Category Archives : Regulation


Paul Craig Roberts on corporatism and Mosler on the economy

Paul Craig Roberts interview on Boom Bust dated 10/2/2014. Published by Boom Bust Shares of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac dropped on Wednesday after some of Wall Street’s best known money managers lost a legal battle that would have forced the bailed-out Fannie and Freddie to share profits with private stock holders. On Tuesday, a […]

Paul Craig Roberts interview 10/2/2014

Cost of Regulation

Federal Regulatory Cost, 2013: $1.9 Trillion

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Gary North The Tea Party Economist Federal Regulatory Cost, 2013: $1.9 Trillion   Taxation, regulation, inflation, and war: these are the four horsemen of the federal apocalypse. Cut these, and the state gets smaller. Of these, regulation gets the least attention. Regulation is the heart of the beast, for it operates in […]


Want to Keep Your Subsidized New Obamacare Insurance Policy?

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Hunter Lewis Want to Keep Your Subsidized New Obamacare Insurance Policy?   You may not be able to keep it for long. John Goodman, the top health policy analyst, explains why you probably won’t be able to keep your Obamacare policy, whether you like it or not. The law is written in […]

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Cato: The Solution is Legislation!

Source: http://bionicmosquito.blogspot.com By Bionic Mosquito   Cato: The Solution is Legislation!   Kevin Dowd, writing for the Cato Institute, finds fault in the modeling of the Fed and the risks this faulty modeling introduces into the financial sector. The U.S. financial system faces a major, growing, and much under-appreciated threat from the Federal Reserve’s risk […]


Lawmaker Votes To Kill Uber … Then Caught Driving Drunk Just Hours Later

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org   Lawmaker Votes To Kill Uber … Then Caught Driving Drunk Just Hours Later   See, with Uber you don’t need a designated driver and you don’t have to wait forever for a taxi. But vested interests in cities all over are doing their best to make life as difficult as possible for […]

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Banned body armor

New Bill In Congress Would Ban Private Citizens From Owning Body Armor

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   New Bill In Congress Would Ban Private Citizens From Owning Body Armor   A new law that has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives “would prohibit the sale, transfer or possession of military-level body armor by civilians”.  In other words, private citizens all over the entire nation […]


Police States and Inner-City Economics

Source: http://www.mises.org By Ryan McMaken   Police States and Inner-City Economics   The recent civil disobedience, rioting, and police brutality in Ferguson, Missouri reminds us of what happens when police states and bad economics are mixed together. Devastated by decades of ruinous economic policies, the economies of many inner cities continue to languish as the […]

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Common Core Eductation

This Teachers Union President Will ‘PUNCH YOU IN THE FACE’ If You Don’t Like Common Core [VIDEO]

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   This Teachers Union President Will ‘PUNCH YOU IN THE FACE’ If You Don’t Like Common Core   This is a fun little rant from the head of the American Federation of Teachers. This is what people mean I guess when they use the term “union thug.” Nice to see […]


Judge refuses to drop N.J. gun charges against Phila. woman (She was beaten and robbed last year)

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org   Judge refuses to drop N.J. gun charges against Phila. woman (She was beaten and robbed last year)     Why on earth is this woman now a potential felon? Gun issues are not our main concern here (though they are very important) but this situation deserves some attention.   (From Philly.com)   […]

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Big Pharma

Big Pharma Given Control Of New “.pharmacy” Domain; Only Available To ‘Legitimate’ Online Pharmacies

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Editor   Big Pharma Given Control Of New “.pharmacy” Domain; Only Available To ‘Legitimate’ Online Pharmacies   This is a move against Canadian pharmacies (primarily) which offer high quality drugs for sale at much lower prices than what is found in the USA. Big Pharma has done everything it can to protect […]