Liberty Fatigue

by Patrice Lewis -- Over the last few months I've collected a number of comments with similar sentiments posted on a variety of articles, expressing the futility of correcting the destructive course more…

When smart technology is dumb

by Patrice Lewis -- OK, I confess: I'm a Luddite. What's a Luddite? For those who have smartphones, you can look it up. For those who don't, I'll tell you. Luddites (purportedly more…

We the people are not the enemy!

by Patrice Lewis -- Gov. Bobby Jindal struck a chord around the nation when he voiced the sentiment held by millions: "I can sense right now a rebellion brewing amongst these United more…

Do men hate women – justifiably?

by Patrice Lewis -- Recently, WND posted an article entitled "You won't believe new campus rules on 'rape'" on the subject of how "rape" is being reclassified as any sexual conduct, no more…

Why I'll never go back to California

by Patrice Lewis -- I have been asked, at various times in my adult life, why anyone would leave California if they had the good fortune to live there? To which I more…

Free stuff or freedom?

by Patrice Lewis -- It's no secret that government dependency has massively increased in the last few years. It's shocking enough that one out of seven Americans is on food stamps (as more…

What's the appeal of Bad Boys?

by Patrice Lewis -- When I was 11 years old, I became friends with a girl named Maryann. We were inseparable for a couple of years, and then we drifted apart. Way more…

If the grid fails, will you die?

by Patrice Lewis -- Every so often WND runs an article about the possible repercussions of a long-term power grid failure due to an EMP or a massive solar flare. The articles more…

Why preparedness is going mainstream

by Patrice Lewis -- In the latest issue of Backwoods Home Magazine, there was an editorial by magazine founder Dave Duffy entitled "The Mainstreaming of Self-Reliance" in which he charted the slow more…