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Conceal Carry Reciprocity and the Constitution: Thoughts from Maharrey Head #118

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“10 Minutes Closer to Freedom” A lot of people are pushing for Congress to mandate conceal carry reciprocity. It may sound like a great idea, but there are some serious constitutional issues. In this episode of Thoughts from Maharrey Head, I focus specifically on the idea that the “full faith and credit” clause authorizes Congress […]

Stupid Partisan Politics: Thoughts from Maharrey Head #116

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“10 Minutes Closer to Freedom” I set off a firestorm when I posted the following on my Facebook page. “If your constitutional argument is ‘Obama did… You have no principles.” This wasn’t a post about immigration. It was about constitutional principles. If you have any, you won’t try to justify one president’s unconstitutional actions by pointing […]

So…You Have Nothing to Hide? Thoughts from Maharrey Head #114

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“10 Minutes Closer to Freedom” Whenever I talk about government surveillance, I always get people saying it doesn’t matter. After all, “If you have nothing to hide, you have nothing to fear.” In this episode of Thoughts from Maharrey Head, I challenge this ignorant mantra and explain exactly why we should care about surveillance. And […]

A Big Win at the Supreme Court: Thoughts from Maharrey Head #113

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“10 Minutes Closer to Freedom” If you care about state sovereignty, the Tenth Amendment, or limiting the federal government, the Supreme Court just handed you a huge victory! (It was also a big win if you want to legally bet on sports.) In this episode of Thoughts from Maharrey Head, I talk about the SCOTUS […]

The Degeneracy of War: Thoughts from Maharrey Head #112

Sgt. Philip Fink calls in support during The Battle of Dong Xoai while assigned as an advisor to the 52nd Vietnamese Ranger Battalion. in 1965 (DOD photo by U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Steve Stibbens)

“10 Minutes Closer to Freedom” James Madison warned that a country could not preserve its freedom in the midst of continual warfare. The U.S. has been embroiled in war for decades. If you care about limited government and freedom, this should concern you deeply. In this episode of Thoughts from Maharrey Head, I talk about […]