Not Enough Morality from the Conservatives

I would venture to bet that you think that the right is the moralist side of the political debate. I disagree. Americal Leftists have claimed the high ground in public policy, appealing to egalitarianism, environmentalism, and risk-aversion, in which moral positions are expressed but widely denied as having anything to do with “morality.” Conservatives, on…


Democracy, the New Communism

“Democracy has nothing to do with freedom. Democracy is a soft variant of communism, and rarely in the history of ideas has it been taken for anything else.” – Hans Hoppe Commonly in political circles, you will hear people praising the U.S.’s commitment to democracy and freedom. The problem is, the two values are incompatible,…


Multiplier Effect THIS!

Study: Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have been wholly bad for the economy. Mainstream economics, that posits that for every government dollar spent the effect will be as if several dollars have been spent, cannot account for this study’s results. But common sense can. When you spend money and resources building a $2 million missile…