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Civil Disobedience Part II: A Potential Path Forward for Radical Liberty and Individualism

By Bradley Harrington “There will never be a really free and enlightened State, until the State comes to recognize the individual as a higher and independent power, from which all its own power and authority are derived, and treats him … Continue reading

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Civil Disobedience Part I: The Day I Told the Wyoming Dept. of Revenue to Go Pound Sand

By Bradley Harrington “Unjust laws exist: Shall we be content to obey them, or shall we endeavor to amend them, and obey them until we have succeeded, or shall we transgress them at once?” — Henry David Thoreau, “On the … Continue reading

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Apollo 11: The Triumph of the Human Mind

By Bradley Harrington “That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.” — Neil Armstrong, Apollo 11 mission, as he stepped onto the Moon’s surface, July 20, 1969 — Very well do I remember those words as … Continue reading

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Cheyenne’s “Economic Development Officer” Position Needs the Axe

By Bradley Harrington “Growth requires four ingredients: Domestic private investment, sound money, private property and free markets.” — Mark Thorton, “The Ingredients of Economic Growth,” 2014 — Since we’ve been discussing the “economic development” racket for the last few rants, … Continue reading

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Thomas Jefferson Spins While Government’s Gravy Train Rolls On

By Bradley Harrington “I think we have more machinery of government than is necessary, too many parasites living on the labor of the industrious.” — Thomas Jefferson, “Letter to William Ludlow,” 1824 — So, after the Cody Labs crash-and-burn we … Continue reading

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Cody Labs Fascism Collapses Around Our Ears

By Bradley Harrington “The essence of the interventionist policy is to take from one group to give to another. It is confiscation and distribution.” — Ludwig von Mises, “Human Action,” 1949 — Since we spent our introductory rant (“Getting Fired … Continue reading

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Getting Fired From the WTE — and Revving Up for Another Ride

By Bradley Harrington Editor’s Note: For those who’ve wondered about why I don’t run in the WTE any longer, read the rant below. Afterwards, I decided to take an extended writing break and focus on other things for awhile. Now, … Continue reading

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U.N. One-World Thugs Seek Theft of Our Wealth, Liberty

By Bradley Harrington “I believe that any man who takes the liberty of another into his keeping is bound to become a tyrant, and that any man who yields up his liberty, in however slight the measure, is bound to … Continue reading

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Compassion Comes From Private, not Public, Action

By Bradley Harrington “Individualism upholds the supremacy of individual rights, the principle that a human being is an end in him or her self — and that the proper goal of life is self-realization.”  — Nathaniel Branden, “Capitalism, the Libertarian … Continue reading

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Chamber’s Questions Clash With Both Liberty, Property

By Bradley Harrington “Liberty is always freedom from the government. It is the restriction of the government’s interference.” — Ludwig von Mises, “Liberty and Property,” 1958 — The Greater Cheyenne Chamber of Commerce, it appears, is now in the business … Continue reading

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