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Open Carry: Rights and Duties

If you have read any of my other posts about the right to bear arms, you know that I have a strong opinion about what natural law allows in this regard. That being said, so as not to mince words, … Continue reading

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Secondary Rights

In addition to our primary natural rights of life, liberty, and property, there are also secondary rights that are necessary to ensure those primary rights under a government. John Locke clarified the relationship between men and a just government when … Continue reading

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The Right to Life

Our rights were granted from God, but we should think of them as more of a stewardship than of ownership. As in Christ’s parable, we have been given the responsibility to make use of these talents, or individual rights, while … Continue reading

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Consent of the Governed

Our society seems to have all but lost its ability to maintain freedom much longer. The questions we ask and the ways we attempt to resolve problems in society are signs of this loss in ability. We have learned to … Continue reading

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The Right to Property

If you put five political ideologues in a room and asked them to discuss their opinions about individual rights to life, liberty, and property, their greatest differences would most likely center on the right to property. Although this topic can … Continue reading

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Capitalism versus Free Markets

A statement I have made, which seems to draw puzzled looks, is that I do not support Capitalism, I support a Free Market economy. The standard response is: “Isn’t that the same thing?” It may seem like arguing whether or … Continue reading

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Restoring Liberty

In previous posts, I have discussed our primary rights (individual rights to life, liberty, and property) and their origins (from our Creator). I talked about the necessity of a belief that our rights were granted by our Creator in order … Continue reading

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