Wanted: Online Video Math Teachers

Written by Gary North on July 10, 2015

[Note: the position for grades 3 and 4 is filled. That was fast! I will consider sample lessons for grade 5.] The Ron Paul Curriculum wants three elementary arithmetic teachers, grades 3-5 . . . or maybe only two, if one of them can teach two courses simultaneously. Payment: you will get $25/student per course, […]

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Global Cooling => California’s Drought (1976)

Written by Gary North on July 9, 2015

Global cooling was the explanation for the drought in California in 1976. It appeared in The New York Times — “all the news that fits the agenda.” Here’s the deal with the mainstream media: “If you can’t get voters to surrender their liberty to the federal government, and then the United Nations, switch the cause. […]

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Robot Combination Cracker: 30 Seconds to Open Your Safe

Posted on July 7, 2015

Weeks after introducing a manual method that narrows the number of potential combinations to a specific Master Lock down to just eight, intrepid hacker and engineer Samy Kamkar has developed an open source, 3D-printed robot that applies the technique automatically. Calling his gadget the “Combo Breaker,” Kamkar claims it can crack a common combination lock […]

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Christian Economics in One Lesson. Chapter 14

Written by Gary North on July 4, 2015

Saving the X Industry And the same time there arose no small stir about that way. For a certain man named Demetrius, a silversmith, which made silver shrines for Diana, brought no small gain unto the craftsmen; Whom he called together with the workmen of like occupation, and said, Sirs, ye know that by this […]

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Secession: Armed vs. Peaceful

Written by Gary North on July 4, 2015

Lots of people celebrate July 4. I do not. The Declaration of Independence justified armed secession. It was signed by a handful of lawyers on July 4, 1776. Secession was a way of transferring a great deal of power to colonial legislatures, where most of these lawyers were members. It was a way of replacing […]

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Back to the Future Plus 30 Years

Written by Gary North on July 4, 2015

Thirty years ago marked the release date of Back to the Future. I mention this to call attention to a life marker. When it came out in 1985, it inspired a wave of nostalgia about 1955. I was in high school in 1955. A lot of that movie looked familiar. Now comes the double whammy. […]

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Dukes of Hazzard Investment Opportunities

Written by Gary North on July 4, 2015

Some cable channel known as TV Land has pulled The Dukes Of Hazzard off the air. In the 1980’s show, there was a 1969 Dodge Charger with a stars and bars flag painted on the roof. It was named “General Lee.” But in today’s era of political correctness, the car might as well have been […]

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When It’s “Greece Time” in America

Posted on July 4, 2015

By Jared Dillian I was watching the 6 o’clock news and saw images of closed banks in Greece and people lined up at ATMs. I’m sure you did, too. This must seem surreal to most people because it seems so remote. But put yourself in these people’s shoes for a second. You have money in […]

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Marva Collins, RIP

Written by Gary North on July 4, 2015

Marva Collins has died at age 78. In 1975, she retired from teaching in the Chicago public schools. She took her small retirement account of $5,000 and started her own school, Westside Preparatory Academy. It was located in the Chicago ghetto. There, she taught an introductory class of four students, one of whom was her […]

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Christian Economics in One Lesson, Chapter 13

Written by Gary North on June 27, 2015

“Parity” Prices It is naught, it is naught, saith the buyer: but when he is gone his way, then he boasteth (Proverbs 20:14). Every voluntary exchange involves buying and selling. The person who is called a buyer is a seller of money. He buys goods and services. The person who is called a seller is […]

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