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The Moral Law versus Tyranny

World History

Blog08/03/2021

Is there any law beyond civil law? What do we mean when we say “law” in a particular context? What are the current limitations on law? What should the limits on law be? Bastiat and Leonard Read help provide answers. 

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Toilet Paper Rolls Are Getting Smaller. Blame the Fed.

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Blog07/30/2021

When confronted by reporters about the size of their toilet sheet squares, a spokeswoman suggested it was the result of "innovations" allowing "consumers to, basically, wipe their butts more efficiently."

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Cuba: The Dictatorship and the "Blockade" Lie

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Blog07/28/2021

All the propaganda that whitewashes the Cuban dictatorship is based on two lies: the nonexistent “blockade” and the allegedly excellent “public health.”

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The Jan. 6th Show Trials Threaten All of Us

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Blog07/28/2021

Worse than this miscarriage of justice is the despicable attempt by the prosecutor in the case to label Hodgkins – who has no criminal record and was accused of no violent crime – a “terrorist.”

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Salazar: The Dictator Who Refused to Die

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Blog07/24/2021

"I doubt whether there is today in any democracy … personal liberty as well secured as it was then in Portugal.”

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Forced Vaccinations in France Bring Both Repression and Protest

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Blog07/22/2021

Macron says vaccines are not compulsory for the general public for now, but they are essentially required for anyone who wants to live a normal life. 

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Portrait of an Evil Man: Karl Marx

World HistoryOther Schools of Thought

Destructive ideas almost unavoidably derive from a destructive and—in the case of Marxism—rather repulsive person.

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Review: Sohrab Ahmari's New Attack on Laissez-Faire Liberalism

World History

Blog07/13/2021

The Unbroken Thread is an interesting yet ultimately disappointing attack on liberalism. It is mostly a collection of many opinions, with very little in the way of facts or analysis. 

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Record Numbers of Coloradans Are Crossing the Wyoming Border to Buy Illegal Fireworks

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Blog07/01/2021

It's possible to buy fireworks in Wyoming that are illegal in Colorado. So Wyoming merchants have placed a number of huge fireworks shops about two minutes from the border. It's quite convenient for Coloradans planning to ignore local laws. 

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This Is What Could Trigger Big Growth in CPI Inflation

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Blog06/15/2021

Whether today's Great Monetary Inflation (which began in 2011) will end with sustained CPI inflation remains a wide-open question at this point. Prices could be reined in as in the 1990s, or a 1970s-style inflation could still be in store.

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