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What Does Steve Bannon Want?  

By Hunter Lewis Against Crony Capitalism April 24, 2017   What Does Steve Bannon Want?     This is the title of an article Christopher Caldwell, a senior editor at the “conservative” Weekly Standard, wrote for the New York Times on February 26, 2017. Mr. Caldwell gets to the essence of it when he writes: “Steve […]

What Does Steve Bannon Want?

Boeing Trying to Sell Planes to Leading Official of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps

By Against Crony Capitalism April 13, 2017   Boeing Trying to Sell Planes to Leading Official of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps     But we’ve got to keep the taxpayer funded Export-Import Bank, aka “Boeing’s Bank”, open right Congress? (And Mr. President?) (From The Washington Free Beacon)   U.S airline manufacturer Boeing is coming under […]

Boeing Trying to Sell Planes to Leading Official of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps

Andrew Napolitano: Police Had ‘No Right’ to Drag Passenger off United Plane

Is Health Care a Right or a Good?

By Andrew P. Napolitano LewRockwell.com March 31, 2017   Is Health Care a Right or a Good?   The political fiasco that unfolded last week as President Donald Trump and the Republican House leadership failed to pass legislation repealing the Affordable Care Act, commonly called Obamacare, is attributable as much to the failure of politics […]


Internet users raise funds to buy lawmakers’ browsing histories in protest

By Against Crony Capitalism March 31, 2017   Internet users raise funds to buy lawmakers’ browsing histories in protest     Now, this is a smart protest. (From The Hill)   “Great news! The House just voted to pass SJR34. We will finally be able to buy the browser history of all the Congresspeople who […]

Internet users raise funds to buy lawmakers’ browsing histories in protest

How the Left Learned to Love States’ Rights

By Andrew Syrios Mises Institute March 29, 2017   How the Left Learned to Love States’ Rights   Over the course of approximately six hours, the Left in the United States made a spectacular, 180 degree turn on federalism and states’ rights without even recognizing it. Although this lack of self-awareness shouldn’t be particularly surprising coming from […]


Fox News pulls Judge Napolitano over his Trump wiretap claims

Fox News pulls Judge Napolitano over his Trump wiretap claims

By Against Crony Capitalism March 21, 2017   Fox News pulls Judge Napolitano over his Trump wiretap claims     (From The LA Times)   Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano is being kept off the air indefinitely amid the controversy over his unverified claims that British intelligence wiretapped Trump Tower at the behest […]


Employees who decline genetic testing could face penalties under proposed bill

By Against Crony Capitalism March 15, 2017   Employees who decline genetic testing could face penalties under proposed bill     Better hope your genes are all in order. “I’m sorry Bill but we can’t promote you as your DNA test shows that you have a genetic tendency toward cancer. We as a firm just […]

Employees who decline genetic testing could face penalties under proposed bill

Ryancare’s Fatal Logical Flaw

Ryancare’s Fatal Logical Flaw

By Hunter Lewis Against Crony Capitalism March 14, 2017   Ryancare’s Fatal Logical Flaw       It is impossible to repeal and preserve Obamacare at the same time.   The Congressional Budget office today reported that 24mm people would lose health insurance coverage under the Ryancare bill. Mainstream Republicans were not pleased to hear that. But let’s […]


UK One Step Closer To Brexit After Members Of Parliament Approve Bill

By Against Crony Capitalism March 13, 2017   UK One Step Closer To Brexit After Members Of Parliament Approve Bill     Britain may soon be Britain again. Brexit continues to go forward despite the efforts of members of the House of Lords and from people like former prime minister Tony Blair. Article 50 of […]

UK One Step Closer To Brexit After Members Of Parliament Approve Bill

Sessions hints that feds won’t be cracking down on pot use

Sessions hints that feds won’t be cracking down on pot use

By Against Crony Capitalism March 5, 2017   Sessions hints that feds won’t be cracking down on pot use     Excellent. This is good news. We hope and expect that Attorney General Sessions will continue with this tack. It is the sane one from a policy perspective and it is the (more) constitutional one […]


How Tennessee Criminalized Compassion for Animals

By David Rosenthal The Daily Signal March 1, 2017   How Tennessee Criminalized Compassion for Animals     Giving physical therapy to animals usually isn’t too controversial, but apparently in Tennessee, it is. A Tennessee licensing board has threatened to criminally prosecute two women for nothing more than helping horses through massage therapy. Their case […]

How Tennessee Criminalized Compassion for Animals

Hate Trump? You Should Have Voted for Ron Paul

Hate Trump? You Should Have Voted for Ron Paul

By Against Crony Capitalism February 27, 2017   Hate Trump? You Should Have Voted for Ron Paul     The world needs much more analysis like this. This is excellent. Clear, levelheaded, thoughtful political analysis. And it comes to us from a professor at Cal State Fullerton and in Counter Punch of all places. I’m […]