Legalization of medical marijuana is not linked with increased traffic fatalities, a new study finds. In some states, in fact, the number of people killed in traffic accidents dropped after medical marijuana laws were enacted. … Since 1996, 28 states have legalized marijuana for medical use. Deaths dropped 11 percent on average in states that legalized medical marijuana, researchers discovered after analyzing 1.2 million traffic fatalities nationwide from 1985 through 2014.”

http://www.businessinsider.com/states-that-legalized-marijuana-saw-a-drop-in-traffic-deaths-2016-12

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7) Amazon files patent for floating blimp warehouse
Source: CTV [Canada]

“In a patent filed with the USPTO, Amazon reveals its plans to develop an ‘airborne fulfillment center’ for its future delivery drones. Filed in April, the patent was only discovered by a technology analyst at CB Insights on Dec. 28. It shows Amazon’s next drone-delivery steps, just two weeks after it announced its first successful Prime Air mission. The ‘airborne fulfillment center’ (AFC) or ‘airship,’ which could float at around 45,000 feet (13.7 kilometers) above sea level, would act as a warehouse for Amazon’s drones, with ‘shuttles’ used to restock the mother ship with supplies, fuel, and even employees.” (12/29/16)

http://www.ctvnews.ca/business/amazon-files-patent-for-floating-blimp-warehouse-1.3220580

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8) China: Car bomb kills four at Communist Party compound
Source: United Press International

“Five people are dead — four killed by Chinese authorities — after a car bomb was detonated in a Communist Party compound in the western part of China Thursday afternoon. A car was driven into the government compound in the Xinjiang region of China on Thursday, killing one and injuring three in a blast set off by four men who were killed by police after they detonated a homemade explosive device. The explosion is the latest unrest in Xinjiang, a majority Muslim area of China, which has sustained several terror attacks in the last few years. While China blames outside interlopers and Muslim extremists for the attacks, experts say repressive policies in the region and the rest of the country are really to blame.” (12/29/16)

http://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2016/12/29/Car-bomb-kills-four-at-Communist-Party-compound-in-China/6931483002336/

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9) Israel: AG orders criminal probe against Netanyahu
Source: Business Standard [India]

“Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will be investigated in two unspecified matters involving him, as the country’s attorney general has ordered a criminal probe against him. The Independent quoted a local channel, as saying that Netanyahu would be summoned to provide evidences following a nine month police inquiry into two unspecified matters. Police have reportedly been probing accusations of bribery and fraud against the Prime Minister.” (12/29/16)

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/israel-s-ag-orders-criminal-probe-against-netanyahu-116122900840_1.html

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10) Japan: Defense minister visits controversial Yasukuni Shrine after Pearl Harbor trip
Source: Reuters

“Japan’s defense minister visited a controversial shrine to Japan’s war dead on Thursday, just after accompanying Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on a historic visit to Pearl Harbor, where Japan’s attack brought the United States into World War Two. Television footage showed a smiling Tomomi Inada in a black jacket and skirt arriving at Tokyo’s Yasukuni Shrine, which honors Japanese who lost their lives in the country’s wars, including several leaders executed for war crimes. Visits to the shrine by prominent Japanese officials anger neighbors China and South Korea, which consider Yasukuni a symbol of Japan’s militarism and a reminder of its wartime atrocities.” (12/29/16)

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-shrine-inada-idUSKBN14I025

***** Everybody Has An Opinion *****

11) Mainstream media is now whining about the “fake news” hysteria it created
Source: Liberty Blitzkrieg
by Michael Krieger

“After coming under attack, the alternative media successfully appropriated and reassigned the now ubiquitous term ‘fake news’ to a variety of disingenuous mainstream media outlets. The corporate media is not too happy about this, and it’s doing what it does best (aside from cheerleading for war); it’s whining about it to its readers. Nothing more perfectly highlights the mainstream media’s instinctual response to complain than an article published on Christmas Day in The New York Times, which reinvents history by claiming alternative media is to blame for turning ‘fake news’ into an overly expansive and thus meaningless term.” (12/29/16)

https://libertyblitzkrieg.com/2016/12/29/mainstream-media-is-now-whining-about-the-fake-news-hysteria-it-created/

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12) “Pro-Israel” hawks are no good for the US or Israel
Source: The American Conservative
by Daniel Larison

“There are many weak arguments against the recent Security Council resolution, but the claim that it ‘sets back the cause of Middle East peace’ stands out for its sheer bad faith. There is a broad international consensus that settlement-building in the occupied territories is both illegal and a barrier to a negotiated resolution of the conflict. No one who is genuinely interested in securing a negotiated resolution of the conflict thinks that continued settlement construction makes a peace agreement more likely. One of the main reasons for continued construction is to establish de facto control over most of the territory that has been occupied while leaving less and less land for the Palestinians so that it becomes impossible for them to have their own state. If that continues, it sets Israel up to rule over a stateless, subject people in perpetuity, and that will be a disaster for all involved.” (12/29/16)

http://www.theamericanconservative.com/larison/pro-israel-hawks-are-no-good-for-the-u-s-or-israel/

