Regulation


Mr. Zuckerberg goes to Washington, Is he working to protect the old media?

By Against Crony Capitalism April 10, 2018   Mr. Zuckerberg goes to Washington, Is he working to protect the old media?     The new media and social media were rays of light, and growth, over the last 10 years. But the old media, the newspapers, the cable news channels, resented this growth.They resented not being […]

Mr. Zuckerberg goes to Washington, Is he working to protect the old media?

Mark Zuckerberg Is Calling for Regulation of Social Media To Lock in Facebook’s Position

By Against Crony Capitalism March 27, 2018   Mark Zuckerberg Is Calling for Regulation of Social Media To Lock in Facebook’s Position     Exactly. Regulation is THE KEY WAY large corporations keep their competitors out. This is one of the most important things people who constantly call for more regulation in the name of “good government” just […]

Mark Zuckerberg Is Calling for Regulation of Social Media To Lock in Facebook’s Position

Get Ready for the War on Meat

By José Niño Mises Institute February 13, 2018   Get Ready for the War on Meat   Plant-based diets, especially vegan diets, seem to be all the rage these days. Based on the practice of eschewing animal products, veganism has attracted a broad coalition of interest groups — ranging from animal rights to environmental activists — […]

Get Ready for the War on Meat

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

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. […]


Why California Has the Nation’s Worst Poverty Rate

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute January 18, 2018   Why California Has the Nation’s Worst Poverty Rate   Earlier this week, the LA Times reminded its readers that California has the highest poverty rate in the nation. Specifically, when using the Census Bureau’s most recent” Supplemental Poverty Measure” (SPM), California clocks in with a poverty rate of 20 percent, […]

Why California Has the Nation's Worst Poverty Rate

“It’s as though welfare reform passed California by, leaving a dependency trap in place.”

The LA Times Asks: Why is liberal California the poverty capital of America?

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism January 17, 2018   The LA Times Asks: Why is liberal California the poverty capital of America? “It’s as though welfare reform passed California by, leaving a dependency trap in place.”       I was talking with a couple of colleagues over lunch the other day and I mentioned […]


Anti-Trumper David Brooks says Trump opposition ‘getting dumber,’ Are the “Resistance” bumper sticker brigades mostly just compliant serfs?

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism January 9, 2018   Anti-Trumper David Brooks says Trump opposition ‘getting dumber,’ Are the “Resistance” bumper sticker brigades mostly just compliant serfs?     As David Brooks says, the anti-Trump folks are getting dumber, and that is saying something. Some people, en masse, have just lost their minds with regard […]

Anti-Trumper David Brooks says Trump opposition ‘getting dumber,’ Are the “Resistance” bumper sticker brigades mostly just compliant serfs?

Ron Paul

Ron Paul: The War on Drugs is a War on Liberty, Choice, and Responsibility

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute January 7, 2018   Ron Paul: The War on Drugs is a War on Liberty, Choice, and Responsibility   Libertarian communicator Ron Paul strongly criticized the United States government’s war on drugs in a Saturday interview with host Michael Smerconish at CNN. The interview concerned the Thursday memorandum from US […]