Progressivism is a ravenous lion, conservativism is a neutered housecat. Failure to understand this is an enormous tactical and moral mistake for advocates of liberty.
U.S. HistoryMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking
Government could never cement its power over a nation's currency, if the people could repudiate the fiat paper and turn to gold for its money.
Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory
A British exit from the EU would help decentralize Europe overall, and thus help the cause of freedom and free trade.
The FedMoney and BanksTaxes and SpendingMoney and Banking
The only good news this week came for Uncle Sam, who set new records in tax collection for 2015.
March 2016 offered more of the same with no sign of money supply growth moving outside the range of 6 percent to 8 percent, as has been the case over the past two years.
Booms and BustsThe FedFinancial MarketsU.S. Economy