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Image of the Day: Good News - As Inflation Accelerates Elsewhere, Internet Service Costs Actually Decline

In our Liberty Update this week, we highlight the Biden Administration's role in rising inflation, some of its under-discussed negative consequences and its shockingly tone-deaf responses and rationalizations.  In  positive news from NCTA, The Internet & Television Association, however, internet service provider costs are actually declining:

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October 26, 2021 • 09:47 AM

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Civilization Requires Deterrence
By Victor Davis Hanson
Thursday, September 23 2021
Deterrence is the ancient ability to scare somebody off from hurting you, your friends or your interests – without a major war. Desire peace? Then be prepared for war. Or so the Romans believed. It's an easily understood concept in the abstract. But deterrence still remains a mystical quality in the concrete since it is only acquired with difficulty and yet easily forfeited. The tired democracies of the 1930s learned that lesson when they kept acquiescing to Hitler's serial aggressions. Hitler's Germany foolishly later attacked a far stronger Soviet Union in 1941, given Moscow's…
 
Biden Is Stabbing Nonunion Workers in the Back
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The Great Democratic Panic
President Joe Biden, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer have based…
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Sorry, AOC, The Rich Already Pay Their Fair Share
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez donned an elegant gown with the slogan "Tax the Rich" painted…
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Democrats Are Trashing the American Work Ethic With Their Spending Bill
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H.R. 3 Will Kill U.S. Drug Innovation, University of Chicago Finds
Americans understandably tune out ongoing political battles in Washington, D.C.  According to two…
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The Death of Science
The scientific method used to govern much of popular American thinking. In empirical fashion, scientists…
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Is President Biden Politicizing COVID?
Two leading House Republicans, Reps. Steve Scalise and James Comer, are asking the Food and Drug Administration…
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Climate Change Is Not a Crisis
President Joe Biden contends that the recent hurricanes that hit the United States prove we're in a "climate…
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Joe Biden’s catastrophic mismanagement in Afghanistan shouldn’t surprise anyone.  It…
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Quiz Question   
How many states currently do not observe Daylight Saving Time?
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"One of the many awful things about our tax debate -- and our tax system -- is its infantilization of the American people and its degradation of citizenship. A tax system that is designed to fund the needful things the federal government does -- from making roads to making war -- is a tax system pure and simple, the goal of which is to collect sufficient revenue while doing a minimum of violence to…[more]
 
 
—Kevin D. Williamson, National Review
— Kevin D. Williamson, National Review
 
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Do you support or oppose any expansion beyond current regulations of bank reporting account holder financial transactions to the IRS, regardless of threshold amount?