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13) Office pool 2017
Source: LewRockwell.com
by Andrew P Napolitano

“3) In 2017, President Trump will a. issue more executive orders than President Barack Obama did in eight years. b. direct the IRS to lower the top tax rate to 30 percent. c. appoint New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to the President’s Council on Physical Fitness, Sports and Nutrition. d. be very, very presidential.” (12/29/16)

https://www.lewrockwell.com/2016/12/andrew-p-napolitano/take-office-pool-2017/

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14) New Year’s resolution wish list for reforming big government
Source: Reason
by Veronique de Rugy

“The new year is a time to make resolutions to improve your life over the next 12 months. This time around, there’s a new boss in the White House and the Republicans have control of Congress. So though I usually don’t feel I can realistically add big sweeping changes to my list — a tactic often likelier to yield failure and frustration than success — I am going to dream a little and call for boldness on top of no-brainer reforms.” (12/29/16)

http://reason.com/archives/2016/12/29/new-years-resolution-wish-list-for-refor

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15) Will the alt-right peddle a new kind of racist genetics?
Source: The Atlantic
by Sarah Zhang

“Modern geneticists now take pains to distance their work from the racist assumptions of eugenics. Yet since the dawn of the genomic revolution, sociologists and historians have warned that even seemingly benign genetics research can reinforce a belief that different races are essentially different — an argument made most famously by Troy Duster in his book Backdoor to Eugenics. If a genetic test can identify you as 78 percent Norwegian, 12 percent Scottish, and 10 percent Italian, then it’s easy to assume there is such thing as white DNA. If scientists find that a new drug works works better in African Americans because of a certain mutation common among them, then it’s easy to believe that races are genetically meaningful categories. The problem is not with the science per se, but with the set of an underlying assumptions about race that we always imprint on the latest science.” (12/29/16)

https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/12/genetics-race-ancestry-tests/510962

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16) Why nobody needs to freak out over the North Pole’s higher temps right now
Source: Heartland Institute
by H Sterling Burnett

“Much has been made about the well-above-average temperatures the Great White North has experienced this year and during the winter of 2015. For example, The Washington Post ran a story on December 20 titled ‘Pre-Christmas melt? North Pole forecast to warm 50 degrees above normal Thursday.’ Undoubtedly, the most vocal and least careful proponents of the theory that human use of fossil fuels is causing climate change will seize on this isolated fact as proof anthropogenic climate change is occurring.” (12/29/16)

http://blog.heartland.org/2016/12/why-nobody-needs-to-freak-out-over-the-north-poles-higher-temps-right-now/

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17) King Congress the cowardly
Source: The Price of Liberty
by Nathan Barton

“Following the lead of the Articles of Confederation, the US Constitution of 1787 saw Congress as being the dominant branch of the federal government; at a minimum first among equals. Its power was much greater than that of the other two branches, and indeed it exercised a great amount of power over both the President and his staff, the Supreme Court and all its lower courts. But the history of American government is (among other things) a study of the steady decline of the power of Congress (together with the decline in the power and sovereignty of the States). As the states surrendered more and more control to the FedGov, so Congress surrendered more and more of its power to the Supreme Court (and all the other courts) and especially to the Executive Branch.” (12/29/16)

http://www.thepriceofliberty.org/?p=10404

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18) Escalating the risky fight with Russia
Source: OpEdNews
by Robert Parry

“The neocons and their liberal-interventionist chums never seem to think through one of their ‘regime change’ schemes. It’s enough that they wrote the plan down in some op-ed article or reached a consensus at a think-tank conference. After that, all there is to do is to generate the requisite propaganda, often accompanied by intelligence ‘leaks’ and maybe some heartbreaking photos of children, to rile up the American people so they can be easily herded into the next slaughterhouse. We’ve seen this pattern play out over and over again, from Iraq to Libya to Syria to Ukraine. You could even go back to the 1980s and the project for arming Afghanistan’s mujahedeen and a collection of international jihadists led by Osama bin Laden, a project enthusiastically supported by both Republicans and Democrats. The one consistent in these bloody follies is that the neocon/liberal-hawk plans never work out as they were drawn up.” (12/29/16)

http://www.opednews.com/articles/Escalating-the-Risky-Fight-by-Robert-Parry-CIA_Neocons_Politics_Putin-161229-21.html

