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Bring Back DDT

The New York Times has finally figured out what most of us have known for a long time: that the ban on DDT pushed on third world countries by wealthy, healthy Westerners, has caused millions of deaths from malaria. And now that they've grasped the basic concept involved, I suppose we can count on the Times to call for the abolition of the EPA and the FDA... right? (Thanks to Paul Clark for the link.)

Jacob Huebert is a constitutional lawyer in Chicago and the author of Libertarianism Today, an introduction to libertarianism and the libertarian movement.

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