Tag Archives: fear

Poll: Americans fear government more than terrorism

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According to a pair of recent polls, for the first time since the 9/11  terrorist hijackings, Americans are more fearful their government will abuse  constitutional liberties than fail to keep citizens safe. Even in the wake of the April 15 Boston Marathon bombing – in which a pair of  Islamic radicals are accused of planting explosives that took the lives ... Read More »

Society now criminalizing parents that allow children to play in the yard – What is the world coming to?

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A Virginia mother was recently interrogated four times by police, and visited twice by social services, after neighbors spotted the mother’s children playing in their own yard unsupervised, and decided to report the non-incident to local authorities. According to Lenore Skenazy of Free-Range Kids, such hysteria and Stasi-style paranoia are becoming the norm in America, where children are being excessively coddled, overprotected, and treated ... Read More »