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19) US relations with China, mixing cooperation with competition
Source: National Center for Policy Analysis
by Doug Bandow

“There is no more important bilateral relationship than that between the United States and China. Yet the Congressional Research Service warns that ties have ‘become increasingly complex and often fraught with tension.’ Relations appear likely to become even more fractious with the election of Donald Trump as president. Every four years the People’s Republic of China (PRC) becomes a presidential election issue, but Americans deserve a better explanation of the importance of U.S.-China political and economic relations than candidates’ sound-bytes.” [summary — full paper available as PDF download] (12/28/16)

http://www.ncpa.org/pub/economics-of-the-2016-2017-debate-topic-us-relations-with-china-mixing-cooperation-with-competition

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20) Your shower is lame, your dishwasher doesn’t work, and your clothes are dirty
Source: Foundation for Economic Education
by Jeffrey Tucker

“Even I, who have been writing about terrible American showers for 10 years, was shocked with delight at the shower in Brazil. Now, here we have a socialist country and an entire population that grouses about how hard it is to get ahead. And yet, step into the shower and you have a glorious capitalist experience. Hot water, really hot, pours down on you like a mighty and unending waterfall, sort of like it used to sea to shining sea. At least the socialists in Brazil knew better than to destroy such an essential of civilized life. But here we’ve forgotten. We have long lived with regulated showers, plugged up with a stopper imposed by government controls imposed in 1992.” (12/29/16)

https://fee.org/articles/your-shower-is-lame-you-dishwasher-doesn-t-work-and-your-clothes-are-dirty/

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21) North Carolina IS American democracy
Source: Unqualified Offerings
by Thoreau

“There’s been much attention to a report arguing that North Carolina is not a democracy. I agree that NC is not a particularly good example of liberal, competitive democracy. However, democracy is not a singular concept; democracies exist along a spectrum of competitiveness, liberalism, etc. Illiberal democracy is not a new thing in America; ask any black person for further clarification. So we can’t really take democracy as a binary thing.” (12/28/16)

http://highclearing.com/index.php/archives/2016/12/28/19425

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22) Fifth anniversary of NDAA “indefinite detention”
Source: Tenth Amendment Center
by Harold Pease

“On December 31, 2011, New Year’s Eve, President Barack Obama signed into law the most constitutionally damaging law in American history, the National Defense Authorization Act of 2012. This New Year’s Eve we note its 5th Anniversary. Previous annual appropriations bills funding national defense were mostly procedural but it was the addition of two sections, buried deep within the over 600 page document, that potentially gutted the Bill of Rights for American citizens thought by the President to be assisting the enemy, that so upset constitutionalists and libertarians.” (12/28/16)

http://blog.tenthamendmentcenter.com/2016/12/fifth-anniversary-of-ndaa-indefinite-detention/

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23) Democracy — oh, my!
Source: Common Sense
by Paul Jacob

“Most people have had to put up with democratic results they did not like. Are Democrats only now understanding this? To a degree, I sympathize. Which is why I want limits placed on government. Perhaps Democrats should have thought of this every time they cheered as their elected candidates increased presidential power. Did they not realize that someday they might lose?” (12/29/16)

http://thisiscommonsense.com/2016/12/29/democracy-oh-my/

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24) Donald Trump: Product of progressivism
Source: Independent Institute
by Randal Holcombe

“In the bitter aftermath of the 2016 presidential election, Progressives are lamenting Donald Trump’s victory over self-described Progressive Hillary Clinton. Trump’s victory places him in a position of being able to use the power of the presidency to impose his anti-Progressive agenda, displacing the more enlightened Progressive agenda that Clinton would have pursued. The irony is that the power of the presidency that Trump will assume is the result of more than a century of Progressive reforms that have given the government increasing control over people’s lives. Progressivism began in the late 1800s with the explicit idea that a proper role of government is to favor some at the expense of others.” (12/29/16)

http://blog.independent.org/2016/12/29/donald-trump-product-of-progressivism/

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25) Outbound border seizures
Source: Libertarian Institute
by David Hathaway

“When states cooperate, we all lose. The one saving feature of the Southwest Border is that Mexico has let people — and their stuff — cross freely into Mexico. Just walk across or drive across — ­up until now. The overarching empire now thinks that Mexico needs to up its game and more fully partake in the process of stealing from and crushing the humans.” (12/28/16)

https://www.libertarianinstitute.org/justice/outbound-border-seizures/

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26) Never reason from an exchange rate change
Source: EconLog
by Scott Sumner

