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FUNDAMENTALS OF NATURAL LAW

 

The Essence of Money as it Relates to Natural Law/Natural Rights

Many of the posts in this series, “FUNDAMENTALS OF NATURAL LAW,” may be less than captivating.  So, why would a person want to spend their time reading and trying to understand the principles and concepts discussed in this series?  Maybe because it is the duty of every citizen in a free and self-governing society to do so:

“If a Nation expects to be ignorant and free in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be…. If we are to guard against ignorance and remain free, it is the responsibility of every American to be informed.”

–Thomas Jefferson

 

This post is about the essence of money and how that relates to Natural Law and Natural Rights.  I started this series with this subject because I happen…

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The Obama regime claims America’s cold spell is due to global warming

America's Watchtower

 A major blow has been dealt to the global warming alarmists with the whole nation engulfed in below average temperatures, however this has not deterred the Obama regime from claiming the cold is due to the hot.

“If you’ve been hearing that extreme cold spells, like the one that we’re having in the United States now, disprove global warming, don’t believe it,” warned President Barack Obama’s Science and Technology Advisor, Dr. John Holdren. “No single weather episode can either prove or disprove global climate change.”

“A growing body of evidence suggests that the kind of extreme cold being experienced by much of the United States as we speak is a pattern we can expect to see with increasing frequency as global warming continues,” said Holdren. “I believe the odds are that we can expect, as a result of global warming, to see more of this pattern of extreme cold.” 

  

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Bill de Blasio Appoints Occupy Wall Street Activist As City Council Speaker

American Glob

Of course.

Alec Torres of National Review reports…

In one of his first initiatives as mayor of New York City, Bill de Blasio strong-armed his ideological ally Melissa Mark-Viverito into the office of city-council speaker…

Councilwoman Mark-Viverito — who serves the city’s eighth district, covering northeastern Manhattan and some of the South Bronx — has been described by some colleagues as too liberal and too abrasive. She helped found and now co-chairs the Progressive Caucus of the city council — the farthest-left group in the legislature — and, with the Progressive Caucus, has advocated for the expansion of prevailing-wage requirements, the raising of the minimum wage, and higher taxes on the wealthy.

She was also an active participant in the Occupy Wall Street movement, which she said “inspired” her. “We are the 99 percent,” she said at an Occupy rally in November 2011. “We represent the 99 percent. We are…

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