Articles by Laurence M. Vance

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I Wipe Away a Tear

As I remember the service of our military heroes, says Laurence Vance.

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12/24/2014

Did the GOP Tell the Truth?

Don’t make Laurence Vance laugh.

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12/16/2014

The GOP Welfare State

Laurence Vance is sick of it.

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12/9/2014

100 Years of Violating Individual Rights

Laurence Vance on the war on drug choices.

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12/2/2014

A Shame, an Embarrassment, a Disgrace

Laurence Vance on the use of churches as polling places.

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11/27/2014

The Religion of Mass Murder

Laurence Vance on the Apostle Woodrow’s perverted foreign policy.

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11/18/2014

It’s Worship-the-Veterans Day

Laurence Vance on the worst of the militaristic holy days.

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11/11/2014

Why I Could Never Be Elected to Office

Laurence Vance has 25 reasons.

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11/4/2014

Famed Antiwar Baptist Minister

Long before the warvangelicals, of course, Article by Laurence Vance.

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10/28/2014

Official Blasphemy

Laurence Vance on military Bibles.

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10/21/2014

Military Blasphemy

It’s the norm in evangelical churches, says Laurence Vance.

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10/14/2014

Just War?

The problem is the State, says Laurence Vance.

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10/7/2014

Just Doing Their Government Jobs?

Cops, soldiers, concentration camp guards. Article by Laurence Vance.

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9/30/2014

The Great and Holy War?

Laurence Vance on what WWI did to religion.

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9/23/2014

Legalize Heroin

It’s the Christian thing to do. Article by Laurence Vance.

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9/16/2014

Why Libertarians Despise Public Schools

And conservatives love them. Article by Laurence Vance.

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9/9/2014

Can There Be a Half-Way Decent ‘Tax Policy’?

If we listen to Murray Rothbard, says Laurence Vance.

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9/3/2014

Co-Conspirators of the Welfare State

Laurence Vance on the Republicans.

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8/27/2014

Caged, Tortured, Killed

For buying or selling a plant. Article by Laurence Vance.

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8/22/2014

Nuclear Christians

Laurence Vance on the radioactive religion of State mass murder.

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8/11/2014

Rabid Enemies of Freedom

Laurence Vance on Republicans.

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8/7/2014

Republicans Love the Welfare State

Laurence Vance on the latest conservative scam.

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7/31/2014

Those Maddening Military Discounts

They’re actually part of a free society, says Laurence Vance.

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7/23/2014

A Dirty Trick on the Producers

Laurence Vance on progressive tax reform.

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7/16/2014

Can a Christian Be a Cop?

Laurence Vance on 7 things to consider.

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7/8/2014

So Very Peculiar

The attitude of Christians towards the State. Article by Laurence Vance.

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7/4/2014

Libertarians Are Right About Drugs

Laurence Vance smacks down Bush’s libertarian-hating drug capo.

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6/26/2014

Is Left-Libertarianism Just Statism?

Laurence Vance on the egalitarian argument for a government-guaranteed income.

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6/18/2014

Imperial Control Through Foreign Aid

The State is the opposite of a charity. Article by Laurence Vance.

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6/11/2014

Thank the Troops for Their Service?

Laurence Vance on a rotten idea.

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6/6/2014

Shall We Abandon the Non-Aggression Principle?

For a mess of egalitarian pottage? Article by Laurence Vance.

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5/30/2014

Drug Warriors Are Dangerous

Laurence Vance debunks 7 myths of their own creation.

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5/20/2014

Not a Libertarian Manifesto

Laurence Vance on the latest Beltway think-tankery.

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5/14/2014

I Am a Libertarian

Not thick nor thin, but a libertarian, says Laurence Vance.

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5/6/2014

10 Thoughts on the 2nd Amendment

Laurence Vance on gun control.

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4/29/2014

Are Republicans Pure Evil?

Look at their proposed budget, says Laurence Vance.

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4/22/2014

Smiters, Mockers, Spitters, Scourgers, Mutilators, Crucifiers

Laurence Vance on soldiers.

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4/18/2014

Republicans Love Welfare

And scheme to increase it. Article by Laurence Vance.

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4/8/2014

Avoid the Obamacare Penalty

Here’s how, says Laurence Vance.

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3/31/2014

Question the Military

Always, everywhere, and in every way. Article by Laurence Vance.

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3/26/2014

Anti-Discrimination Laws Get Crazier

Laurence Vance on the total abolition of the freedom of association.

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3/18/2014

Christians and the Communist Boogeyman

Have we learned nothing? Article by Laurence Vance.

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3/13/2014

Most Constitutionalists Are a Blight on Mankind

They’re pro-drug war, for example, says Laurence Vance.

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3/4/2014

Pray for the Troops?

Sure, just not to bomb, shoot, stab, irradiate, says Laurence Vance.

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2/28/2014

Banning Discrimination


Bans freedom. Article by Laurence Vance.

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2/20/2014

Don’t Walk in a Soldier’s Shoes

Laurence Vance on the 10 reasons.

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2/11/2014

Libertarianism vs. Liberalism-Conservatism

Laurence Vance on the radical difference.

