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Corporate WelfareEducationMoney and Banking
Once the student loan bubble pops, many colleges — especially private ones — will be in deep trouble.
Under a system of tariffs, subsidies, and restrictions, we get companies like Coke and Pepsi producing collectivist drinks for the masses.
Corporate WelfareU.S. HistoryMonopoly and Competition
Coca-Cola still uses components of the cocaine-producing coca leaf in its production today in a partnership with big pharma and government cronies.
Corporate WelfareGlobal EconomyMedia and Culture
The Olympics is one big party for politically-connected millionaires and other "elites" at the expense of ordinary taxpayers.
It took a heroic local news anchor from Fargo, North Dakota, to expose that crony capitalists have banded together in a "nonprofit" foundation to bribe the political classes of small U.S. cities.
Booms and BustsCorporate WelfareThe FedFinancial MarketsMedia and Culture
The Big Short is a pretty good movie, but there are a few things it leaves out.
Corporate WelfareWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History
Strange centennial somehow makes sense in the World of Leviathan.
Corporate WelfareThe Police StateInterventionismMonopoly and Competition
UPDATE: The fact that marijuana legalization ballot measure (Issue #3) failed in Ohio is not an indication that legalization is not supported by the people. It was...
Corporate WelfareTaxes and SpendingCalculation and Knowledge
The only thing defense spending actually defends are the profits of defense contractors.
Corporate WelfareTaxes and SpendingInterventionism
Myths about taxation are just one reason we need good economic reasoning now more than ever.