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NTSB Investigating After Delta Flight Lands At The Wrong Airport

By Mary Beth Quirk Consumerist July 9, 2016     Delta Air Lines passengers may have been a bit confused last night, when their flight landed at the wrong airport in South Dakota. The National Transportation Safety Board is now investigating to figure out how the heck that happened. Flight 2845 was heading from Minneapolis […]

NTSB Investigating After Delta Flight Lands At The Wrong Airport

Everyone Wants Profits — Including "Non-Profit" Groups

Everyone Wants Profits — Including “Non-Profit” Groups

By Jonathan Newman Mises.org June 6, 2016   Everyone Wants Profits — Including “Non-Profit” Groups   What is a “non-profit” organization? Are they subject to economic calculation? What can economic theory tell us about their functions? With Hillary Clinton under fire for (among other scandals) using the Clinton Foundation as “a kind of globalist grift,” […]


California’s $64 Billion Bullet Train To Nowhere Gets Delayed … Again

By Against Crony Capitalism May 24, 2016   California’s $64 Billion Bullet Train To Nowhere Gets Delayed … Again   “What about us brain dead slobs?” “You’ll be given cushy jobs.” – From the Simpsons Monorail Song     This project is more about people getting paid than about getting people from place to place. […]

California’s $64 Billion Bullet Train To Nowhere Gets Delayed … Again

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Celebrate the Decline

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com April 26, 2016   Celebrate the Decline   At the beginning of the year, I outlined three trends we should cheer. And now, just three months later, one of them is proceeding so rapidly that the bad guys are in an outright panic. Thus: a recent column in Commentary, […]


Shoe Company: Obama Admin Pressured Us to Stay Quiet on TPP

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism April 14, 2016   Shoe Company: Obama Admin Pressured Us to Stay Quiet on TPP     I love New Balance. There was a time when I was under the delusion that I would one day run a 50 mile race. (This seems an even more impossible dream as I […]

Shoe Company: Obama Admin Pressured Us to Stay Quiet on TPP

Amid Water Crisis, Suspicious Flint City Hall Break-in Declared ‘Inside Job’

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams March 22, 2016   Amid Water Crisis, Suspicious Flint City Hall Break-in Declared ‘Inside Job’ In December, an empty office where Flint water crisis files were being kept was burglarized     An unsolved December break-in to the Flint City Hall office where files on the water crisis were being […]

Amid Water Crisis, Suspicious Flint City Hall Break-in Declared 'Inside Job'

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The Economics of “Free Stuff”

By Jonathan Newman Mises.org February 22, 2016   The Economics of “Free Stuff”   The perennial promises of free stuff from political candidates are front and center again now that we are ensnared in another US election cycle. The knee-jerk response from some economists and libertarians is “TANSTAAFL!” And of course it’s true that There Ain’t No […]


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What the Red Cup Controversy Really Says about Christmas in America

By John Kiriakou OtherWords.org December 10, 2015   What the Red Cup Controversy Really Says about Christmas in America Can we lighten up?   I happened to be visiting the first-ever Starbucks in Seattle a few weeks ago when a mini-controversy erupted: There were no Christmas trees or snowflakes on this season’s holiday Starbucks coffee […]


We Must Be “Opportunists” In Dismantling the State

By Joseph T. Salerno Mises.org December 5, 2015   We Must Be “Opportunists” In Dismantling the State   In thinking about strategies for abolishing or radically diminishing government, many libertarians are led astray by using a false dichotomy. The State, they say, can either be smashed in one swift, fell blow or it can be rolled […]

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Rushing in Where Fools Fear to Tread

By Eric Margolis LewRockwell.com December 3, 2015   Rushing in Where Fools Fear to Tread   Concentration of forces is the most basic  law of military science. Victory on the battlefield is won by amassing as many troops as possible at the key point of attack, or ‘schwehrpunkt,’ as it’s known in German. Unfortunately, the […]

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President Ventura?

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute November 30, 2015   President Ventura?     May former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura announce in March his candidacy for president of the United States? According to a new discussion of Ventura and Fox News Senior Judicial Analyst and former New Jersey Judge Andrew Napolitano on Ora TV, Ventura’s […]


How the Federal Government Continues To Victimize American Indians

By Against Crony Capitalism November 30, 2015   How the Federal Government Continues To Victimize American Indians     As we have said before, there is no group who has gotten a more rotten deal from the US government than the American Indians. And that deal continues to this day. Many American Indians live in […]

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