Today, I read an article which I felt required my response. It attacked Rand Paul for opposing the Americans with Disabilities act, then attempted to link him to violent anti-government radicals. I wanted to respond firstly to the issues of the attack, and secondly to the issues of the attacker.
Rand Paul, the son of Ron Paul, just won the nomination to run as the republican candidate for the Kentucky senate. This has sent shock waves through the political sphere. Most freedom loving people celebrated, and most of the establishment reeled. The candidate who openly embraced the so-called tea party movement thumped the establishment-backed candidate in a landslide victory.
This victory comes with a cost of course, the inevitable backlash from…