“Suppose I had a crystal ball and saw one year into the future. At that time, the Japanese yen and the Brazilian real had both depreciated by 15% in the foreign exchange market. What would that tell me? At one level, it doesn’t tell me anything for standard ‘never reason from a price change’ reasons. On the other hand, I might make some educated guesses …” (12/28/16)

http://econlog.econlib.org/archives/2016/12/never_reason_fr_5.html

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27) The long, slow death of religion
Source: CounterPunch
by James A Haught

“By now, it’s clear that religion is fading in America, as it has done in most advanced Western democracies. Dozens of surveys find identical evidence: Fewer American adults, especially those under 30, attend church — or even belong to a church. They tell interviewers their religion is ‘none.’ They ignore faith.” (12/29/16)

http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/12/29/the-long-slow-death-of-religion/

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28) The Guardian’s summary of Julian Assange’s interview went viral and was completely false
Source: The Intercept
by Glenn Greenwald

“Julian Assange is a deeply polarizing figure. Many admire him and many despise him (into which category one falls in any given year typically depends on one’s feelings about the subject of his most recent publication of leaked documents). But one’s views of Assange are completely irrelevant to this article, which is not about Assange. This article, instead, is about a report published this week by the Guardian which recklessly attributed to Assange comments that he did not make. This article is about how those false claims — fabrications, really — were spread all over the internet by journalists, causing hundreds of thousands of people (if not millions) to consume false news. The purpose of this article is to underscore, yet again, that those who most flamboyantly denounce Fake News, and want Facebook and other tech giants to suppress content in the name of combatting it, are often the most aggressive and self-serving perpetrators of it.” (12/29/16)

https://theintercept.com/2016/12/29/the-guardians-summary-of-julian-assanges-interview-went-viral-and-was-completely-false/

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29) Bitcoin is tapping into the laws of nature, part 1
Source: Bitcoin.com
by Mike White

“Although it is on the cutting edge of technology bitcoin might be more closely aligned with nature than we think. This series of 3 articles compares how bitcoin and the legacy financial systems stack up against the laws of nature. In this first piece, we cover survival of the fittest, along with the concepts of CANI and being anti-fragile.” (12/28/16)

https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-tapping-laws-nature-part-1/

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30) The true political “spectrum”
Source: Everything Voluntary
by Redblood Blackflag

“We never really ‘leave’ anarchy — states are just a product of superstition: a violent monopolist whose alleged purpose is to prevent at least violence, sometimes also monopoly. They violate anarchist principles, but they do not, in fact, ‘stop anarchy.’ That is, they do not ‘control society,’ there is no telling what people might do.” (12/28/16)

http://everything-voluntary.com/true-political-spectrum

***** The Sound and the Fury *****

31) Free Talk Live, 12/29/16
Source: Free Talk Live

“Smart tech data sought in murder investigation :: Government backdoors on all data? :: Amazon is not complying with Arkansas investigators seeking Echo data :: Man arrested after son walked to school … on a Saturday :: California senator proposes Children’s Bill of Rights :: Sugary beverage taxes :: Russian diplomats expelled from US :: Caller says we’re too liberal :: Children’s Bill of Rights.” [Flash audio or MP3] (12/29/16)

https://www.freetalklive.com/podcast/2016-12-29

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32) Libertarians Working for You! — 12/27/16
Source: VoiceAmerica

Hosted by Arvin Vohra. [various formats] (12/27/16)

https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/96534/libertarians-working-for-you

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33) So to Speak: The Free Speech Podcast, 12/29/16
Source: Foundation for Individual Rights in Education

“A precipitous decline in the percentage of schools maintaining severely restrictive speech codes. A proliferation of bias response teams. ‘Security fee’ or ‘speech tax?’ Donald Trump. Milo Yiannopoulos. Penis drawings. These topics and more are covered in So to Speak: The Free Speech Podcast’s recap of the fall 2016 semester, featuring FIRE vice presidents Samantha Harris and Will Creeley.” [Flash audio or MP3] (12/29/16)

https://www.thefire.org/so-to-speak-podcast-fall-2016-semester-in-review/

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34) Freedom Feens Radio, 12/29/16
Source: Freedom Feens Radio

“MWD hops in to rescue Jeremy Hesienkitten, as Lou Feen and Bradon X both have a case of bad of the Interwebz, and they yak about the death of Debbie Reynolds, the bands the Germs and 9353, where to (allegedly) buy crack and heroin in San Francisco, using a pop filter vs. a windscreen, and Henry Rollins spoken word.” [various formats] (12/29/16)

https://www.freedomfeens.com/?p=13480

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35) Source: VoiceAmericaThe Tim Preuss Podcast, episode 170
Source: The Tim Preuss Podcast

“Chicago in Ruins.” [hat tip — Socrates Wilde] [various formats] (12/28/16)

http://www.preusspodcast.com/podcast-episodes/ep-170-chicago-in-ruins/

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