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Guilt by Musical Association

Big GovernmentLegal SystemMedia and Culture

Blog02/17/2018
If the feds can vilify Deadheads and Juggalos, it could be only a question of time before Washington also tars bluegrass fans or Phish followers.

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How the Berlin Wall Spurred My Biggest Blunder

Big GovernmentThe Police StateWorld History

Blog02/15/2018
If the guards had found my little notebook of observations on environmental debacles, my stay in the East Bloc might have been extended indefinitely.

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The Shutdown: The Last Thing We Need is a Government Where Everyone Works Together

Big GovernmentU.S. History

Blog01/22/2018
The ability of a minority to prevent the passage of legislation is a feature of good government — it's not a bug.

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A Regulated Economy Leads to a Socialist Economy

Big GovernmentInterventionism

Blog01/17/2018
When government interferes with the market, the same story happens again and again.

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Ten Great Economic Myths

Big GovernmentAustrian Economics Overview

Blog01/05/2018
Our country is beset by a large number of economic myths that lead us to accept unsound and dangerous government policies.

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Are Tax Cuts Really Just Undemocratic Exploitation?

Big GovernmentTaxes and Spending

Blog12/21/2017
One suspects that, for Will Wilkinson, only that counts as “democratic” which conforms to his ideal of a welfare state.

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The FBI Is an Enemy of Freedom

Big GovernmentThe Police State

Blog12/18/2017
It's hard to imagine an entity within the federal government more out of control and in need of abolition than the FBI.

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NRA-Republican Backed Bill Makes it Easier for Feds to Disarm Citizens

Big Government

Blog12/08/2017
The NRA and their GOP supporters in the House have sided with the power of the Federal government over the second amendment rights of Americans.

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Why the Deep State Is at War With Trump

Big Government

Blog12/06/2017
To wit, the Deep State has turned its own crimes during and after the 2016 election into nothing less than a coup d'etat against American democracy.

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Get Government out of the Welfare Business

Big GovernmentBureaucracy and Regulation

Blog12/05/2017
Private charity is more effective than government welfare because private persons contributing their own money are incentivized to identify real needs.

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