Love Gov – New Libertarian Satire Series

A five-part video series of Libertarian satire points out the nature of government: coercion. The Independent Institute has released a very timely, bold, new satirical video series on liberty—Love Gov: From First Date to Mandate. Premiering on YouTube, Love Gov personifies the increasing folly, cost, and intrusiveness of government in the lives of everyone, especially the young. The 5-part video series depicts the federal government as an overbearing boyfriend—Scott “Gov” Govinsky—who Read more […]

C. S. Lewis on Mere Liberty and the Evils of Statism

The Christian apologist and author of the Narnia Chronicles hated statism. David J. Theroux, founder and president of The Independent Institute and the C.S. Lewis Society of California, discusses the writings of C.S. Lewis and Lewis’s views on liberty, natural law and statism. [See also, “Almost Every Young Person Believes Truth and Morality are Relative.”] The presentation was the keynote talk at the first annual conference of Christians for Liberty, that was held at St. Edwards Read more […]

Pastor Voddie Baucham Speaks on Ferguson

Pastor Voddie Baucham, Pastor of Grace Family Baptist Church in Spring, Texas, took to Fox News to attempt a Christian answer to the ongoing situation in Ferguson, Missouri. Back in August, unarmed african-american teenager Michael Brown was fatally shot by a white police officer – inciting months of tense race relations, violent riots, and widespread looting. National media attention has intensified the situation as many perceive the event to be an example of racial profiling and excessive Read more […]

The Christian with a $56 Million ISIS Bounty On His Head

There is a $56 million ISIS bounty promised to the one who kills him. His name is Canon Andrew White and he is the vicar of the only Anglican Church in Iraq. In the midst of the chaos created by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), this particular Christian has the Islamic radicals ruffled. Can Christianity Survive in Iraq? Since the fall of Saddam Hussein, the Christian population in Iraq has faced a harsh and hellish struggle for survival in the war-torn state. The religious Read more […]