“In other words, Kim Jong Un is authentically — whether people like it or not — has been raised up by God. Because God says that he raises up and places all people in places of authority. It is God who raises up a king. It is God that sets one down. When you fight against the plan of God, you are fighting against the hand of God.”
Why Do We Depend on Politicians to Tell Us What to Do in an Emergency?
Posted in : Government and Society on by : Michael Maharrey Tags: Gov. Abbott, Houston, Hurricane Harvey, Mayor Turner, Texas
As Hurricane Harvey barreled toward Houston, the mayor said do one thing and the governor said do another. I’m just over here wondering why rational people depend on politicians to tell them what to do when faced with an impending disaster.
Antifa: Politics Unmasked
Posted in : Government and Society on by : Michael Maharrey Tags: Antifa, government, violence
The Antifa is really nothing more than politics — government — unmasked. It’s a group of people driven to enforce their will on the rest of society, using coercion, force and violence if necessary.
Monument Brouhaha Reveals the Fundamental Problem with Collectivism
Posted in : Government and Society on by : Michael Maharrey Tags: collectivism, Confederate monuments, government, statism
Either the statues stay or they go. You can’t do both. There can be no compromise. There is only one side imposing its will on the other.
The First Step Toward Liberty: A Change of Ideas
Posted in : Government and Society on by : Michael Maharrey Tags: anarchism, liberty, political systems, statism, voluntary society
The notion that voluntary societies won’t work because most people don’t believe in liberty is true. Our job is to help them embrace liberty.
Why Grandma Shouldn’t Depend on Donald Trump for Dinner
Posted in : Government and Society on by : Michael Maharrey Tags: budget, Donald Trump, Meals on Wheels, politics
The moment you depended on Uncle Sam to feed grandma, you set yourself up for a Donald Trump to come along and snatch the spoon out of her mouth.