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Trump freezes federal hiring

Trump freezes federal hiring

By Against Crony Capitalism January 23, 2017   Trump freezes federal hiring     Freeze. Then cut. With extreme prejudice. The federal workforce is deeply crony. No one has been able to get the bureaucracy under control in the past 80 years. We’ll see how Trump does.     (From The Washington Post)   President […]


Trump Abandons, Dismantles The TPP!

By Brandon Turbeville Activist Post January 23, 2017   Trump Abandons, Dismantles The TPP!     On January 23, 2017 President Donald Trump made clear that the United States is no longer pursuing the horrific trade pact known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). In an Executive Order, Trump officially abandoned and disbanded the TPP which […]

Trump Abandons, Dismantles The TPP!

The DEA: A Good Place to Cut the Federal Budget

The DEA: A Good Place to Cut the Federal Budget

By Alice Salles Mises Institute January 23, 2017   The DEA: A Good Place to Cut the Federal Budget   The US government’s efforts against illicit drugs have finally run their course. With over one trillion dollars wasted over the past several decades and nothing to show but failure, taxpayers are beginning to ask a simple yet […]


The Failures of Obama’s Foreign Policy

By David Gordon Mises Institute January 23, 2017   The Failures of Obama’s Foreign Policy   As Murray Rothbard often emphasized, the free market and a peaceful foreign policy are indispensable partners. We cannot maintain a free market if the government engages in a bellicose foreign policy. A powerful and aggressive state constantly engaged in […]

The Failures of Obama's Foreign Policy

New President, New World

New President, New World

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com January 22, 2017   New President, New World     “Don’t Make Any Sudden Moves” is the advice offered to the new president by Richard Haass of the Council on Foreign Relations, which has not traditionally been known as a beer hall of populist beliefs. Haass meant the president should […]


Obama Leaves U.S.A $9,335,000,000,000 Deeper in Debt

By Against Crony Capitalism January 22, 2017   Obama Leaves U.S.A $9,335,000,000,000 Deeper in Debt     (From CNS News)   The increased debt incurred under Obama equals approximately $75,129 for every person in the United States who had a full-time job in December.   The $9,334,590,089,060.56 that the debt had increased under Obama as […]

Obama Leaves U.S.A $9,335,000,000,000 Deeper in Debt

Donald Trump Takes Oath Of Office and Full Inauguration Speech

Donald Trump Takes Oath Of Office and Full Inauguration Speech  

By CIM January 21, 2017   We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers […]


Nothing Is Real: When Reality TV Programming Masquerades as Politics

Nothing Is Real: When Reality TV Programming Masquerades as Politics

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute January 19, 2017   Nothing Is Real: When Reality TV Programming Masquerades as Politics   “When a population becomes distracted by trivia, when cultural life is redefined as a perpetual round of entertainments, when serious public conversation becomes a form of baby-talk, when, in short, a people become […]