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Terrorist Attacks Made Worse by Government Failure in Europe

The Police StateWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog03/28/2016

People are not supposed to notice that every terrorist attack represents a major government failure and that rewarding failure with more of the same policies only invites more failure.

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A Boom Town Recession That Could Save Us All

Big GovernmentBooms and BustsThe FedGlobal EconomyU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyBusiness CyclesGold Standard

Blog03/23/2016

Recessions are good for an economy because they involve a resolution process, but a big recession for this boom town could be great for the world economy.

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Radical Ideologies Are Only One Part of the Terrorism Equation

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog03/23/2016

Pointing out the follies of Western foreign policy is not to apologize for Islamic radicals. It is simply to point toward a way that the West could make a positive impact in favor of ordinary Westerners right now, with the added benefit of being morally correct as well.

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Brussels Bombings: More Blowback for Europe

The Police StateWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionism

Blog03/22/2016

The capital city of NATO and the European Parliament, the city of Brussels is a prime target for the radicals that the elites of Brussels and Washington helped create.

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The US Banking System as an Arm of US Foreign Policy

Global EconomyWar and Foreign PolicyMoney and Banking

Blog02/25/2016

This incident is one more example that demonstrates the contempt with which the US government holds private companies. Private companies are literally being conscripted to serve the state.

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NATO Weakens As Old Alliances Break Down

Taxes and SpendingWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog02/23/2016

Some NATO members are hinting that they're not really willing to fight wars for the sake of other NATO members. 

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Thanks to NATO, Americans Pay for Turkey's Wars

Taxes and SpendingWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog02/19/2016

If our "representatives" in Washington cared anything for fiscal responsibility or keeping costs under control, the US would leave NATO immediately, or at least take a small step in the right direction by expelling Turkey from NATO, ASAP.

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Can Trump's Anti-Iraq-War Stance Win in South Carolina?

U.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

Blog02/18/2016

It would be a mistake to label Trump as an "anti-war" candidate, but for a voter who's gung ho on military action, Trump leaves much to be desired.

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1916 and the Health of the State

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryInterventionism

Blog01/21/2016

A century of altering the social and economic life in the West: World War I.

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How Governments Can Manipulate Murder Rates by Excluding "Terrorist" Killings

Legal SystemThe Police StateWar and Foreign Policy

Blog12/03/2015

Days after the Planned Parenthood shooting in Colorado Springs, President Obama had the chutzpah to stand up in Paris of all places and declare that mass shootings don't occur "in other countries."

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