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2/6/2014

Answering the Hard Questions

About the vicious drug war. Article by Laurence Vance.

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1/28/2014

The Republicans Are ‘God’s Own Party’

And other heresies of the Christian Right. Article by Laurence Vance.

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1/23/2014

You Can’t Have a War Without Soldiers

Soldiers, you have the power to stop any war, says Laurence Vance.

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1/15/2014

What Have the Reich-Wingers Been Up to?

Nothing good, as usual, says Laurence Vance.

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1/8/2014

War, Empire, Military

Laurence Vance on the worst parts of government.

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1/2/2014

The American National Religion

Laurence Vance on the cult of the uniform.

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12/25/2013

WWII Starvation of Useless Eaters

Thanks to the Axis…and the Allies. Article by Laurence Vance.

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12/17/2013

Rosa Parks Revisited

Laurence Vance on the real significance.

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12/10/2013

Can There Be Just War?

Politicians and soldiers, take heed. Article by Laurence Vance.

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12/3/2013

The Wickedness of Soldiers

Could US military worship have it exactly wrong? Article by Laurence Vance.

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11/27/2013

Christian War Fever

Laurence Vance on a very bad thing.

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11/20/2013

The Evils of War

Laurence Vance on what Erasmus has to teach us.

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11/11/2013

A Dramatic Wound to Civilization Itself

Laurence Vance on “The Great War.”

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11/5/2013

Must a Christian Be a Pacifist?

Depends on how you define it, says Laurence Vance.

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10/29/2013

What You Ingest and What You Read

Are your own business, says Mises. Article by Laurence Vance.

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10/22/2013

Should the 10 Commandments Be Posted at the Courthouse?

Oh brother, says Laurence Vance.

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10/18/2013

Christian Anti-Capitalism

Laurence Vance takes it to the woodshed.

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10/8/2013

Is the Typical US Soldier Really This Ignorant?

Laurence Vance tries to straighten one out.

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10/2/2013

The False Beliefs of Christians

On war, the state, and much else. Article by Laurence Vance.

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9/26/2013

Happy Not Worth the Paper It’s Printed On Day

Laurence Vance on the constitution.

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9/17/2013

Is El Jefe Gutting the Military?


Laurence Vance on the latest nonsense from conservative Christians.

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9/9/2013

Hands Off Syria

Anything else is murder, says Laurence Vance.

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9/2/2013

The State Is a Gift From God?

Laurence Vance on religious nonsense.

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8/27/2013

Toss Out the American and Israeli Flags

And other reforms if Laurence Vance were a pastor.

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8/20/2013

How ‘Conservative’ Is Your Senator?

Not that it matters. Article by Laurence Vance.

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8/14/2013

Marijuana

Sow it everywhere, says Laurence Vance.

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8/7/2013

The Military Junta Is Seizing Control

We don’t have much time left, says Laurence Vance.

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7/31/2013

Cultural Conservatives

Can they become libertarians? Article by Laurence Vance.

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7/24/2013

‘Thanks for Your Service’?

How about telling that to a businessman. Article by Laurence Vance.

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7/20/2013

Glenn Beck on Gun Control

Glenn Beck Almost Gets It Right. Article by Laurence Vance.

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7/10/2013

Happy Empire Day

Thank the Pentagon for stealing and killing.

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7/4/2013

War, Christianity, and the State

They're incompatible, says Laurence Vance.

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6/25/2013

Should Adultery Be Illegal?

Laurence Vance disagrees with a big-time evangelical.

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6/19/2013

Christian, You Might Be Guilty

Of military idolatry if…

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6/10/2013

Jefferson vs. the Republicans

Laurence Vance on the proper path in foreign policy.

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6/6/2013

The Craziest Neocon Attack on Libertarianism?

That it diminishes freedom.

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5/23/2013

The State Is Looking for a Few Good Men

To kill for it.

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5/15/2013

The GOP Tax Fraud

You were expecting truth?

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5/8/2013

Should We Honor Vietnam Vets?

Why, asks Laurence Vance.

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4/29/2013

You’re Just a Tax Slave

According to the Holy Parchment, says Laurence Vance.

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4/24/2013

War Heroes Always Get Hosannas

Should they? Article by Laurence Vance.

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4/15/2013

The Enemies of Freedom

Laurence Vance on conservative Republicans.

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4/10/2013

Lying Fascists

Laurence Vance on the Republicans.

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4/3/2013

Have Evangelicals Always Been Warmongers?

Once, shows Laurence Vance, they were actually pretty libertarian.

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3/28/2013

A Crime Against Humanity

Laurence Vance on the starvation, invasion, and destruction of an ancient civilization.

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3/20/2013

The Militarism of Evangelical Christians

They remind Laurence Vance of the pagan god Janus.

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3/11/2013

God Loves Drones

According to the religious right.

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3/7/2013

What’s Real Libertarianism?

You won't learn it at the Daily Kos, says Laurence Vance.

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2/26/2013

Murder Decorated with Medals

It's still murder, says Laurence Vance.

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2/21/2013

Hero or Murderer?

Laurence Vance on the sniper.

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2/11/2013

Anything Called War Is Evil

Including the one on drugs.

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2/6/2013

No, I Have Never Been in the Military

Hallelujah, says Laurence Vance.

