LIBERTY


High School Class Taught That Libertarianism is First Cousin to Fascism

By Hunter Lewis Against Crony Capitalism February 5, 2017   High School Class Taught That Libertarianism is First Cousin to Fascism     The syllabus (above) is from East Chester High School. This is one confused teacher, or else one angry and mendacious teacher. Let’s hope it is the former. Intentionally deceiving young people in your […]

High School Class Taught That Libertarianism is First Cousin to Fascism

The Civics Lessons They Never Teach Anymore

The Civics Lessons They Never Teach Anymore

By Gary M. Galles Foundation for Economic Education February 3, 2017   The Civics Lessons They Never Teach Anymore     Following Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court, my morning commute was wall-to-wall with it, including plenty of weasel words (e.g., Senator Schumer’s fixation on tarring him as “outside the mainstream”) and heat (e.g., […]


Monarchy Without the King

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito January 29, 2017   Monarchy Without the King       The work of the Revolution was the restoration of absolute monarchy. So writes Bertrand de Jouvenel in his book On Power: The Natural History of its Growth. He is writing of the French Revolution. While it took somewhat longer […]

Monarchy Without the King

Libertarian Party Chairman Denounces Ron Paul’s Support for States’ Rights

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute January 3, 2017   Libertarian Party Chairman Denounces Ron Paul’s Support for States’ Rights     Speaking with host Marc Clair in a Lions of Liberty Podcast interview released last week. Libertarian National Committee Chairman Nicholas Sarwark denounced Ron Paul’s support for states’ rights. Sarwark made the comments after, […]

Libertarian Party Chairman Denounces Ron Paul’s Support for States’ Rights

Feds imprison veteran for making improvements to his own property

Feds imprison veteran for making improvements to his own property

By Against Crony Capitalism December 28, 2016   Feds imprison veteran for making improvements to his own property     When regulators get like this people lose respect for the regulators. Indeed people come to see the regulators as out and out enemies, which in many cases they are. This is a man, I don’t […]


War on ‘Fake News’ Part of a War on Free Speech

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute December 12, 2016   War on ‘Fake News’ Part of a War on Free Speech   A major threat to liberty is the assault on the right to discuss political issues, seek out alternative information sources, and promote dissenting ideas and causes such as non-interventionism in foreign and domestic […]

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Trump’s Video Is Evidence that Liberty Is Winning

By Against Crony Capitalism November 22, 2016   Trump’s Video Is Evidence that Liberty Is Winning     This is an interesting article for a whole bunch of reasons, but for me it’s particularly interesting as Jeff Tucker has been an outspoken critic, very outspoken, of Trump from a libertarian perspective. This post goes well […]

Trump’s Video Is Evidence that Liberty Is Winning

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Iceland Today, the US Tomorrow?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 17, 2016   Iceland Today, the US Tomorrow?   During the 2008 economic crisis, Iceland’s government froze offshore accounts held by foreign investors in that country’s currency, the krona. Recently, the government of Iceland announced it would unfreeze the accounts if the account holders paid a voluntary “departure […]


Eminent Domain and Donald Trump

Eminent Domain and Donald Trump

By Robert Ringer RobertRinger.com September 20, 2016   Eminent Domain and Donald Trump     One of a handful issues I have with Donald Trump is his appetite for eminent domain. Whenever you watch a tear-jerking eminent-domain story on television, it serves as a grim reminder that we are not, by any stretch of the […]


When They Say “Hoarding” Instead Of “Saving” You Know You’re In Trouble (The big govt economists want to take your cash)

When They Say “Hoarding” Instead Of “Saving” You Know You’re In Trouble

By Against Crony Capitalism September 8, 2016   When They Say “Hoarding” Instead Of “Saving” You Know You’re In Trouble (The big govt economists want to take your cash)     “Hoarding” is code for savings certain people don’t like. These same people then argue that your “hoarded” property is illegitimate and so subject to […]


What if only taxpayers voted? (Interesting Graphic)

By Against Crony Capitalism August 29, 2016   What if only taxpayers voted?   This map was originally posted by CNN and reflects 2012 exit polling. Though it doesn’t say it appears that “taxpayers” in this case means federal tax payers. Obviously those who don’t pay federal taxes, or even state income taxes pay sales […]

What if only taxpayers voted?