As Leviathan moves relentlessly ahead, continuing to strip natural rights and freedoms from citizens, it is useful to review what rights have been lost. Too often we focus on the next right or liberty under attack. Knowing where government is currently… Read More »A Shocking Accounting of Freedoms Lost
Recent action is gold has been disappointing and perplexing. Central banks print money furiously in order to enable their bankrupt sovereigns to survive. Yet, gold is plunging when one would have thought it should be soaring. The purpose for holding… Read More »The Dead Canary Is Having Its Weekend At Bernie’s
Gary North provides the QOTD: When a profit-seeking firm sees that no one wants its services, it finds ways to lower prices and improve services. The United States Postal Service does what government agencies do: it raises prices and cuts services.
The election is over and now, as Frank Knight once observed, “We have to adapt and overcome, that’s all we can do.” That may be harder to accomplish than Professor Knight could have imagined. To put the task into perspective,… Read More »Adapt and Overcome, That’s All We Can Do.
Little this administration does is open or transparent. Executive orders have reduced if not eliminated much of the role of Congress. And, now this email warning from a friend: … Read More »Your Rights Are Being Removed One By One
The rise and fall of countries has everything to do with the industriousness of its people. Wealth is created only by the productive sector, not by government. Governments grow large and powerful only by exploiting the wealth creation of the… Read More »Freedom and Economic Performance
The shadowy past of our current president continues to trouble. Millions of dollars have apparently been spent in an effort to keep ordinary information under cover. Based on what is known about the President of the United States, any self-respecting,… Read More »Obama Could Not Be Hired By A Reputable Company
Doug Ross expands on my recent piece regarding the bankruptcy of government and how that will destroy the country. I particularly enjoyed the image below. Kryptonite to Democrats You and I know it as math. Monty Pelerin, writing at American Thinker, offers some… Read More »Kryptonite? No, Just Basic Math