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How the Postal Service Loses So Much Money

By Justin Murray Mises Institute April 16, 2018   How the Postal Service Loses So Much Money   Lately, when he isn’t trying to blame China on America’s competitiveness woes, President Donald Trump has become obsessed with the online retailer Amazon. While there’s speculationthat Trump is using the reins of government to carry out a personal grudge because Jeff Bezos, […]

How the Postal Service Loses So Much Money

Pompeo and Haspel are Symptoms of a Deeper Problem

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute March 19, 2018   Pompeo and Haspel are Symptoms of a Deeper Problem   President Trump’s recent cabinet shake-up looks to be a real boost to hard-line militarism and neo-conservatism. If his nominees to head the State Department and CIA are confirmed, we may well have moved closer to war. […]

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Reps. Barbara Lee and Justin Amash Lay Out a Case for Terminating the 2001 AUMF

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute March 2, 2018   Reps. Barbara Lee and Justin Amash Lay Out a Case for Terminating the 2001 AUMF     In the days following the 9/11 attacks, Congress passed into law a 60-word sentence that set the stage for perpetual war. This 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force […]

Reps. Barbara Lee and Justin Amash Lay Out a Case for Terminating the 2001 AUMF

The Albatross Of Debt: The Stock Market’s $67 Trillion Nightmare

The Albatross Of Debt: The Stock Market’s $67 Trillion Nightmare

By Against Crony Capitalism February 26, 2018   The Albatross Of Debt: The Stock Market’s $67 Trillion Nightmare     I am speaking for myself (NDS) here – I’ve had many conversations with enviro friends over the years about their fear of climate “disaster.” I respect their fear. But the potential financial disaster looming in the […]


Let’s Limit Spending

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com February 7, 2018   Let’s Limit Spending     Some people have called for a balanced budget amendment to our Constitution as a means of reining in a big-spending Congress. That’s a misguided vision, for the simple reason that in any real economic sense, as opposed to an accounting sense, the […]

Hidden Agenda or Ignorance?

Andrew Napolitano: Wrong to Keep Mass Surveillance Memo Secret

Andrew Napolitano: Wrong to Keep Mass Surveillance Memo Secret

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute January 25, 2018   Andrew Napolitano: Wrong to Keep Mass Surveillance Memo Secret     What is the deal with a memorandum by Republican employees at the Intelligence Committee of the United States House of Representatives that allegedly demonstrates very disturbing use of surveillance power through the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance […]


Is FBI Lying About ‘Russiagate’?

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute January 23, 2018   Is FBI Lying About ‘Russiagate’?   Are we supposed to believe that a critical five months of text messages between two plotting (and illicitly connected) anti-Trump FBI agents have disappeared due to technical errors? Much more likely — and more commonly, as Jim Bovard points out […]

Is FBI Lying About 'Russiagate'?

Do You Live in One of These States That People are Fleeing?

By Daily Bell Staff The Daily Bell January 22, 2018   Do You Live in One of These States That People are Fleeing?     Dropping Population Means Less Representation in Congress   The census bureau came out with estimates on which states will gain or lose congressional seats after the 2020 census. Congressional seats are apportioned by population. […]

Do You Live in One of These States That People are Fleeing?

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Earmarks Are Not the Problem

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 17, 2018   Earmarks Are Not the Problem   Last week President Trump urged Congress to reassert its constitutional authority to direct how federal agencies spend taxpayer dollars. Ironically, many constitutional conservatives and libertarians disagree with the president. The reason is, President Trump wants Congress to reassert its authority […]