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1/29/2013

Reagan the Tax Raiser

Laurence Vance on the truth about Ronnie.

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1/25/2013

Soldiers in Fantasyland

And their civilian enablers.

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1/14/2013

Should Christians Seek to Outlaw Gambling?

Of course not, says Laurence Vance.

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1/7/2013

I Question Your Patriotism

If you support the imperial troops, says Laurence Vance.

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1/1/2013

The 12 Days of Christmas

Military version, from Laurence Vance.

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12/25/2012

So Was It Worth It?

Laurence Vance talks to a military veteran.

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12/17/2012

Is Murder Ever Legitimate?

Wearing a government suit doesn't make it so, says Laurence Vance.

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12/11/2012

Do Soldiers Imitate Christ?

Laurence Vance on what some churches claim.

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12/3/2012

The Most Ridiculous Arguments and Criticisms

That I've received against the folly and wickedness of war.

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11/26/2012

Is the US Military the Lord’s Army?

Laurence Vance on some repellent myths.

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11/5/2012

The Jewish Wars of the Old Testament

They're no justification for the aggressions of imperial Christians, says Laurence Vance.

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10/25/2012

The War on Private Property

Drug division.

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10/18/2012

Drug Prohibition

It's a war on all that's decent, says Laurence Vance.

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10/5/2012

Thumbs Down on the Conservative ‘American Dream’

It's the welfare-warfare state, says Laurence Vance.

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9/27/2012

Don’t Join the Military

Laurence Vance on why not, and the propaganda otherwise.

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9/19/2012

Lies, Damn Lies

The Republican party platform.

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9/12/2012

Support Your Local Standing Army?

Laurence Vance on the trouble with conservatives.

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9/6/2012

The Curse of Standing Armies

A Biblical view.

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8/27/2012

My Antiwar Odyssey

Laurence Vance, on his 50th birthday, describes his journey to truth and peace.

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8/22/2012

16 Observations

On the Batman shooting.

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8/10/2012

Pro-Choice, Pro-Life, Who Cares?

Laurence Vance on presidential candidates.

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7/30/2012

Libertarianism and Abortion

What is to be done?

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7/17/2012

Should We Ask God To Bless the Troops?

Of course not, says Laurence Vance.

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7/4/2012

Should Libertarians Accept Social Security?

Laurence Vance on why Ron Paul is right.

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6/26/2012

The Natural Right To Be Free

Laurence Vance on Judge Napolitano.

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6/20/2012

Hitler’s Favorite Bible Verse

Don't believe the statists about Romans 13, says Laurence Vance.

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6/13/2012

Same-Sex Marriage

There is no libertarian view, says Laurence Vance.

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6/8/2012

Are Republicans Idiotic Criminals or Criminal Idiots?

Laurence Vance on Paul Ryan's "faith-based budget."

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5/30/2012

Should Libertarians Be Conservatives?

That would be immoral, says Laurence Vance.

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5/14/2012

Myths About Militarism and the Military

Peddled by Christian conservative warmongers.

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5/2/2012

Keep Your Kids Out of the Military!

Laurence Vance's advice to parents.

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4/19/2012

Refuting the Federal Budget Scam

A Ron Paul approach from Laurence Vance.

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4/12/2012

Our Commie Tax Code

Thanks, Karl Marx, says Laurence Vance.

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4/11/2012

Idiotic Advice

"Vote Republican," says statist Jim DeMint.

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4/4/2012

A Day of Infamy and Shame

Laurence Vance on the 9th anniversary of US aggression against Iraq.

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3/21/2012

Should Christians Support the ‘War on Drugs’?

It's evil, says Laurence Vance.

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3/13/2012

Some Caliphate

Laurence Vance on the crazed campaign against peaceful Iran.

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3/8/2012

Another Reason To Like Pat Buchanan

Conservatives don't.

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3/1/2012

Stupid Rule, Stupid Republicans

Laurence Vance on the gift tax.

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2/23/2012

Pay Up or Die

Laurence Vance on taxes and the laughable excuses for them.

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2/20/2012

Fact-Checking WaPo

Ron Paul is right about foreign bases; the Washington Post is a baloney merchant, says Laurence Vance.

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2/13/2012

In the Words of Ron Paul

Don't treat other nations in ways we don't want to be treated, says Laurence Vance.

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2/6/2012

Go Ahead and Enlist

If you believe the claims, says Laurence Vance.

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1/26/2012

‘O Lord of Death and Destruction’

Laurence Vance on a war prayer for the empire.

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1/17/2012

How Can You Do This to Your Families?

Laurence Vance has a question for the Marines.

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1/9/2012

The Police State Enabling Act

Laurence Vance on the worst problem with the detainee bill.

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1/2/2012

Well, Was It Worth It?

Laurence Vance on the criminal war against Iraq.

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12/30/2011

The Latest GI To Die in Iraq

For what?

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12/21/2011

The Young Subverted

And taught to genuflect before the military.

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12/14/2011

Worshipping the Prince of War

Laurence Vance on the Christian right.

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12/9/2011

4 Ways To Reduce Military Suicides

#1, stop the wars.

