Given that socialism is based primarily on theft and envy, it seems odd to claim that Jesus is a big fan of a socialist state.
Protectionism and Free TradeWorld History
Thatcher's infamous yet magnificent "Bruges speech," which was far from being anti-EU, was a stark warning against Brussels' power-grabbing central government.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
Scratching beneath the surface of the debate around countercyclical capital buffers, we find the normal level of duplicity that characterizes most debates about monetary policy.
In last weekend's election, Swedish voters appear to have handed more power to a populist party.
The Communist Party's big plans for a globally-competititve soccer league have come to naught.
Booms and Busts
Global EconomyTaxes and Spending
“Corruption is a regular effect of interventionism,” Ludwig von Mises once wrote, and we see this principle at work today in the European Union.
Taxes and SpendingWar and Foreign Policy
Talking about Russian imperialism is the modern version of talking about what fine clothes the Emperor is wearing in that fairy tale.