US Politics

How Capitalists — Unlike Environmentalists — Make Life Easier for the Disabled
2019-04-10

While the consumer thinks "nobody needs that!" The entrepreneur thinks "I wonder if someone needs that." ... Read more

AOC Teases Presidential Run, Misquotes Constitution in the Process
2019-04-09

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently jokingly threatened to run for U.S. president, horribly misquoting the Constitution in the process. ... Read more

How Government Subsidies Make People Appear Poorer Than They Actually Are
2019-04-09

Even increasing taxes on the rich can make the poor appear poorer.... Read more

How Much Per Person Does Your State Collect in Excise Taxes?
2019-04-09

Either way, these policies rarely accomplish what policymakers intend them to do.... Read more

Trump Administration Cancels MLB Deal with Cuba
2019-04-09

The Trump administration moves to cancel Obama-era deal with the MLB and Cuban Government.... Read more

Capitalism (aka Self-Ownership) Is the Only Moral Economic System
2019-04-09

Politicians' popular claims against capitalism rely on false assumptions about markets and governments.... Read more

Trump Condemns Iran’s Revolutionary Guard as 'Terror Group'
2019-04-08

President Donald Trump designated Iran's Revolutionary Guard labels group 'foreign terrorist organization.'... Read more

How America’s Gun Culture Cultivates Civic Virtue
2019-04-08

The role of the gun is inseparable from American identity.... Read more

Capital is a Mystery to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
2019-04-08

While Ocasio-Cortez has a degree in economics, she apparently never learned the importance of capital in America.... Read more

SpaceX Is Giving an Open Demonstration of Crony Capitalism
2019-04-07

SpaceX is not only damaging to advancement within the aerospace industry but also harmful to American institutions in general. ... Read more

Alberta in Canada has Tried a Carbon Tax — It's Been a Disaster
2019-04-07

Alberta’s Climate Leadership Plan fails to live up to the promises of those selling a “carbon tax reform” package.... Read more

Joe Biden Brings Children On Stage To Joke About Controversy
2019-04-06

Former VP Joe Biden jokes about ongoing touching controversy by inviting children on stage.... Read more

Bernie Sanders’s Idea of Economic Rights Is the Path to Serfdom
2019-04-06

The policy will require the government to have huge control over the direction of the economic activity of the state.... Read more

Bill Maher Says He Doesn’t Want Breadline Socialism. But Did Anyone?
2019-04-05

Maybe Bill Maher should reconsider his latest drift to the left...... Read more

New York Civil Liberties Union Is Right to Defend Chick-fil-A
2019-04-05

As America becomes a more diverse place—sexually, religiously, ethnically, and racially—the ideas of classical liberalism become more important, not le... Read more