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11/28/2011

What the Bible Says

About Republican politics.

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11/17/2011

Should Christians Recite the Pledge of Allegiance?

No, and here's just one reason, says Laurence Vance.

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11/11/2011

The Other Unconstitutional War

On non-pharmaceutical drugs.

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11/8/2011

Evangelicals and the Troops

What a disgrace.

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11/1/2011

Federal Death Squads

Laurence Vance on Murder, Inc.

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10/24/2011

Ron Paul Is Right

Laurence Vance on Eichmann, Nuremberg, and extra-judicial murder.

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10/20/2011

Does the Bible Justify the Pentagon?

Are you kidding? Article by Laurence Vance.

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10/13/2011

5 Lies of the Religious Right

About Ron Paul.

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10/6/2011

31 Ways To Tell

If you are an imperial Christian.

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9/28/2011

A Simple-Minded Warmonger

Laurence Vance on the bloody-minded Mike Huckabee.

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9/20/2011

Why They Hate Us

Laurence Vance on what you are not supposed to know.

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9/10/2011

Freedoms I Wish the Military Were Defending

While they only make things worse.

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9/6/2011

Cursed Be Unconditional Obedience

Laurence Vance on one of the fatal flaws of the military life.

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8/31/2011

Ron Paul Is Right To Be a Man of Peace

Laurence Vance on Christianity and war.

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8/22/2011

Nuke ‘Em All

And God will bless you.

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8/6/2011

Stay Home, Crooks and Creeps

Stop voting money to maim and murder other people.

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8/4/2011

What Christians Can Learn From Murray Rothbard

About politics.

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7/28/2011

No, I Don’t Thank You for Your Service

Laurence Vance on the military fetish.

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7/19/2011

Understanding Warmonger Lingo

It's not the same as military double-speak, says Laurence Vance.

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7/4/2011

The Kill-a-Muslim-for-Moses Religion

Laurence Vance on the warmonger's fruit of the spirit.

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6/23/2011

Being Against the Christian Right Is Not Enough

Laurence Vance on "liberal conservatism."

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6/17/2011

Memorial Day Blasphemy

Laurence Vance on sicko religious services.

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5/30/2011

Maniacs for War

Laurence Vance on the Christian killer.

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5/25/2011

Flat Tax, Fair Tax?

Not flat, not fair.

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5/19/2011

Why Grieve at the Loss of a Few More Lives?

Killing is your life work.

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5/10/2011

Questions for the State

About the killing of Osama.

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5/3/2011

Is GE Paying Its Fair Share?

Of course, says Laurence Vance.

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5/2/2011

Is There a Right To Live Where You Want?

Of course not, says Laurence Vance.

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4/29/2011

They Died in Vain

Laurence Vance on US troops.

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4/25/2011

The Criminality of War

Can a Christian take part? Article by Laurence Vance.

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4/13/2011

Our Men and Women in Uniform

Support them, says Laurence Vance.

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4/1/2011

Meanwhile, the Meat Grinder in Iraq

Still churns.

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3/22/2011

Is Libertarianism Compatible With Religion?

Laurence Vance on what Rothbard thought.

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3/15/2011

Government Warfare

Against you and your teeth.

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3/4/2011

The Trouble With Glenn Beck

Laurence Vance on TV's preacher of Republican conservatism.

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3/3/2011

Should Gays and Lesbians Serve in the Military?

Only if they want to be ordered to kill people.

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2/16/2011

Christian Warmonger on Steroids

Laurence Vance on government mass murder and other family values.

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2/11/2011

The Biggest Christian Warmonger of All Time

Even Laurence Vance has trouble believing this guy.

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2/3/2011

Pro-Lifers for Mass Murder

Laurence Vance on conservatives.

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1/24/2011

Am I Being Unfair?

Laurence Vance on Republican "libertarians."

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1/19/2011

The Twenty-Year War in Iraq

Too bad we can't give Kuwait back to Saddam Hussein.

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1/17/2011

The Sanctity of Private Property

And Noah's ark.

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1/14/2011

Michael Moore Is Right

About terrorism, anyway.

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1/12/2011

First, Send the Pentagon to Mars

Laurence Vance on fixing US foreign policy.

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1/4/2011

Why I Pick on Republicans

Because they're fascist police-statists.

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1/3/2011

The 12 Days of Christmas

Government version, from Laurence Vance.

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12/25/2010

The Estate Tax

A libertarian view.

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12/10/2010

Why Conservatives Love the War on Drugs

They're all prohibitionists.

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12/9/2010

Thank a Vet?

Why in the world would Laurence Vance want to do that?

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11/11/2010

Pardon Me While I Yawn

Or gnash my teeth. Laurence Vance on Republican déj

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11/8/2010

The True Nature of Conservatives

The NPR flap shows us, says Laurence Vance.

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11/4/2010

A Libertarian Pledge to America

Laurence Vance on the minimum we can accept.

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11/1/2010

The Pledge Against America

Laurence Vance on Republican hypocrites.

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10/25/2010

Conservative Hypocrites

Laurence Vance on transforming Obamacare into Republicare.

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10/22/2010

Promises, Promises

Laurence Vance on just how rotten the Republicans are.

