Gun Control Laws Have Failed Latin America

Bureaucracy and RegulationLegal System

Blog4 hours ago
High-crime countries like Brazil and Venezuela employ draconian gun-control laws. Law-abiding citizens are thus often left defenseless.

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Domestic Politics Is Dictating Our Foreign Policy

Cronyism and CorporatismWar and Foreign Policy

Blog10 hours ago
The more Trump becomes isolated politically, the more he's likely to try and shore up his base by pandering to the Pentagon and its friends.

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The Milk of the Poppy

HealthMedia and CultureWorld History

15 hours agoAudio/Video
In the third episode of the Historical Controversies podcast, Chris Calton looks at the history of opium use around the world.

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How Rand Paul Can Free Americans from the Fed

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

08/22/2017FedWatch
If the Senate won't act on Audit the Fed, Senator Paul should change his approach and introduce another piece of legislation from his father’s archives.

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The Fiscal Benefits of Free Trade

Global EconomyProtectionism and Free Trade

Blog08/22/2017
If the West is turning away from free trade, the rest of the world will surely fill the gap — and reap the rewards.

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The Eclipse: How Markets Could Have Prevented the "Traffic Nightmare"

PricesValue and Exchange

Blog08/22/2017
After the eclipse, access to major roadways should have been priced according to highway capacity and demand.

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Ron Paul Reacts to Trump's Afghanistan Speech

War and Foreign Policy

Blog08/22/2017
On Twitter, Ron Paul reacted to President Donald Trump's speech last night calling for increasing US presence in Afghanistan.

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Austrian Monetary Theory vs. Federal Reserve Inflation Targeting

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog08/22/2017
When a central bank sets a two-percent price inflation target as a guide for monetary policy, it is targeting an arbitrary construction of economic statisticians.

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