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About Food for the Thinkers

My name is Doug Newman. I live in Aurora, Colorado, just outside Denver. Food for the Thinkers is mostly about the connection between Christianity and libertarianism. Most Christians do not understand libertarianism. And most libertarians do not understand Christianity. Hopefully, this blog helps clear up those misunderstanding. Check out my old page at www.thefot.us And remember: When you let people do whatever they want, you get Woodstock. But when you let governments do whatever they want, you get Auschwitz.

What To Do If Immigration Officers Come a-Knockin’ At Your Door

An accusation does not automatically equate to guilt. Being an illegal immigrant is no exception. You have rights! You need to know and exercise them! Great article by Elizabeth Wiese.

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Protectionism Equals Economic Suicide

Trump’s boundless enthusiasm for higher tariffs is a recipe for economic disaster. Excellent article here by Mark Perry. The framers of the Constitution chose to fund the 18 enumerated functions of the federal government through revenue tariffs rather than protective … Continue reading

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John Hancock: America’s Greatest President

By Doug Newman – email me here Follow me on Facebook. If you would like to post this elsewhere, please link to this URL. Thanks! In the years before the ratification of the Constitution in 1787, America’s governing document was … Continue reading

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You’re Much More Likely to Be Killed By Brain-Eating Parasites, Texting While Driving, Toddlers, Lightning, Falling Out of Bed, Alcoholism, Food Poisoning, a Financial Crash, Obesity, Medical Errors or “Autoerotic Asphyxiation” than by Terrorists

The left has “climate change”. The right has terrorism. You are far more likely to be killed by all kinds of boring stuff than by terrorism. Read the full article here.

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While You’re at the Airport, Take a Few Minutes and Protest TSA

By Doug Newman – email me here. Here I am on Facebook. If you would like to post this elsewhere, please link to this URL. Thanks! While you are at the airport protesting Trump’s abhorrent executive order on immigration, why … Continue reading

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Trump’s Immigration Ban Excludes Countries Where He Has Business Interests

Trump may be a lot of things, but he is not stupid his business interests are at stake. Also from this article: “Not a single American was killed on U.S. soil by citizens from any of those countries between 1975 … Continue reading

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Trump and Hillary Call America a Democray

On Friday, Hillary Clinton tweeted that America is a democracy. On Sunday, Donald Trump tweeted that America is a democracy. Uh, excuse me, but if America were a democracy, Hillary would be president. Hillary sports a law degree from Yale. Trump … Continue reading

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