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10/19/2010

Thou Shalt Kill

Laurence Vance on the American Patriot's Bible.

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7/15/2010

Gun Liberty

Laurence Vance on our armed past and future.

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7/8/2010

US Presidents

And those who kill for them.

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7/2/2010

For Parents

Laurence Vance on things the Marine Corps forgot to mention.

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6/11/2010

Freedom and Discrimination

Laurence Vance on the 1964 civil rights act vs. a free society.

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6/5/2010

If It’s a Crime, It Has a Victim

If there is no victim, there is no crime.

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5/21/2010

Killing for the Government

Can a Christian do it?

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5/17/2010

The Marines

They're looking for a few good high-school students, says Laurence Vance. Don't let yours be one of them.

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5/7/2010

Is God Green?

Laurence Vance on religion and "earth day."

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4/22/2010

Can Thievery Be Fair?

Laurence Vance on another conservative scam.

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4/16/2010

They Were Just Following Orders

The soldiers who crucified Jesus Christ.

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4/3/2010

The Crime of Iraq

Laurence Vance on eight years of murdering.

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3/20/2010

The Few, the Proud, the High School Students

Laurence Vance on the harvest of children.

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3/8/2010

Who Will Be the 1000th To Die?

Laurence Vance on US troops in Afghanistan.

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2/17/2010

Same Empire, Different Emperor

Laurence Vance on Obama, the peace laureate.

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2/11/2010

The Pro-Life Assault on Ron Paul

And the constitution.

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2/1/2010

Pro-Life Hypocrisy

Laurence Vance on warmongering vs. the sanctity of life.

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1/26/2010

Should the US Military Go to Haiti?

Of course not.

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1/15/2010

Obama or Hoppe?

That’s the choice, says Laurence Vance.

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1/11/2010

Antiwar Libertarians

Do they hate the military?

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12/16/2009

A President Who Will Live in Infamy

John T. Flynn on Roosevelt and Pearl Harbor.

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12/7/2009

Sick of Military Doublespeak?

Laurence Vance translates.

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11/19/2009

How To Demilitarize Your Church

Laurence Vance on a veterans' day project.

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11/11/2009

Killers With Stethoscopes

Laurence Vance on health-care hypocrisy.

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10/26/2009

The Christian’s Golden Calf

Laurence Vance on the federal military.

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10/19/2009

Obama Is a Predator Drone

Yet Limbaugh calls him a "pacifist."

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10/13/2009

The Unemployment Racket

Laurence Vance on the subsidization of non-work.

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10/5/2009

Mr. No

Laurence Vance on H.R. Gross, the pre-Ron Paul.

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9/22/2009

Rethinking the Good War

It wasn't, says Laurence Vance.

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9/2/2009

Worse Than Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Laurence Vance on other unnecessary US bombings.

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8/17/2009

On the Folly and Wickedness of War

Laurence Vance on an American prophet, c.1800.

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8/8/2009

Will the Republicans Save Us?

Are you kidding?

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7/22/2009

The Economic Meltdown

Its causes and cures.

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7/17/2009

I Was Just Following Orders

Laurence Vance on the importance of soldiers' disobedience.

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7/13/2009

No Government Glory and Praise Music

Laurence Vance on keeping the state out of church.

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7/4/2009

Mr. Obama, Tear Down This Empire

Laurence Vance on the US of Imperialism.

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6/16/2009

Good for Pat

Laurence Vance on Buchanan's necessary book.

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6/3/2009

The Morality of Torture

Checked the New Testament recently, Christians?

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5/22/2009

Christians for Torture

Laurence Vance on a new low.

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5/14/2009

Waterboard an A-rab for Jesus

Laurence Vance on Christians for torture.

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5/4/2009

The Crime That Cannot Be Wiped Away

Laurence Vance on shooting and bombing people.

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4/24/2009

The Fair Tax Isn’t Fair

And the Flat Tax isn't flat. Laurence Vance on two scams for the state.

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4/4/2009

What Happened to the War?

Laurence Vance on the sixth anniversary of the murder expedition to Iraq.

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3/20/2009

Do We Want the Republicans Back?

They're as awful as the Dems, says Laurence Vance.

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3/11/2009

The Rotten Republicans

Laurence Vance on their "revolution."

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3/4/2009

Beyond Open and Closed Borders

Laurence Vance on human migration.

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2/20/2009

The Nanny State

Laurence Vance on our monster "servant."

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2/16/2009

Should You Join the Military?

A letter to a young Christian man, from Laurence Vance.

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2/13/2009

Thank Goodness It’s Finished

Laurence Vance on the Republican revolution.

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1/26/2009

War Criminal in Chief

Laurence Vance on George W. Bush.

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1/19/2009

Must Evangelicals Be Conservatives?

Of course not!

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1/5/2009

Herod’s Henchmen

Laurence Vance on Christian apologists for the state, its leaders, its military, and its wars.

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12/25/2008

Saying No to War

Laurence Vance on the new Polner-Woods book.

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12/11/2008

Christianity and War

Laurence Vance on Christ vs. killing (video).

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11/26/2008

The Triumph of Imperial Christianity

Laurence Vance on the conservatives' war religion.

