Environmental activists in US politics are making it quite clear that their goal is nothing short of a socialist economic revolution.
Protectionism and Free Trade
The trade deficit has increased since President Trump took office, consumer prices are rising, and American industries are losing their competitiveness on the world stage.
Among the most striking of the statistics offered by the central bank was 2018's inflation rate of 130,060.2%.
Virtually all laws involve "legislating morality." When people use this phrase they often really just mean "I want laws to back my version of morality, not yours."
EU regulations greatly increased costs for British Steel, and eventually doomed the company. And British Steel would have become insolvent even if the Brits had never voted for Brexit.
Decentralization and SecessionU.S. History
In two recent cases, Neil Gorsuch joined the "liberal" wing of the Court to side with Indian tribes in enhancing tribal sovereignty. This is a good thing for limiting and decentralizing government power.
Booms and BustsGlobal EconomyProtectionism and Free Trade
It is the lethal combination of tariffs and the end of the expansionary phase of the credit cycle which should concern us.