Today would have been the 90th birthday of Burt Blumert, a key figure in the modern libertarian movement.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
100 years ago, coordination among central banks was engineered to speed up the renunciation of the gold standard, and greatly enlarge the freedom of all central banks to inflate money supplies.
A slowing in the growth of the money supply is only a problem when that money is created "out of thin air."
A female flute player thinks only sexism can explain why she's paid less than a male oboist. But it turns out playing the oboe isn't the same job as playing the flute — and wages reflect this.
Big GovernmentThe Police State
Federal efforts to confiscate property without due process are a problem. Nor is it a coincidence that the targeted property includes personal firearms.
Labor and WagesPrices
This Christmas, countless workers will profit when others spend freely on "unnecessary" luxury goods.
U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy
Taxes and Spending
The real problem of the federal budget is that there's far too much spending. The fact that it's not a balanced budget is a minor concern by comparison.