The Colombian government should allow more options for self-defense for citizens, while stripping the cartels and guerrillas of artificially high drug profits.
Cronyism and CorporatismProtectionism and Free TradeU.S. History
The origins of the Sherman Act provide an important reminder that politicians can be motivated by revenge, greed, hatred, jealously, and spite.
Broadening state powers to declare people "mentally ill" is a dangerous proposition.
War and Foreign PolicyWorld History
Liberalism, freedom, and free markets were far less important in Latin American independence movements than in the fledgling United States.
Bureaucracy and RegulationThe Environment
Free MarketsU.S. HistoryInterventionism
Legal SystemU.S. History
BiographiesFree MarketsMoney and BanksU.S. History