Pandering Pied Pipers and Mindless Rats: Breaking Down the Right’s Reaction to a Ban on Transgender Troops

  by David Fisher Many people are familiar with the German tale of the Pied Piper, a colorful pipe player who enchanted rats to follow him around. According to folklore, he helped drive out plagued rats during an infestation in Hamelin in 1284. If you were familiar with the story, you know that he wasn’t

Statists Want to Ban the Sale of Smartphones to Underage Children

A Group in Colorado wants to make it illegal for your kids to buy smart electronics. In a stunning display of overreach and mollycoddling, A group called Parents Against Underage Smartphones (PAUS), located in the state of Colorado, has brought forth an initiative dubbed Initiative 29 the official title being Preservation of Natural Childhood. This

10 Creative Signs from the Immigration Ban Protests

LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: Written by Jennifer Giorgi One of the most fun things about all the issues people seem to be protesting these days is checking out all of their signs! Some are totally obvious and predictable while others are innovative and powerful. Check out the following signs which we thought were particularly

Killer Caffeine! Proposed Regulations in Response to a Dangerous University Study

LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: Written by Alyce Auman This is a Liberty Onion article. All views expressed are satirical.  A British University (Northumbria University) was fined for giving students a fatal amount of caffeine during their study of effects of caffeine on exercising. While I can understand the urgency of such a study, I

Libertarian Party Activist Taking A Stand Against Immigration Ban

LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: Written by Alyce Auman This evening an activist, Rachel Maisonet, founder of the Facebook Page Lovely Libertarian Ladies, found out through an Onondaga County Libertarian Party (New York) outreach committee tip that there was a protest planned for 6:30pm at the Hancock Airport in Syracuse, New York.  This protest was being

4 Reasons Christians Should Stand Against #BanWall

LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: By: Jason Hinrichs Co-Founder of The Reformed Collective and decidedly non-GOP It’s not a secret that Evangelical Christians are marked by being decidedly Republican to the core. Aside from the systemic racism, civilian carpet bombing, big business bailouts, hypocrites, and fiscally-weak-spined senators, it’s a great party. Perhaps set your GOP-ness aside

New Hampshire State Senator Proposes Russian Vodka Ban at State Liquor Stores

Written by Jennifer Giorgi Follow Jennifer on Twitter @jejoagio Jeff Woodburn, a leading Democrat in New Hampshire’s Senate, has proposed an interesting way of getting back at Russia for their alleged involvement in swaying the 2016 presidential elections. In response to a recently declassified report detailing Russia’s involvement in swaying the elections, Woodburn proposed legislation

Medical Errors Now Top Third Cause of Death, Group Seeks To Ban Them

By: Dave Cox Follow Dave at and on Twitter @FairlaneDaveCox A newly formed advocacy group SHAME (Sad Humans Against Medical Errors) is testifying before Congress this week in light of a recent study that lists “Medical Errors” as the third leading cause of death in the United States. As part of their testimony, SHAME

Twitter Favors ISIS Over Gay, Conservative Icon Milo

By: Liberty Laura The alt-right, gay conservative activist, Milo Yiannopoulos, has been permanently banned from Twitter because of a negative comments against Leslie Jones and her new movie, Ghostbusters. This is not the first his account has been suspended, but the first permanent action. Before now, he has had temporary bans and lost his verification after reportedly