Money

9th Circuit Allows Trump Administration To Start Defunding Planned Parenthood
2019-07-16

President Trump scored a major victory last week, when the 9th Circuit, which historically has been strongly liberal, ruled that President Trump could ... Read more

Hawaii Governor Vetoes Bill Aimed to End Confiscation of Property Without a Conviction
2019-07-16

Hawaii will continue to deny its citizens due process and make a profit in the process...... Read more

What If Charity Replaced Taxation?
2019-07-16

Perhaps if the government demanded less (coercively), people would give more voluntarily.... Read more

No, I Don’t Care About Women’s Soccer, Stop Nagging Me About It
2019-07-15

The U.S. national women’s soccer team is good at two things: making divisive political statements and nagging us about not getting paid enough. ... Read more

Are We Witnessing the Resurrection of Bitcoin?
2019-07-15

This cryptocurrency has shown clear signs of recovery in the last months, moving from $3,715 in January this year to nearly $12,000 today.... Read more

Even Economists Lie to Themselves
2019-07-11

It turns out that even experts sometimes lie to the public—and it’s not always in a way that’s sinister.... Read more

How much is your data worth to tech companies? Lawmakers want to tell you, but it’s not that easy to calculate
2019-07-11

The data collected by tech companies consists not just of traditional identifying information such as name, age and gender...... Read more

AOC Says She Opposes Capitalism. Photos Suggests Otherwise
2019-07-11

Although people disagree with capitalism, they seem to agree with the results it produces.... Read more

Restaurant Chain Announces Bankruptcy, Says Minimum Wage Hikes to Blame
2019-07-11

Restaurants Unlimited, a Seattle-based chain with restaurant locations in 47 US cities, announced it was seeking Chapter 11 protection, citing “progres... Read more

Bernie Sanders Says 'Medicare For All' Includes Abortion
2019-07-10

No one doubted that these politicians were pro-abortion. But we sure got a glimpse of just how fanatical they are.... Read more

Socialism: A Man-Made Malthusian Trap
2019-07-10

Socialism, as a regime of willful ignorance of fundamental economic laws and economic illiteracy, drives society back into the Malthusian trap.... Read more

Banning Firearm Sound Suppressors Will Have No Effect on Homicide Rates
2019-07-10

Firearm suppressors are nothing like they are portrayed in Hollywood movies, efforts to ban them are nothing more than political posturing.... Read more

Why Socialism Must Fail
2019-07-09

Socialism and capitalism offer radically different solutions to the problem posed by scarcity...... Read more

Why It Must Be the People Who Preserve the Flame of Liberty
2019-07-09

"Only a virtuous people are capable of freedom. As nations become more corrupt and vicious, they have more need of masters."... Read more

Why the Minimum Wage Can’t Solve the Poverty Problem
2019-07-08

A higher minimum wage is sold as a way to help millions out of poverty. The reality is that it only benefits a small minority to the cost of everyone e... Read more