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11/17/2008

McChristians

Laurence Vance on the idol of McCainism.

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11/12/2008

Cursed Be the Christian Coalition

Laurence Vance on Falwellism-Robertsonism.

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11/8/2008

Faith of Our Fathers

Laurence Vance on the Christian and war.

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10/29/2008

What Ron Paul Saw in Him

Laurence Vance on Chuck Baldwin.

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10/13/2008

Are War Fighters To Be Held Responsible?

Laurence Vance on the blame game.

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9/29/2008

War Hero or War Criminal?

Laurence M. Vance on McCain.

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9/15/2008

Stupid and Evil

Laurence Vance on the Republicans.

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9/5/2008

Soldier Worship

Laurence Vance on famed conservative Presbyterian J. Gresham Machan and imperialism, militarism, and conscription.

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8/22/2008

Elijah vs. the State

Laurence Vance on religion and the lying, stealing, killing machine.

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8/4/2008

How To Prevent a War on Iran

Change the hearts and minds of the troops, says Laurence M. Vance.

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7/14/2008

The McChristians

Laurence M. Vance on double-minded warmongers.

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7/4/2008

Christianity Is Anti-War

Not that you'd know it from Christians.

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6/12/2008

The Most Unnecessary Job in the World

Telling a soldier's family he's dead.

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5/26/2008

Militarism Is Eclipsing Christianity

Laurence M. Vance on the Evangelicals.

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5/6/2008

War Heroes?

Or government dupes?

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4/18/2008

95 Years to Go

Laurence M. Vance on the subjugation of Iraq.

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4/7/2008

They Died in Vain

Laurence Vance on US troops.

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3/25/2008

Five Years and Counting

Laurence Vance on Bushian evil in Iraq.

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3/20/2008

Soldiers, Only You Can End the War

It is your moral duty to do so, says Laurence M. Vance.

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3/15/2008

Accomplice to Murder

Laurence M. Vance on joining the government army.

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2/25/2008

For Christ and Caesar

Laurence M. Vance on baptized militarism.

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2/11/2008

Christianity vs. the Warfare State

Military veteran Mike Reith says Laurence Vance opened his eyes.

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2/2/2008

Is Ron Paul Wrong on Abortion?

Absolutely not, says Laurence M. Vance.

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1/29/2008

What the Church Should Be Saying

About war and foreign policy. A speech by Laurence M. Vance.

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1/22/2008

Christianity and War Revisited Again

Laurence M. Vance on his important book.

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1/21/2008

Dr. Gates vs. Dr. Paul

Laurence Vance on the world as footstool or market.

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1/3/2008

Happy Non-Military Christmas

Laurence M. Vance on a really merry Christmas.

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12/25/2007

What About Hitler?

Laurence M. Vance on the trouble with just-war theory.

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11/19/2007

An Open Letter to Protestants

About Ron Paul.

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11/14/2007

There Are Too Many Veterans

Living, dead, wounded, disabled.

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11/12/2007

Don’t Enlist

Laurence M. Vance talks to young men.

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11/5/2007

Should Anyone Join the Military?

No, says Laurence M. Vance.

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10/26/2007

Blessed Are the Warmakers?

Nope, says Laurence M. Vance.

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10/18/2007

Should Christians Be Military Chaplains?

Of course not.

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10/8/2007

St. John the Baptist’s Rules for Soldiers

"Do violence to no man, neither accuse any falsely; and be content with your wages." Article by Laurence M. Vance.

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9/22/2007

Is the Federal Government Legitimate?

It originated in an illegal coup, says Laurence M. Vance.

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9/17/2007

Why Do the Feds Have Two ‘Defense’ Departments?

Laurence M. Vance on DOD 101.

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9/7/2007

Not a Dime’s Worth of Difference

Laurence M. Vance on non-Paul Republicans.

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8/24/2007

The Decline and Fall of the Southern Baptists

Laurence M. Vance on what happened.

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8/13/2007

Trillions Drenched in Blood

Laurence M. Vance on the total cost of the war on Iraq.

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7/28/2007

War, Gunboat Diplomacy, and Christianity

A believer looks at foreign policy.

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7/24/2007

The Christian Right Is Wrong

Laurence M. Vance on war, foreign policy, and the church.

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6/26/2007

Onward, Christian Militarists

Marching to hypocrisy.

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6/16/2007

The Immorality of the Iraq War

Laurence M. Vance on why conservative Christians should oppose it.

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6/11/2007

The Unholy Desire of Christians

To legitimize killing in war.

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5/28/2007

Standing Armies

Laurence M. Vance on the anti-Federalist analysis.

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5/21/2007

Ron Paul

Will he be the candidate of the Christian Right?

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4/26/2007

Four Years, Four Plans

And the only right course in Iraq.

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3/20/2007

The Elastic Clause

The Anti-Federalists on the Constitution.

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3/13/2007

The Anti-Federalists Were Right

And the Federalist Papers were all wet.

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3/5/2007

Rogues’ Gallery

Laurence M. Vance on senate Republican warmongers.

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3/2/2007

The Beginnings of Empire

No, it wasn't Iraq.

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2/26/2007

Update on the Empire

The US now has its legions in 159 countries and territories.

