Regulation


How to Destroy Civilization by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics February 11, 2019   How to Destroy Civilization by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez     Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez push for higher taxes to fund her Green New-Deal is just the tip of the iceberg. If the people who elected her really understood what she is calling for, just maybe they would come to their senses and […]

How to Destroy Civilization by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Ending the War on the Non-Drug Known as Hemp

Ending the War on the Non-Drug Known as Hemp

By Chris Calton Mises Institute January 9, 2019   Ending the War on the Non-Drug Known as Hemp   With the recent legalization of hemp in the United States, one may ask the question of why it was ever illegal to begin with. Being a non-psychoactive form of cannabis, its uses were entirely industrial. One need […]


FDA Policies Kill

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com December 20, 2018   FDA Policies Kill     Among the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s responsibilities are approval and regulation of pharmaceutical drugs. In short, its responsibility is to ensure the safety and effectiveness of drugs. In the performance of this task, FDA officials can make two types of errors […]

FDA Policies Kill

The Return of Marijuana Amendments

The Return of Marijuana Amendments

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute November 16, 2018   The Return of Marijuana Amendments     In January, when Democrats assume the majority at the United States House of Representatives, we should witness the return of something that has been absent from the legislative body for years — House floor debates and votes on amendments […]


Rent Control and Minimum Wage Laws Harm Those Who Are Supposed to Benefit

By Gary Galles Mises Institute October 17, 2018   Rent Control and Minimum Wage Laws Harm Those Who Are Supposed to Benefit     Jacob Bronowski wrote, in The Common Sense of Science, that “at the basis of human thought lies the judgment of what is like and what is unlike.” That is, useful analysis requires treating that […]

Rent Control and Minimum Wage Laws Harm Those Who Are Supposed to Benefit

Trump Administration Seeks Public Comments On Marijuana Reclassification

Trump Administration Seeks Public Comments On Marijuana Reclassification

By Against Crony Capitalism October 11, 2018   Trump Administration Seeks Public Comments On Marijuana Reclassification     The Drug War is deeply crony. It benefits parts of the government. It protects the profits of Pharma. It keeps the prison industry humming along. It keeps the drug cartels happy. Right now cannabis is a “schedule 1 […]


NY Gubernatorial Candidate: Pass Single-Payer, Then Figure Out How To Fund It

NY Gubernatorial Candidate: Pass Single-Payer, Then Figure Out How To Fund It

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com September 6, 2018   NY Gubernatorial Candidate: Pass Single-Payer, Then Figure Out How To Fund It     New York state’s gubernatorial candidate, actress Cynthia Nixon, is showing everyone exactly how irresponsible Democrats are when discussing anything financial. She says New York should pass a single-payer health care law first, then sit around figuring […]


Obamacare Requirement Blamed For Doctor Burnout

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com September 4, 2018   Obamacare Requirement Blamed For Doctor Burnout     A government requirement in the massive Obamacare law is being blamed for the burnout of doctors across the United States. A new report found that over just three years as Obamacare was being implemented, “physician burnout increased significantly, from 45.5 percent […]

Obamacare Requirement Blamed For Doctor Burnout

Governments Have Destroyed Housing Affordability in Many Places — But Some Refuges Remain

Governments Have Destroyed Housing Affordability in Many Places — But Some Refuges Remain

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute August 14, 2018   Governments Have Destroyed Housing Affordability in Many Places — But Some Refuges Remain     From crime rates to life expectancy to income levels, statistics at the national level are next to useless when it comes to measuring the daily lives of ordinary people in the United States. This is because the […]


The New Bureaucratic Man

By Jim Fedako Mises Institute August 7, 2018   The New Bureaucratic Man   There is something to Trotsky’s vision of man under communism. From all historical appearances, man under a totalitarian state functions differently than a man under liberty. And degrees of man exist as society slowly turns from liberty to slavery. The prevailing view is that […]

The New Bureaucratic Man

Senate Democrats Are Circulating Plans for Government Takeover of the Internet

Senate Democrats Are Circulating Plans for Government Takeover of the Internet

By Against Crony Capitalism August 7, 2018   Senate Democrats Are Circulating Plans for Government Takeover of the Internet     The tendency of the Democrats to er on the side of pretty blatant authoritarianism lately should concern all of us in this country. Government should pass laws that cover everyone. No exceptions. Whenever government proposes […]