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Social Insecurity

Big GovernmentTaxes and Spending

Blog06/03/2016

Social Security and scores of other welfare programs have expanded at an accelerative rate.

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Switzerland Votes on "Free Lunch"

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog06/02/2016

The Swiss will vote on a taxpayer-provided "Unconditional Basic Income" for everyone. The Swiss have a history of rejecting similar measures.

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The Success of Socialist Newspeak

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureWorld History

Blog06/01/2016

The socialists have engineered a semantic revolution in converting the meaning of terms into their opposite.

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Government Can’t Help; It Can Only Hurt

Big Government

Blog06/01/2016

The TSA, VA, and IRS are just three examples of how government cannot effectively provide any good or service.

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The Week in Review: May 28, 2016

Big GovernmentThe FedStrategyU.S. EconomyInterventionism

Blog05/27/2016
Memorial Day weekend is a time to reflect on war, rather than celebrate it.

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The Task Confronting Libertarians

Big GovernmentStrategyGold Standard

Blog05/27/2016

Written in 1968, Hazlitt discusses libertarian strategy, why Big Business won't defend capitalism, and the importance of defending sound money.

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How the TSA Kills Hundreds of People Every Year

Big Government

Blog05/24/2016

Not only is there an absence of evidence that the TSA saves lives, there is evidence that it may actually cause a significant number of deaths.

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How to Make a Bl(UN)der Out of World Peace

Big GovernmentWorld HistoryInterventionism

Aside from bickering inside the U.N., "colossal mismanagement" of peacekeeping budgets and a "sclerotic personnel system" has been revealed.

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Defense Bill Coming This Week: A Boost for War and Tyranny

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

Blog05/16/2016

The Defense Authorization bill should remain notorious. It represents most of what is wrong with Washington.

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Choosing the Evil of Two Lessers

Big GovernmentLegal SystemStrategy

Blog05/11/2016

Building a freer society means winning the battle of ideas, not the empty contests put on by the central government every four years.

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