Pamorama: 50 Top Tools for Social Media Monitoring, Analytics, and Management

[From John: This article is an amazing compilation of social media tools by Pam Dyer who runs a remarkable site. I realize it is not within the usual interest of the site to discuss things like this, but social media is increasingly important to politics and every other aspect of life and this was just to … Read more Pamorama: 50 Top Tools for Social Media Monitoring, Analytics, and Management

5 Sources for Conservative Economics

This article covers 5 books I would recommend for purposes of understanding conservative economics, as well as some other sources. I am enrolled in a class called Intro to Public Policy at George Mason University. I have enjoyed the class very much so far. We discuss both practical and theoretical ideas with regard to public … Read more 5 Sources for Conservative Economics

Easy Activism

This article will cover 3 easy methods of activism. They can be used for political purposes, marketing, teaching and anything else that involves calling people to action. The 3 methods are online activism, activism through guest calling radio shows and conversation tips for personal conversations, which is sometimes called “canvassing.” Online Activism Tom Woods is … Read more Easy Activism

Another Improvement for Degreed: Material Detection

This article is on a way improve the education evaluation service offered by Degreed. The issue is that Degreed only recognizes video material from YouTube. My initial response to this discovery was to assert that Degreed ought to add Vimeo and the wealth of other quality video providers. On second thought I think that going … Read more Another Improvement for Degreed: Material Detection

Duplication in Degreed

This article is on a weakness I noticed with Degreed, an organization and service which evaluates education from nontraditional sources. Duplication of credit for a particular material is a problem in Degreed. For example, the way I encountered this error was through Degreed’s integration with Khan Academy. I have an account with Khan Academy which … Read more Duplication in Degreed

Forget 2016, In 2020 Adam Kokesh Wants to Abolish the US, Run for President

Adam Kokesh is a well-known liberty movement figure who was recently arrested and did a little time in jail for a protest of his. Add him to the list of known and influential anarchists. John Henrehan from Fox News interviewed Kokesh while he was in jail. See it here:   So Adam would like to … Read more Forget 2016, In 2020 Adam Kokesh Wants to Abolish the US, Run for President

“Do It Yourself” Libertarianism

This post is about a video interview between Matt Welch of Reason TV and Jeffrey Tucker, the executive editor of Laissez Faire Books. The focus of their discussion is initially about bitcoin, but they go much further than that. Here’s the video. At about 5 minutes, it’s not terribly long. In my opinion most of … Read more “Do It Yourself” Libertarianism

Distributed Weaponry Continues to Advance With 3D Printed Rifle 2.0

As reported by infowars.com a 3D printed rifle has emerged which was tested and sustained 14 shots fired before developing a minor crack. The rifle was apparently 2nd generation. A previous version had cracked after a single successful fire. The creator has plans to distribute an improved version online, resembling a trend set by Defense Distributed … Read more Distributed Weaponry Continues to Advance With 3D Printed Rifle 2.0

11 Ways to Explode Online Influence

1 Write well and often. Many people will recommend 500 words per article, 5-7 days per week. You must be consistent about this to build momentum. Traffic builds along an exponential curve in my experience. Miss a few days and you get to start all over, just like hitting the gym. Writing well means understanding … Read more 11 Ways to Explode Online Influence

Obama’s Pro-Islam Ideology and Policy Stance

This article is the fifth in a series of 6 on an interview I conducted with Ted Shoebat on the Taliban peace talks. This link will take you to the Table of Contents and Condensed Interview. At 8:50 I bring the discussion away from the abstract discussion of Islam and get into the current news item of the … Read more Obama’s Pro-Islam Ideology and Policy Stance