Category Archives: Free markets

Donald:  How To Succeed as President 

What the hell do you have to lose?  Replace American’s failed welfare-warfare state with liberty and free enterprise.  The American people will thank you and people around the world will thank you.   [Originally published July 17, 2016.) Source: 7 Things Trump Must Do






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Why Libertarians Should be Concerned About a Trump Presidency

Only time will tell if Robert Wenzel’s analysis is correct.  






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What Makes America Great

“The 2016 election was notable for many things—from the frequency of ad hominem arguments to the frequency of scandals to the frequency of OMG reactions to Donald Trump’s victory.” Source: The Government Won’t Make America Great Again






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Trump’s Revolution 

“Donald Trump has done the unthinkable – unthinkable, that is, to the sneering elites: the “journalists” who have been spending their days snarking at Trump on Twitter, the DC mandarins who disdained him from the beginning, and the foreign policy … Continue reading






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Seven Principles for Free Government

“As I look at America today, I am not afraid to say that I am afraid.”—Former presidential advisor Bertram Gross As history teaches us, if the people have little or no knowledge of the basics of government and their rights, … Continue reading






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It’s Liberty vs. Power

“The main issue in the world today is globalism versus national sovereignty, and it is playing out in the politics of countries on every continent. In the United States, GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump’s critique of globalism – encapsulated in … Continue reading






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Peter Thiel gets a lesson in economics 

“Mr. Thiel: Attempting to justify Trump’s and his followers’ hostility to free trade you write that “[t]he sheer size of the US trade deficit shows that something has gone badly wrong.  The most developed country in the world should be exporting capital to less developed countries; … Continue reading






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The case for Donald Trump? Why Hillary should not get anywhere near the Oval office, again

I will be a guest on Lee Elci’s morning talk show Monday, Oct. 31 at 8:35am.  You can listen to it on the Internet, http://www.949newsnow.com/  






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The Left’s strategic plan

Source: Socialism’s Community Organizers






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Trump’s Missed Opportunities… Hillary’s left-wing agenda and warmongering

Since it’s midterm time let me give each candidate a letter grade for last night’s debate performance. Donald gets a B- and Hillary gets her usual F, for her collectivist ideology, trickle-down economics, and continued warmongering. Donald missed several opportunities … Continue reading






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The importance of free-market interest rates

“The first lesson of economics is scarcity: There is never enough of anything to satisfy all those who want it. The first lesson of politics is to disregard the first lesson of economics.” Thomas Sowell Source: Interest Rates and the … Continue reading






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The insiders are at it again…

“The Gold Manipulators Will Be Punished By Egon von Greyerz The selling of gold we saw last week was another desperate attack by the BIS and some central banks, together with the bullion banks, to…” Source: The Gold Manipulators Will … Continue reading






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The Case for Unilateral Free Trade

“In the 2016 presidential election, Americans have been given a choice between two types of controlled and managed trade. On the one hand, there is Donald Trump who favors outright protectionism and controlled trade for the benefit of select industries … Continue reading






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Modern liberals are illiberal

Source: American Idiocracy






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The private sector delivers

‘Parts of the southern United States were hit particular hard by hurricane Matthew last week. Between the wind and the rain, flooding and power outages took place from Florida up through the Carolinas. For many of us, things like losing … Continue reading






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