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Clinton Interferes in Russian Elections

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito February 19, 2017   Clinton Interferes in Russian Elections     From an academic paper published by Hamilton College (located, interestingly enough, in Clinton, New York): Immediately after coming to power, the Clinton administration declared the consolidation of market and democratic institutions in Russia to be a vital American interest. […]

Clinton Interferes in Russian Elections

Coming Soon to a City Near You: The U.S. Military Plan to Take Over America

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute February 17, 2017   Coming Soon to a City Near You: The U.S. Military’s Plan to Take Over America     The U.S. military plans to take over America by 2030. According to “Megacities: Urban Future, the Emerging Complexity,” a Pentagon training video created by the Army for […]

Coming Soon to a City Near You: The U.S. Military’s Plan to Take Over America

Healthcare: Government — Not Technology — Is Driving Prices Up

Healthcare: Government — Not Technology — Is Driving Prices Up

By Michel Accad Mises Institute February 16, 2017   Healthcare: Government — Not Technology — Is Driving Prices Up   Should we blame technology for the growth in healthcare spending? Austin Frakt, a healthcare economist who writes for the New York Times, thinks so. Citing several studies conducted over the last several years, he claims that technology […]


Will Congress Stop Forcing Pro-Life Americans to Subsidize Abortion?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute February 15, 2017   Will Congress Stop Forcing Pro-Life Americans to Subsidize Abortion?   Last month marked 44 years since the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision declaring a constitutional right to abortion. Roe remains one of the Supreme Court’s most controversial decisions. Even some progressive legal theorists who […]

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Entire Homeschooling Family Kidnapped by the State

Entire Homeschooling Family Kidnapped by the State

By Brittany Hunter Foundation for Economic Education February 11, 2017   Entire Homeschooling Family Kidnapped by the State     Raising children is no walk in the park, but it’s even more difficult when the state dictates what you can and cannot do with your own family. Kiarre Harris is a devoted single mother, trying […]


Californians foot $25k per month bill for 40 hours of Eric Holder’s anti-Trump time

Californians foot $25k per month bill for 40 hours of Eric Holder’s anti-Trump time

By Against Crony Capitalism February 10, 2017   Californians foot $25k per month bill for 40 hours of Eric Holder’s anti-Trump time     This is how the crony game works folks. (From BizpacReview)   California taxpayers may be in for a bit of sticker shock.   The state has reportedly contracted with former U.S. Attorney General Eric […]


Stockman to Trump: It’s the Economy, Stupid

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute February 10, 2017   Stockman to Trump: It’s the Economy, Stupid   In a recent appearance on CNN, David Stockman suggested that Trump might best spend some time actually addressing economic issues instead of the administration’s travel ban for immigrants from Middle Eastern countries, which Stockman called “a giant misfire.” Pointing out […]

Stockman to Trump: It's the Economy, Stupid

Illegal Drug Trade Essential to Geopolitics, Says Former Diplomat

Illegal Drug Trade Essential to Geopolitics, Says Former Diplomat

By Isaac Davis Waking Times February 10, 2017   Illegal Drug Trade Essential to Geopolitics, Says Former Diplomat     The illegal drug trade is an essential component of global politics, playing a central role in the proliferation of arms used to destabilize countries and unseat unfavorable regimes in the geopolitical quest to create favorable […]


A Billion Dollars of Federally Funded Paranoia

By James Bovard Mises Institute February 7, 2017   A Billion Dollars of Federally Funded Paranoia   When it comes to mindless excess in the war on terror, it is difficult to compete with the 70+ fusion centers bankrolled by the Department of Homeland Security. They began to be set up around the nation shortly […]

A Billion Dollars of Federally Funded Paranoia

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Cut, Don’t Reform, Taxes

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute February 6, 2017   Cut, Don’t Reform, Taxes   Many Americans who have wrestled with a 1040 form, or who have paid someone to prepare their taxes, no doubt cheered the news that Congress will soon resume working on tax reform. However taxpayers should temper their enthusiasm because, even […]


After Obama, a New Dawn or More of the Same?

By William L. Anderson Mises Institute February 6, 2017   After Obama, a New Dawn or More of the Same?   Nearly four decades ago, political pundits were shocked as voters turned away President Jimmy Carter and voted in Ronald Reagan, who promised to bring fundamental change to Washington and the indwelling political establishment. At the time, unemployment […]

After Obama, a New Dawn or More of the Same?