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Taxpayers Footing the Bill for the Inauguration Junkets

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog01/10/2017

The inauguration events are nothing more than pro-government propaganda and fundraising. And, they will cost the taxpayers more than $100 million.

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Will Automation Make us Poor?

The EntrepreneurU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog01/06/2017

The benefit of automation is that it leads to an increase in real wages. This was true 100 years ago, and it is still true today.

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Ruled by DC: Get the Feds Out of Western Lands

The EnvironmentU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog01/04/2017

Obama's unilateral move to create National Monuments in Western states is simply the natural outcome of allowing federal control of so much land.

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A Message From Lew Rockwell

U.S. HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

Mises called Hazlitt "the economic conscience of our country and of our nation."

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How Unions Used Licensing to Crush Ethnic Barbershops

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog12/21/2016

Barbering offered a living wage to many Italian-Americans and blacks during the 19th century. Thus, a labor union stepped in to put an end to that.

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Why the Bill of Rights Is Failing

Taxes and SpendingU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog12/15/2016

The words of the Bill of Rights are nice, but they mean nothing if the public abandons the ideology that underpins the Bill of Rights itself.

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Keep the Federal Courts Out of the Electoral College

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog12/09/2016

There is no such thing as a "national election" in the United States. The feds should have no say in how electoral votes are assigned.

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Three Cheers for the Articles of Confederation

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog12/09/2016

The way we remember the Articles of Confederation has more to do with the success of American nationalists than with the Articles' actual record.

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Why Indian-Tribe Sovereignty Is Important

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog12/05/2016

Federal regulators should no longer have any say over what happens on Tribal lands. The same should apply to the states as well.

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