Category Archives: Regulations

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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Why Jews—And Others–Should Not Vote for Hillary on Tuesday

Fifty years ago on a sunny Sunday morning in April, I was watching a television program (channel 7 in New York) about Passover. Although I don’t remember the specifics of the whole program, I do remember vividly a statement made … Continue reading






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A libertarian manifesto 

Source: No Matter Who’s Prez






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Obamacare chaos 

“I think you do have to say that A, it’s failing and that B, I think next year, you’re going to have a bunch of people that don’t get the subsidies that make the premiums a little bit more affordable … Continue reading






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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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President Obama:  economic illiterate. Hillary is cut from the same cloth.

Robert Wenzel points out an inconvenient truth.  Barack is clueless. 






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Open memo to Donald Trump

To:  Donald Trump From:  Murray Sabrin At last night’s debate you missed an opportunity to make the case that income inequality, reoccurring bubbles and lower living standards for both low and middle-income families are the direct result of the Federal … Continue reading






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Out of the blue?  

“Here are nine ‘black swan’ events in recent memory that profoundly changed markets, ranging from the Asian financial crisis of 1997 to the more current Brexit.” Source: Black Swans: 9 Recent Events That Changed Finance Forever






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The Kiwis embrace of freedom has paid off

“New Zealand privatized, cut the budget, reduced taxes, and generally freed up enterprise, and just look at the wonderful results.” Source: New Zealands Remarkable Economic Transformation | Foundation for Economic Education






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Trump’s social welfare agenda

More government intervention.  Robert Wenzel explains.






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Black markets kill

In a free market, consumer goods are remarkably heterogeneous. We don’t just buy ketchup, we have to choose between regular, organic, reduced sugar, low sodium, and umpteen other variations. Just as importantly, we have to choose between Heinz, Hunts, Great … Continue reading






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The Lack of EpiPen Competitors is the FDA’s Fault

“There’s a new bout of outrage over an expensive medicine or medical treatment. While the good in question changes each time, the blame always seems to fall on greedy corporation…” Source: The Lack of EpiPen Competitors is the FDA’s Fault






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Free enterprise lowers prices increasing living standards.  Here is the proof.

“Monopoly products and services go up in price, while competitive ones go down.” Source: Why Luxury TVs Are Affordable when Basic Health Care Is Not | Foundation for Economic Education






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What to Expect from a Clinton Presidency: Anti-Libertarian Activism

A thirst for power and money.  That’s Michael Rozeff’s assessment of Hillary Source: What to Expect from a Clinton Presidency: Anti-Libertarian Activism






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Tim Kaine:  economic illiterate 

Tim Kaine reveals he is another economic illiterate in the US Senate who may be the next vice president of the Untied States.  His statement  that the federal government “creates” jobs is absolute nonsense.  He also states: “We will make college debt free for everybody. We’ll rewrite … Continue reading






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