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2/19/2007

‘This Man Wants Your Children’

Parents, beware, says Laurence M. Vance.

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1/29/2007

A Christian Against the State

Laurence M. Vance on making no apologies for the state, its edicts, or its wars.

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1/12/2007

They Won’t Be Home for Christmas

Laurence M. Vance on the dead.

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12/25/2006

O Little Town of Baghdad

Laurence M. Vance on Christmas carols for warmongers.

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12/14/2006

American Anarchist

Laurence M. Vance on Bill Kauffman's Look Homeward, America.

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12/4/2006

Christians for Slavery

Laurence M. Vance on the religious right and conscription.

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11/25/2006

What Republican Revolution?

Laurence M. Vance on another conservative myth.

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11/11/2006

Santorumism

Laurence M. Vance on the conservative state-family complex.

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11/6/2006

Deadly Oaths

And what a soldier can do.

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10/26/2006

No, You Can’t Have My Daughter

Laurence M. Vance to the National Guard.

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10/18/2006

Should We Glorify the Military?

Absolutely not, says Laurence M. Vance, for reasons of morality and freedom.

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10/2/2006

A Uniform Does Not Absolve You

Laurence M. Vance on the soldier's responsibility.

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9/25/2006

How Capitalism Saved America

Laurence Vance on The Untold Story of Our Country, From the Pilgrims to the Present, by Thomas DiLorenzo.

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9/14/2006

Limbaugh Lunacy

Laurence M. Vance on the latest arguments for a failed war.

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9/6/2006

The Conservative Champs

That is, the top shills for mass killing.

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8/25/2006

The Hypocrisy of Christian Warmongers

Laurence M. Vance on rampant Hagee-ism.

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8/11/2006

Those Irritating Liberal Republicans

They turn out to be better than the conservatives.

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8/1/2006

The Christian Axis of Evil

Laurence M. Vance on serving two masters.

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7/24/2006

Blasphemy in Song

Laurence M. Vance on the rotten 'Battle Hymn of the Republic.'

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7/4/2006

Dear Congresscreep

Laurence M. Vance on the "fair"-tax.

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6/26/2006

Fifty-Four Dead Women

Laurence M. Vance on one unnoted cost of war.

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6/8/2006

Christianity and the War

Laurence M. Vance on what is to be done.

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6/3/2006

Uncle Sam Wants You

To die for a lie.

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5/29/2006

Pray for the Armed Forces

That they stop being a force for instability, death, and destruction.

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5/20/2006

Intelligent Designer

Laurence M. Vance on why the state hates the concept.

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5/16/2006

Beam Christians

And the Muslim mote.

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5/2/2006

Instead of a War Department

Benjamin Rush's plan for a Peace Office.

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4/19/2006

The President’s Prayer

Will it be heard, let alone answered?

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4/10/2006

Is It Murder or Isn’t It?

Laurence M. Vance on killing for the state.

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4/3/2006

Weapons of Mass Distraction

Laurence M. Vance on red herrings and war.

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3/20/2006

The Wicked Bible

And the wicked war.

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3/13/2006

Outlawing Jobs

Laurence M. Vance on the minimum wage.

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3/1/2006

Is Anyone Listening?

Laurence M. Vance on a stupid and evil war.

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2/20/2006

Back Up, Christian Soldiers

You are not called to be killers for Caesar, says Laurence M. Vance.

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2/13/2006

The First Duty of a Christian Soldier

Resign.

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2/6/2006

Conservative Republicans Run Congress

Laurence M. Vance on what that has meant.

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1/14/2006

Do Mutilated Soldiers Think It’s ‘Worth It’?

Let's ask them, Mr. Bush, says Laurence M. Vance. N.B.: some disturbing photos.

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1/2/2006

Why You Should Support LewRockwell.com

Laurence M. Vance explains.

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12/27/2005

The Christmas That Almost Wasn’t

Laurence M. Vance on the state vs. Christ.

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12/24/2005

Blessed Are the Warmakers

Laurence M. Vance on Humpty-Dumpty religion.

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12/12/2005

Today Iraq, Tomorrow the World

Laurence M. Vance exposes empire-denial.

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12/5/2005

Myths of Slavery

Laurence M. Vance on some untruths we are taught.

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11/28/2005

The Early Christian Attitude Towards War

Laurence M. Vance on following the gospel rather than the state.

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11/7/2005

The Anti-Falwell

Laurence M. Vance on an actual Christian minister.

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10/24/2005

The Rack in Iraq

Laurence M. Vance on nine Republican torture masters.

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10/12/2005

Stopped-Clock Supremes

Laurence M. Vance on getting it right on Kelo.

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10/3/2005

It’s Not My War

Laurence M. Vance to Patrick J. Buchanan.

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9/26/2005

The Trouble With Base Closings

They're all in America.

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9/17/2005

Just Say No to the Army Recruiter

It's a religious duty, says Laurence M. Vance.

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8/22/2005

US Out of North America

Laurence M. Vance on how much of America the central state claims to own.

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8/15/2005

Oh Ye of Little Feith

Laurence M. Vance on one of the chief aggresso-cons, Douglas Feith.

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8/8/2005

Dear Leader

Laurence M. Vance on a president for life.

