Tuesday, January 24, 2017

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Cognitive Dissonance

On this day of all days America's priestly political class can extol the great glory of the Almighty State without restraint -- but Donald...

The Intellectual Background of Bob Higgs

The Research Program of Robert Higgs: Part I Robert Higgs has had a long and storied career as a scholar, teacher, and editor. After earning...

What the Clemency of Chelsea Manning Means About Obama

I was desperately hoping to be wrong last week. I was delighted and surprised that I was indeed mistaken about President Obama being unlikely...

Rick Perry’s Sudden Change of Heart is Business as Usual

When Rick Perry sought the Republican Party’s 2012 presidential nomination, eliminating the US Department of Energy was part of his campaign platform. Granted, he...

The Slow-Motion State Murder of Michael Whiteley

Facing the prospect of life in prison – and the plausible threat of execution – Idaho Falls resident Michael Whiteley had every conceivable reason...

Obama the War President

"As President Obama leaves office, much of his foreign policy record remains shrouded in the symbolism that has been the hallmark of his presidency....

With Trump You Get Military Parades

Donald Trump says: “Being a great president has to do with a lot of things, but one of them is being a great cheerleader for...

A Question for Progressives

Gary Leupp asks a good question: "How can the progressive anti-Trump movement move forward, if it either embraces this narrative of Russian 'interference in the...

Misdiagnosing the Election

After the election of Donald Trump, the American people have been subjected to several different theories to account for the outcome. These theories have...

TGIF: A Principle for All Seasons

Despite my utter disdain for Donald Trump, I am uneasy about many who oppose him. My specific concern is that they apparently believe that,...