The Neglected Costs of the Warfare State: An Austrian Tribute to Seymour Melman

By Thomas E. Woods, Jr. Mises Institute January 12, 2018   The Neglected Costs of the Warfare State: An Austrian Tribute to Seymour Melman   Libertarians often point to “What Is Seen and What Is Not Seen,” a famous essay in which economist Frédéric Bastiat (1801–1850) makes perhaps the most important, if easily neglected, point […]

The Neglected Costs of the Warfare State: An Austrian Tribute to Seymour Melman

Good Advice from Andrew Napolitano: President Trump, Don’t Talk with the FBI

Good Advice from Andrew Napolitano: President Trump, Don’t Talk with the FBI

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute January 11, 2018   Good Advice from Andrew Napolitano: President Trump, Don’t Talk with the FBI   This week, Fox News Senior Judicial Analyst Andrew Napolitano presented a keen recommendation for President Donald Trump in regard to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) potentially talking with Trump as part of […]


NY Democrat Stole Hurricane Funds And Tried To Cover It UP

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com January 11, 2018   NY Democrat Stole Hurricane Funds And Tried To Cover It UP     Another day, another corruption scandal involving a Democrat. New York Assemblywoman Pamela Harris, who claims to be an advocate for the poor, was charged with stealing Hurricane Sandy relief funds and trying to cover it […]

NY Democrat Stole Hurricane Funds And Tried To Cover It UP

Why Is The FBI Afraid Of Encryption?

By Derrick Broze Activist Post January 11, 2018   Why Is The FBI Afraid Of Encryption?     FBI Director Christopher Wray declared the bureau’s inability to access encrypted electronic devices a “major public safety issue.” New York City – On Tuesday the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigations discussed the danger posed by encryption of […]

Why Is The FBI Afraid Of Encryption?

Ron Paul: ‘When Our Financial System Crashes…The Elites…Will Suffer The Least’

Ron Paul: ‘When Our Financial System Crashes…The Elites…Will Suffer The Least’

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com January 10, 2018   Ron Paul: ‘When Our Financial System Crashes…The Elites…Will Suffer The Least’     When the housing bubble popped in 2007, the Federal Reserve went to work to re-inflate the bubble by printing more money – quantitative easing. But the policy has made matters much worse, as now everything is […]


Justice Denied: The Government Is Not Going to Save Us

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute January 10, 2018   Justice Denied: The Government Is Not Going to Save Us   The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled: it will not hear the case of Young v. Borders. Despite the fact that a 26-year-old man was gunned down by police who banged on the wrong door […]

Justice Denied: The Government Is Not Going to Save Us

The Vision Of Technocracy And Your Future

The Vision Of Technocracy And Your Future

By Jon Rappoport Activist Post January 10, 2018   The Vision Of Technocracy And Your Future     “Well, boys, we’ve got this strange thing called THE INDIVIDUAL. Could somebody tell me what he is? He’s not conforming to our algorithms. He’s all over the place. And while we’re at it, what the hell is this […]


The GOP's Tax Reform Offers No Relief from the Inflation Tax

The GOP’s Tax Reform Offers No Relief from the Inflation Tax

By Brendan Brown Mises Institute January 10, 2018   The GOP’s Tax Reform Offers No Relief from the Inflation Tax     The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) signed into law on December 22, 2017 promises no relief from one big tax on income — the inflation tax. Quite the contrary, there are strong […]


Dirty College Secrets

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com January 10, 2018   Dirty College Secrets     A frequent point I have made in past columns has been about the educational travesty happening on many college campuses. Some people have labeled my observations and concerns as trivial, unimportant and cherry-picking. While the spring semester awaits us, let’s ask ourselves […]

Dirty College Secrets

Showdown: Jeff Sessions’ Marijuana Memo vs Legalization Momentum and Public Support

Showdown: Jeff Sessions’ Marijuana Memo vs Legalization Momentum and Public Support

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute January 10, 2018   Showdown: Jeff Sessions’ Marijuana Memo vs Legalization Momentum and Public Support     On Thursday, United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a memorandum in the Department of Justice (DOJ) that many people are concerned will lead to a crackdown by the US government on people acting in […]


No, We Don’t Need a Federal “Solution” to Infrastructure Problems

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute January 10, 2018   No, We Don’t Need a Federal “Solution” to Infrastructure Problems   On December 19, an Amtrak train in Washington State killed three people and injured 100 others when it derailed and crashed into traffic lanes on a nearby highway. The day before, Atlanta’s international airport suffered a […]

No, We Don't Need a Federal "Solution" to Infrastructure Problems