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8/1/2005

God Bless Our Troops

Why?

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6/23/2005

Think, Christian

Before you join the military, says Laurence M. Vance.

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6/21/2005

Killing Heartily in the Name of the Lord

Should you?

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6/16/2005

State-Sanctioned Murder

A politician's blessing doesn't make it OK, says Laurence M. Vance.

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6/6/2005

Evangelical Warmongering

It's deeply wrong, says Laurence M. Vance.

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6/2/2005

Remembering the Fallen

One hundred years ago, 130,000 men were killed – as usual, for less than nothing.

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5/28/2005

The Religion of George WMD Bush

An Evangelical perspective, from Laurence M. Vance.

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5/23/2005

War on His Mind

And on the minds of his victims.

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5/14/2005

The Warmonger’s Beatitudes

Laurence M. Vance on the Bible of the religious right.

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5/9/2005

What’s Wrong With the Empire?

Why shouldn't the US have one?

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5/2/2005

Are You a Christian Warmonger?

Take the test.

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4/7/2005

Are Conservatives Naive?

Or just plain stupid?

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3/31/2005

Stato-Libertarian Scam

Laurence M. Vance on school vouchers.

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3/28/2005

Against Christian War Fever

Laurence M. Vance on Charles Spurgeon.

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3/17/2005

Hebrew Midwives vs. Christian Soldiers

Laurence M. Vance on what to do when the state orders you to kill.

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3/3/2005

Libertarian Welfare

Laurence M. Vance on school vouchers.

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2/17/2005

Killed for Refusing To Kill

Laurence M. Vance on the execution of Pvt. Eddie Slovik, RIP.

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1/31/2005

The Meaning of Republican Rule

Exalting and expanding the state.

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1/24/2005

George ‘Veto’ Bush

Don't you dare call him that, says Laurence M. Vance.

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1/21/2005

The Native American Criminal Class

Laurence M. Vance on Congress.

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1/17/2005

Religion and Organized Killing

Laurence M. Vance on Christianity and war.

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1/13/2005

The Murdering State

Laurence M. Vance on the central principle of government (aside from theft).

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1/10/2005

15 Lies the State Tells

Laurence M. Vance on the nature of the US government.

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1/3/2005

Stop the Killing

Laurence M. Vance on Christmas 1914, and 2004.

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12/25/2004

Gott Mit Uns?

Laurence M. Vance on religion and war.

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12/20/2004

Onward, Christian Killers?

An Evangelical view from Laurence M. Vance.

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12/2/2004

Fundamentalist Foolishness

Laurence M. Vance on Bob Jones.

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11/16/2004

Mises on Muslims

Laurence M. Vance on what the great economist had to say about Islam.

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11/13/2004

Pious Fraud

Laurence M. Vance on Bush the pro-lifer.

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11/5/2004

Should a Christian Join the Military?

Maybe not.

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10/11/2004

The Empire Has Troops in 150 Countries

Not counting embassy guards. Laurence M. Vance reveals what the Pentagon wants hidden.

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10/4/2004

Jefferson on the Evils of War

He believed in "peace, commerce, honest friendship with all nations, and entangling alliances with none." Article by Laurence M. Vance.

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9/15/2004

Cato on War and Standing Armies

Laurence Vance on Cato's Letters, the pamphlets that helped inspire the American Revolution.

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9/9/2004

Peace, Commerce, and Honest Friendship

With all nations, entangling alliances with none. Laurence Vance on Jeffersonian principles.

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9/1/2004

Deliver Us From Sean Hannity

Laurence M. Vance on the neocon twerp from FOX.

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7/23/2004

The Myth of Republican Conservatism

Laurence M. Vance shows us the numbers.

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7/12/2004

The Horrors of War

You have no idea, says Laurence M. Vance.

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7/9/2004

Neocons Want Higher Gas Taxes

Laurence M. Vance on some dangerous nonsense.

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5/13/2004

Jefferson on Napoleon

He was never fooled by the monster, says Laurence M. Vance.

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5/4/2004

Republican Tax-Welfare

Laurence M. Vance on the Earned Income Tax Credit.

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4/14/2004

The War To End All Wars

Laurence M. Vance on the Anglo-French war on Russia.

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3/26/2004

The Bases of Empire

Laurence M. Vance on how the state tries to disguise its claws.

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3/17/2004

The US Has Troops in 135 Countries

A long, dark way from the commercial confederacy of the framers.

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3/16/2004

The Evil of Standing Armies

Laurence M. Vance on the American Brutus.

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2/27/2004

The Seven Follies of Falwell

Laurence M. Vance vs. the bloodthirsty Rev.

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2/7/2004

The Moral Case for Free Trade

It buttresses peace and prosperity, says Laurence M. Vance.

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2/3/2004

Lincoln the Dictator

Laurence M. Vance on what Chief Justice Taney tried to do about it.

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1/17/2004

The Hampton Court Conference

Laurence M. Vance on the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible.

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1/12/2004

Countering the Lies of Fox and Limbaugh

Laurence M. Vance on eight facts about Iraq.

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1/2/2004

Christianity and War

Laurence Vance on another sort of evangelical perspective.

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10/29/2003