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Will Trump Continue the Bush-Obama Legacy?

The FedTaxes and Spending

Blog33 min ago

The only way to avoid fiscal crises is to stop increasing spending and instead begin reducing spending on all aspects of the welfare-warfare state.

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Why Fractional-Reserve Banking Would Be Limited in an Unhampered Market

Money and Banking

Blog14 hours ago

In a free market economy, banks would actually have to clear their checks and this would be a deterrent to creating money out of "air."

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Week in Review: January 14, 2017

Corporate WelfareTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog01/13/2017

The nation braces itself for the inauguration of a new president. Politics, however, will not cure what ails us.

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Let Businesses Decide for Themselves Where to Make Their Products

U.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

Blog01/13/2017

Some products are best made in the USA, and some or not. Business themselves are the only ones in the position to make an informed choice on this.

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Free Market Economics and Crony Capitalism

Corporate WelfareFree MarketsWorld History

Blog01/13/2017

Does not big business wrap itself in the mantle of free markets? If so, are not exponents of free markets supporting crony capitalism?

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Nick Sorrentino: Against Crony Capitalism

Big GovernmentCorporate Welfare

01/13/2017Audio/Video
Nick Sorrentino and Jeff Deist discuss the systematic distortion of real capitalism.

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