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Texan Plans to Build Gold Depository

Legal SystemGold StandardMoney and Banking

Blog05/16/2016

Texas is moving ahead with its plan to build an independent gold storage facility where ordinary people can have accounts.

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The Moral Incoherence of Drug Prohibition

HealthLegal SystemInterventionism

Blog05/12/2016

The claim is made that drug use is immoral, so must therefore be illegal. Should we outlaw every other immoral activity also?

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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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Thanks, Minimum Wage and the Drug War: Nearly 1 in 6 Young Men Are Jobless or Jailed

Legal SystemU.S. Economy

Blog05/10/2016

If we want to help young men become more productive and employable, we must end minimum wages and the drug war.

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Why the Aurora Movie Theater Owners Should Have Been Serious About Private Security

Legal SystemPrivate Property

Blog05/09/2016

Private security, since it offers the advantages of labor specialization, economies of scale, and immediately-available on-site services, is a much more practical and realistic response to violent crime than the alternatives.

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Asset Forfeiture and the Income Tax

Legal SystemThe Police StatePolitical Theory

Blog05/02/2016

Both Civil Asset Forfeiture and the Income Tax take away the hard-earned money of people presumed to be innocent.

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Dennis Hastert Sentenced to 15 Months for Non-Crime of Improper Cash Withdrawals

Legal SystemThe Police State

Blog04/27/2016

Dennis Hastert may have committed many despicable crimes. Withdrawing "too much" money from a bank isn't one of them.

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Slavery and Freedom

Free MarketsLegal SystemPolitical Theory

Blog04/20/2016

This is the fruit of free labor. It is able to create more wealth for everyone than slave labor once provided for the masters.

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The Drug War Drives Users to More Dangerous Synthetic Drugs

Legal SystemThe Police StatePrices

Blog04/10/2016

Synthetic marijuana is more dangerous and unpredictable than the ordinary kind. It exists because the Drug War has made cheaper, more potent drugs more profitable. And on a black market, safety is not the seller's chief concern.

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Pot Legalization: Obama, SCOTUS Defend Local Control Against GOP Attacks

Legal System

Blog03/24/2016

The nullification of federal drug laws by Colorado, Washington, Oregon, and Alaska has for years been flipping the usual narrative on political parties in the United States.

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