The Iowa Free Press on Cryptocurrency

            The way value has changed hands has frequently fluctuated over the course of civilization. It seems that 2017 is likely to be the year the cryptocurrency becomes mainstream. Cryptocurrency is a digital currency in which encryption techniques are used to regulate the generation of units of currency and verify […]

Guest Post from Jason Karimi- Executive Director Iowa Patients for Medical Marijuana

             As a former delegate to the Iowa GOP convention, I’d like to weigh in and clear up some confusion concerning the status of medical cannabis laws in the country that has been passed around over the past few years. While attempting to reach out to House Leadership, our calls for private communication to clear […]

A Republic, if we can reclaim it. The Iowa Free Press and the JFK Files Impending Release.

    “If anyone is crazy enough to want to kill a president of the United States, he can do it. All he must be prepared to do is give his life for the president’s.” Attributed to John F. Kennedy via Pierre Salinger, With Kennedy (1966), Chapter 1: Lancer to Wayside, page 1 “Texas is […]

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2017

    “All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost. From the ashes a fire shall be woken, A light from the shadows shall spring; Renewed shall be blade that was broken, The crownless again […]

The Fourth Estate and the American political debates of 2016 and your 2016 state and local candidates!

“The two-party system has given this country the war of Lyndon Johnson, the Watergate of Nixon, and the incompetence of Carter. Saying we should keep the two-party system simply because it is working is like saying the Titanic voyage was a success because a few people survived on life-rafts.” Eugene McCarthy Chicago Tribune (10 September […]

The Fourth Estate, The 2016 United States Of America Presidential Election, And A Case For A Modern Glass-Steagall Act in addition to Audit the Fed, and why no principled vote is a wasted vote.

“It is a wise rule and should be fundamental in a government disposed to cherish its credit, and at the same time to restrain the use of it within the limits of its faculties, never to borrow a dollar without laying a tax in the same instant for paying the interest annually, and the principal […]

The Fourth Estate and FREE @#$*ING TRADE

“About to enter, fellow-citizens, on the exercise of duties which comprehend everything dear and valuable to you, it is proper you should understand what I deem the essential principles of our Government, and consequently those which ought to shape its Administration. I will compress them within the narrowest compass they will bear, stating the general […]

The Fourth Estate, the 2016 United States of America Presidential election, and The United States Supreme Court

“Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.” (Thomas Jefferson, Letter to P. S. Dupont de Nemours, Poplar Forest. April 24, 1816.) The United States presidential election of 2016, scheduled for Tuesday, November 8, 2016, will be the 58th quadrennial U.S. presidential […]