Sunday, February 18, 2018

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“War for the Asking” Is a Timely Lesson in the State’s Lust for Foreign...

In 1981, when Michael Sexton's War for the Asking was first written, much of the information revealed was no doubt a sobering and cold...

New Book’s “Case Against Education” Is a Persuasive One

It’s common to hear politicians wish aloud that everyone should have access to a quality college education. As rhetoric, it sounds lovely, but as...

Swan Song of the Central Bankers Part 1: Last Week Wasn’t an Error

Last week's twin 1,000 point plunges on the Dow were not errors. Instead, these close-coupled massacres, which wiped out $4 trillion of global market cap in...

The Patheticism of U.S. Sanctions on North Korea

Officials of the Sheraton Hotel might be experiencing some sleepless nights as a result of what they recently did at the Winter Olympics in...
e-verify, homeland security, customs, immigration

E-Verify Threatens Us All

In addition to funding for a border wall and other border security measures, immigration hardliners are sure to push to include mandatory E-Verify in...

3 Forces Driving Interest Rates Higher

In the past two weeks, interest rates have gone up sharply, sparking turmoil in the stock market. To take one example, the rate on...

The Koreas and the Mainstream Media

As a voluntaryist/libertarian, I never thought I’d sit down at the keyboard to write about the Winter Olympics. Not the games, but about the...

TGIF: Raining on the Parade

Of course Donald Trump wants a military parade. I'd be surprised if he didn't. It's just what an insecure narcissist would want. A parade...

Fool’s Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan by Scott Horton

Fool’s Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan by Scott Horton, 2017, Libertarian Institute. Scott Horton has spent much of the past two odd...

Why Good News Was Bad News for the Market

Over the last two trading days (2/2 and 2/5), the Dow Jones Industrial Average has lost more than 1,800 points, or about 7%. Meanwhile, the...
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