A few notables floating around… I read a book about the VA recommended by a cousin. The book raved about how great the system was, and how we should socialize all medicine for the same reasons the VA works. Sounds like people are backpedaling from those types of generalizations now.But I did ask my cousin…Details
After things like this, he deserves a talking to… Rothbard? It is no crime to be ignorant of economics, which is, after all, a specialized discipline and one that most people consider to be a ‘dismal science.’ But it is totally irresponsible to have a loud and vociferous opinion on economic subjects while remaining in…Details
The direct use of physical force is so poor a solution to the problem of limited resources that it is commonly employed only by small children and great nations.
Some years ago, an unnamed source came out reporting a commission funded by the US federal government which, though conspiratorial in nature, is likely true in essence even if the summit of experts never occurred. The findings, summarized in the document The Report From Iron Mountain – On the Possibility and Desirability of Peace, examines…Details
I posted a quick few links about Piketty a few days ago (ok twice). Bob Murphy has been picking the man apart slowly at his blog, Free Advice, and brings an excellent summary to The Tom Woods Show yesterday: Piketty’s technocratic and pathological altrusim should terrify all of us, based on a few quotes from…Details
Things from all over… 81.5% of Money Created through Quantitative Easing Is Sitting There Gathering Dust … Instead of Helping the Economy. and QE isn’t working!!! Mass shootings have an ever-clearer link, not to videogames or gun ownership, but to pharmaceutical drugs. Terrifying. Elizabeth Warren has no clue what she is meddling with, economically speaking.…Details