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Freedom News Digest: FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2022 What a Bunch of Hooey about Viktor Bout

Ambition, impatience, and hurry are often admirable in individuals; but they are pernicious if they guide the power of coercion and if improvement depends on those who, when authority is conferred on them, assume that in their authority lies superior wisdom and thus the right to impose their beliefs on others.
F.A. Hayek, The Constitution of Liberty [1960]

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December 9, 2022

What a Bunch of Hooey about Viktor Bout
It would be difficult to find a bigger pile of hooey in the mainstream press than what they are saying about Viktor Bout. It’s almost as bad as their monumental hooey about Russian citizen Maria Butina. The hooey surrounding Bout and Butina only goes to show what happens to people’s minds when the government inculcates them with an extreme, obsessive anti-Russia hostility.

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