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Inspector General Report: Comey decisions “not politically biased” but departed “clearly and dramatically from FBI and department norms”

By Against Crony Capitalism June 14, 2018   Inspector General Report: Comey decisions “not politically biased” but departed “clearly and dramatically from FBI and department norms”     Comey seems to have emerged from the IG report bloodied and dirty but he still has his open invitation on the Georgetown cocktail party circuit. These sorts of […]

Inspector General Report: Comey decisions “not politically biased” but departed “clearly and dramatically from FBI and department norms”

Drug Companies Want to Use the State to Shut Down the Competition

By Hunter Lewis Mises Institute May 24, 2018   Drug Companies Want to Use the State to Shut Down the Competition   Blue jeans have more in common with drugs than you might think. One of the more consequential episodes in the history of crony capitalism occurred in 17th and 18th century France. Cheap clothing made from cotton was […]

Drug Companies Want to Use the State to Shut Down the Competition

Mystery in Mueller probe: Where’s the hacking indictment?

Mystery in Mueller probe: Where’s the hacking indictment?

By Against Crony Capitalism May 22, 2018   Mystery in Mueller probe: Where’s the hacking indictment?     Man, it isn’t the ONLY mystery. We’re all waiting for the blockbuster. (We have been for a long time.) One can only assume that any news of real consequence, if it exists and if Mueller makes it through […]


Inside the Cutthroat World of Billion-Dollar Military Supply Contracts

By Against Crony Capitalism May 15, 2018   Inside the Cutthroat World of Billion-Dollar Military Supply Contracts   But KGL has continued to face questions, as in May 2016, when Fuad Dashti — a significant KGL shareholder and brother of its chairman — was arrested at San Francisco International Airport and charged with trying to transfer airplane parts […]

Inside the Cutthroat World of Billion-Dollar Military Supply Contracts

Voters in Several States Set to Roll Back Marijuana Prohibition This Year

Voters in Several States Set to Roll Back Marijuana Prohibition This Year

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute May 15, 2018   Voters in Several States Set to Roll Back Marijuana Prohibition This Year     Polling suggests approval of state ballot measures in upcoming elections this year that would cause the number of states with legal medical marijuana to grow by three and with legal recreational marijuana […]


Eric Schneiderman’s legalized shakedowns made him the 6th Mafia family of New York

By Against Crony Capitalism May 9, 2018   Eric Schneiderman’s legalized shakedowns made him the 6th Mafia family of New York     Whoa, now that is a headline. It’s not our’s, it’s The Examiner’s. (From The Washington Examiner)   The Schneiderman Outfit was a $5 billion operation, whose extortion and racketeering sent many honest New Yorkers and their […]

Eric Schneiderman’s legalized shakedowns made him the 6th Mafia family of New York

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The NSA Continues to Abuse Americans by Intercepting Their Telephone Calls

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute May 9, 2018   The NSA Continues to Abuse Americans by Intercepting Their Telephone Calls   One of the few positive things in the ill-named USA FREEDOM Act, enacted in 2015 after the Snowden revelations on NSA domestic spying, is that it required the Director of National Intelligence to regularly […]


Baby Alfie, the Latest Victim of Omnipotent Government

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute May 4, 2018   Baby Alfie, the Latest Victim of Omnipotent Government     Twenty-three-month-old Alfie Evans, passed away in a British hospital on Saturday. While the official cause of death was a degenerative brain disease, Alfie may have been murdered by the British health system and the British high […]

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The Federalist: FEC Records Indicate Hillary Campaign Illegally Laundered $84 Million

The Federalist: FEC Records Indicate Hillary Campaign Illegally Laundered $84 Million

By Against Crony Capitalism April 25, 2018   The Federalist: FEC Records Indicate Hillary Campaign Illegally Laundered $84 Million     We’ve posted on this in the past and we are pleased that the story is getting renewed attention. In December we wrote; Again, one of the reasons we think that some apologists for Hillary Clinton […]