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How George Soros Got His Mojo Working in Ukraine

By Anne Williamson LewRockwell.com August 22, 2016   How George Soros Got His Mojo Working in Ukraine     Excerpt from Contagion:The Betrayal of Liberty; Russia and the United States in the Post-Cold War Era adapted for lewrockwell.com ……..Spooked out of Russia after the electorate’s gleeful elevation of political showman Vladimir Zhirinovsky and his party […]

How George Soros Got His Mojo Working in Ukraine

Brexit Fears Weren’t Overblown — They Were Flat-Out Wrong

Brexit Fears Weren’t Overblown — They Were Flat-Out Wrong  

By Against Crony Capitalism August 19, 2016   Brexit Fears Weren’t Overblown — They Were Flat-Out Wrong     Brexit was a massive win for those of us who oppose crony capitalism. It was a line in the sand, in the Channel, and Britain in the end decided to remain Britain and to tell the […]


Can the Deep State be Cured?

By Karen Kwiatkowski LewRockwell.com August 19, 2016   Can the Deep State be Cured?   So, after getting up late, groggy, and feeling overworked even before I started, I read this article.  Just after, I had to feed a dozen cats and dogs, each dog in a separate room out of respect for their territorialism […]

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Why Social Welfare Programs and Democracy Cannot Co-Exist

By Ryan McMaken Mises.org August 16, 2016   Why Social Welfare Programs and Democracy Cannot Co-Exist   Writing in his 1922 treatise Socialism, Ludwig von Mises expressed support for democracy, but took a very limited view. Specifically, he suggested the only purpose of democracy is to “make peace, to avoid violent revolutions.” That is, democracy is purely a means […]

Why Social Welfare Programs and Democracy Cannot Co-Exist

Sen. Harry Reid: Give Trump fake CIA intel briefings

Sen. Harry Reid: Give Trump fake CIA intel briefings (VIDEO)

By Against Crony Capitalism August 15, 2016   Sen. Harry Reid: Give Trump fake CIA intel briefings     Don’t know how this footage slipped through. What an amazing statement. The head of the Democrats in the Senate argues that the CIA should give “fake briefings,” that is fake intel to the Republican nominee for […]


How Clinton may be avoiding the death tax (Which she publicly supports)

By Against Crony Capitalism August 14, 2016   How Clinton may be avoiding the death tax (Which she publicly supports)     When you take the total amount of money the Clintons have made, allow for taxes and spending, her reported investment assets are still quite a bit too low to make sense. The likely […]

How Clinton may be avoiding the death tax

The Bitter Lesson From Seattle’s Minimum Wage Hike

The Bitter Lesson From Seattle’s Minimum Wage Hike

By Against Crony Capitalism August 11, 2016   The Bitter Lesson From Seattle’s Minimum Wage Hike     The push for a higher minimum wage is a subject that we’ve followed closely at ACC. It is such an obvious example of ridiculous pandering to political constituencies. But that’s run of the mill stuff. What makes […]


Newly Released Emails Highlight Clinton Foundation’s Ties to State Department

By Against Crony Capitalism August 10, 2016   Newly Released Emails Highlight Clinton Foundation’s Ties to State Department     (From The Wall Street Journal)   The new emails, released by the group Judicial Watch, offer fresh examples of how top Clinton Foundation officials sought access to the State Department during Mrs. Clinton’s tenure. The […]

Newly Released Emails Highlight Clinton Foundation’s Ties to State Department

The Law addresses so well is “the principle on nonaggression,” which holds that “we can’t do harm to anybody else and the government shouldn’t be able to do it either.”

Ron Paul Recommends Reading This French Book Published in 1850

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute August 5, 2016   Ron Paul Recommends Reading This French Book Published in 1850     Thursday on the Tom Woods Show, host Tom Woods asked libertarian communicator Ron Paul what one book Paul would suggest someone read as an introduction to Paul’s views. Paul responded that he would […]


Insider Trading and Taxes: The State Wants to Read Your Mind

By Matthew Doarnberger Mises Institute August 5, 2016   Insider Trading and Taxes: The State Wants to Read Your Mind     Professional golfer Phil Mickelson was back in the news this summer thanks to a 2014 federal investigation into an insider trading case. It is alleged that Mickelson owed high stakes sports gambler Billy Walters […]

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Who cares who hacked the DNC?

By Against Crony Capitalism August 3, 2016   Who cares who hacked the DNC? , The real story is that the DNC appears corrupt and actively worked against Bernie Sanders     Somewhere along the way the “official” media sources got the official line. –  Focus on an assertion by John Podesta Hillary Clinton’s campaign […]

Who cares who hacked the DNC? , The real story is that the DNC appears corrupt and actively worked against Bernie Sanders

Can Hillary Clinton Be Pro-War and a Progressive?

Can Hillary Clinton Be Pro-War and a Progressive?

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute August 1, 2016   Can Hillary Clinton Be Pro-War and a Progressive?     Despite Hillary Clinton obtaining the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination last week, many people, including many Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) delegates who publicly dissented throughout the Democratic National Convention and even walked off the convention floor in […]


Crony Capitalism On Parade: The Dem Convention Is One Big Corporate Bribe

By Against Crony Capitalism July 31, 2016   Crony Capitalism On Parade: The Dem Convention Is One Big Corporate Bribe     It’s not just the Democratic convention. There’s plenty of this sort of thing going on at Republican get-togethers. However, this year, some corporations were afraid to associate themselves with Trump and so the […]

Crony Capitalism On Parade: The Dem Convention Is One Big Corporate Bribe