Liberty


Allow Americans to ‘Opt Out’ of Abortion and War

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute November 27, 2018   Allow Americans to ‘Opt Out’ of Abortion and War   The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently released proposed rules allowing individuals to opt out of Obamacare’s abortion and contraception mandates for moral or religious reasons. These new rules should be cheered by all […]

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Trump Slams ‘Very Unfair’ Drug Sentences

Trump Slams ‘Very Unfair’ Drug Sentences

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism October 18, 2018   Trump Slams ‘Very Unfair’ Drug Sentences     More often than not they are unfair. The drug war has destroyed far more lives than drugs. (And drugs have destroyed plenty.) The “war” has enriched government agencies and drug cartels alike. It has ravaged our liberties. It […]


Around the World, We See the The Link Between Economic Liberty and National Prosperity

By Daniel J. Mitchell Mises Institute August 17, 2018   Around the World, We See the The Link Between Economic Liberty and National Prosperity   With the possible exception of a few extreme environmentalists, everyone agrees that robust long-run growth is a key to a better society. An unprecedented jump in growth, for instance, is what enabled the western world to […]

Here’s a chart comparing economic freedom in Serbia with other European regions.

Judge Andrew Napolitano: How the Courts Killed Natural Law

Judge Andrew Napolitano: How the Courts Killed Natural Law

By Judge Andrew P. Napolitano Mises Institute August 5, 2018   Judge Andrew Napolitano: How the Courts Killed Natural Law   The Constitution represented a coup from the beginning, and it’s a dead letter today. The Declaration of Independence, however, is a truly radical libertarian document still worthy of consideration. Judge Andrew Napolitiano, our Distinguished […]


Glenn Jacobs, aka WWE pro wrestler Kane, wins Knox County mayoral race

By Against Crony Capitalism August 3, 2018   Glenn Jacobs, aka WWE pro wrestler Kane, wins Knox County mayoral race   Politically, Jacobs favors limited government and opposes tax increases. From 2007 to 2014, he wrote occasionally for LewRockwell.com, a libertarian blog that bills itself as “anti-state, anti-war, pro-market.”     We congratulate Jacobs on his win. A solid libertarian voice in East Tennessee is in […]

Glenn Jacobs, aka WWE pro wrestler Kane, wins Knox County mayoral race

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Ron Paul: Education, Not Politicians, Key for Liberty in the Long Term

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute July 16, 2018   Ron Paul: Education, Not Politicians, Key for Liberty in the Long Term   Though Ron Paul ran for president three times and served in the United House of Representatives, he does not put his hope in politicians. In a new in-depth interview with host Patrick Bet-David […]


Can Political Freedom Exist Without Virtue? America’s Founders Didn’t Think So.

By Becky Akers Intellectual Takeout July 2, 2018   Can Political Freedom Exist Without Virtue? America’s Founders Didn’t Think So. What so inextricably binds virtue to liberty?       America’s Founding Fathers were a contentious lot, disagreeing about everything from the need for a Bill of Rights to the merits of skinny-dipping “near the Bridge […]

Can Political Freedom Exist Without Virtue? America's Founders Didn't Think So.

Voters in Several States Set to Roll Back Marijuana Prohibition This Year

Voters in Several States Set to Roll Back Marijuana Prohibition This Year

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute May 15, 2018   Voters in Several States Set to Roll Back Marijuana Prohibition This Year     Polling suggests approval of state ballot measures in upcoming elections this year that would cause the number of states with legal medical marijuana to grow by three and with legal recreational marijuana […]


Baby Alfie, the Latest Victim of Omnipotent Government

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute May 4, 2018   Baby Alfie, the Latest Victim of Omnipotent Government     Twenty-three-month-old Alfie Evans, passed away in a British hospital on Saturday. While the official cause of death was a degenerative brain disease, Alfie may have been murdered by the British health system and the British high […]

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“Not all kids are Tide Pod sheep.” Picture of kids who bravely stood for the spirit of liberalism and of this Republic, countering the well funded/coordinated “gun “protests” today

“Not all kids are Tide Pod sheep.” Picture of kids who bravely stood for the spirit of liberalism and of this Republic, countering the well funded/coordinated “gun “protests” today

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism March 15, 2018   “Not all kids are Tide Pod sheep.” Picture of kids who bravely stood for the spirit of liberalism and of this Republic, countering the well funded/coordinated “gun “protests” today   The above quote comes from a reader. Indeed the only reason we have any freedoms in […]


What Is Social Justice?

By Hunter Lewis Mises Institute March 14, 2018   What Is Social Justice?   What Is Social Justice? “Progressives” tend to think of themselves as warriors for racial, gender, and economic equality. The latter they equate with “social justice.” But is economic equality synonymous with social justice? For one thing, equality is an oxymoron. If everyone is […]

What Is Social Justice?

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Is the (Tea) Party Over?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute February 27, 2018   Is the (Tea) Party Over?   The recently-passed big-spending budget deal’s failure to generate significant opposition from the “tea party” has led some to pen obituaries for this once-powerful movement. These commentators may have a point. However, few of them understand the true causes of the […]