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Just say no to a higher federal gas tax!

At the NJLP convention on March 24th I will call for the abolition of the 18 cent gas tax and propose the best alternative to current federal taxes. Thought Republicans are opposed to higher taxes…https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/01/republicans-discussing-a-gas-tax-hike-to-fund-infrastructure-plan.html






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The political establishment’s betrayal of the Republic

My op-ed is published in The Record today.  The promise of America was to create a Republic in which the people would live as free and independent citizens in a compact of states – “laboratories of democracy” – with the federal … Continue reading






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U.S. Senate Campaign…Peace, Liberty, Prosperity

Nearly three weeks ago I received an email from the leadership of the New Jersey Libertarian Party inquiring if I would consider seeking the Party’s nomination for the U.S. Senate this year. After weighing the pros and cons of becoming … Continue reading






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Announcement

Until further notice I am suspending my blog to concentrate on completing a manuscript on the welfare state, social entrepreneurship and philanthropy. In addition, I am weighing the pros and cons of accepting the Libertarian Party’s invitation to become its … Continue reading






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The Last Continent

Florence and I are leaving today for Buenos Aires and then flying to Ushuaia, the southern most city on the planet, where we board the cruise ship to Antarctica.  We will then have visited all seven continents.  The itinerary is posted … Continue reading






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From W to Obama to Trump, the Policy Has Been Endless War 

Source: From W to Obama to Trump, the Policy Has Been Endless War | Alternet






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Nuke subsidies: Turnabout is fair play 

The stupidity of government subsidies.  “A bill moving through the Legislature would create a system of cash credits to keep New Jersey’s nuclear plants producing carbon-free power; we already give credits for solar so the environmentalists have no logical reason to … Continue reading






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Dave Collum’s 2017 Year In Review: “The Bubble In Everything Grew”

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EconomicPolicyJournal.com: Krugman: The Bitcoin Bubble is the Internet Bubble at 50 Times the Speed

Is that a popping sound we hear? Source: EconomicPolicyJournal.com: Krugman: The Bitcoin Bubble is the Internet Bubble at 50 Times the Speed






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David Gornoski on Anthropology and Liberty

“David Gornoski is a Christian libertarian writer, frequently featured at The American Conservative and Foundation for Economic Education.” Source: David Gornoski on Anthropology and Liberty






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It’s Time to Watch Alastair Sim’s Scrooge. Again.

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When Washington Assured Russia NATO Would Not Expand

“Statecraft is a complicated business, but the criteria by which we judge statesmen turn out to be less so. The central question reduces to whether those charged with formulating policy succeed in…” Source: When Washington Assured Russia NATO Would Not … Continue reading






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EconomicPolicyJournal.com: Charles Barkley Thanks GOP for Taking ‘Care of Us Rich People’

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Buffett partner Charlie Munger says bitcoin is ‘total insanity,’ avoid it ‘like the plague’

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Ron Paul Praises Trump-Putin Rapprochement: “No Need For Sanctions”

“I really like this, I think this is good, and I think this is what we should work on…” Source: Ron Paul Praises Trump-Putin Rapprochement: “No Need For Sanctions”






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