Regulation


Bill Aims To Restore Consumers’ Legal Rights Stripped Away By Supreme Court Rulings

By Chris Morran Consumerist February 5, 2016   Bill Aims To Restore Consumers’ Legal Rights Stripped Away By Supreme Court Rulings     In recent years, a narrow majority of the U.S. Supreme Court has repeatedly sided against consumers’ access to the justice system, concluding that a 90-year-old law gives companies the authority to effectively […]

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Why (some) millennials are embracing socialism

By Against Crony Capitalism January 29, 2016   Why (some) millennials are embracing socialism     The author of the attached article, the former CEO of Office Depot Steve Odland, is right on the money. In the face of a deeply crony economic and political system, one which walls off opportunity for many while unfairly […]


Do Video-Game Worlds Need Government Regulation?

By Giuliano Millan Mises.org January 16, 2016   Do Video-Game Worlds Need Government Regulation?   Ever since the first computer game was introduced in 1962, video games have had an ever-expanding role and impact on society. In 2004, video games started earning more than Hollywood’s domestic box offices. With this expansion of the industry new […]

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A National ID Card Is Coming Soon — and You Will Need It to Fly and Drive

By Against Crony Capitalism January 14, 2016   A National ID Card Is Coming Soon — and You Will Need It to Fly and Drive     It’s for your own good you know. If the government didn’t track your whereabouts who would? And what if you’re a terrorist? What then? Yes, everyone must now […]


Judge Napolitano: Unconstitutional for Obama to Create a New Gun Transfer Crime

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute January 6, 2016   Judge Napolitano: Unconstitutional for Obama to Create a New Gun Transfer Crime   Judge Andrew Napolitano, interviewed by Gretchen Carlson on Fox News regarding President Barack Obama’s Tuesday gun control executive order announcement, explained that Obama is exceeding his presidential authority in creating a new crime […]

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Republican lawmakers and meat industry lobbyists, now bolstered by the WTO ruling, are working to overturn meat labeling provision that 92 percent of public supports. (Photo: Jason Tester Guerilla Futures/cc/flickr)

This WTO Ruling Is Perfect Example of How Big Trade Deals Trump Democracy

By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams December 7, 2015   This WTO Ruling Is Perfect Example of How Big Trade Deals Trump Democracy NAFTA partners can sue the U.S. for a combined $1 billion annually in retaliatory tariffs over Country of Origin Labels for meat     In a move that watchdogs say presents a “glaring example […]


Democracy Sold Out To Greed

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org December 3, 2015   Democracy Sold Out To Greed   While the “free Western media” cheers, the Western “democratic” governments sell out the peoples of the Western world to corporate tyranny John Massaria has turned my interview with Julian Charles into a video. The video helps me […]

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Amazon Shows Off Latest Prime Air Delivery Drone Prototype In New Video

By Mary Beth Quirk Consumerist November 30, 2015   Amazon Shows Off Latest Prime Air Delivery Drone Prototype In New Video   (Amazon) Two years after Amazon debuted its delivery drone to the masses, the e-commerce giant is back with a new demo video showing the company’s latest prototype for its Prime Air unmanned aerial vehicle. […]


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In major blow to Obamacare UnitedHealth looks to leave the system

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism November 20, 2015   In major blow to Obamacare UnitedHealth looks to leave the system     Obamacare has been collapsing for a while. Actually pretty much since it started. A bunch of the state co-ops are dead. More are readying themselves for the grave. And now even the […]


The Final TPP: Our Worst Fears Confirmed

Release of the Full TPP Text After Five Years of Secrecy Confirms Threats to Users’ Rights

By Jeremy Malcolm and Maira Sutton Electronic Frontier Foundation November 6, 2015   Release of the Full TPP Text After Five Years of Secrecy Confirms Threats to Users’ Rights     Trade offices involved in negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement have finally released all 30 chapters of the trade deal today, a month after announcing the conclusion […]


National Review Says: Obamacare Is Dead

By Against Crony Capitalism November 4, 2015   National Review Says: Obamacare Is Dead     It’s a bold statement, but basically it’s a correct one. The co-ops are falling apart. Many are already bust. People are losing their health insurance because of these blow ups. Still others can’t afford to sign up in the […]

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Federal Budget Proposal Would Allow Government To Robocall Your Cellphone Over Debts

By Chris Morran Consumerist October 29, 2015   Federal Budget Proposal Would Allow Government To Robocall Your Cellphone Over Debts   (alexkerhead)   Federal law currently prohibits most non-emergency robocalls to cellphones unless the recipient has given their prior express consent to receive auto-dialed calls. But amid the battle over the federal budget, someone has […]


The War on Cars Is a War on Workers and the Poor

By Gary Galles Mises.org October 28, 2015   The War on Cars Is a War on Workers and the Poor   A just-released poll of Los Angeles residents found that 55 percent of respondents indicated their greatest concern was “traffic and congestion,” far ahead of “personal safety” — the next highest area of concern — at […]

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