In Pursuit of Virtue – April Edition

Let’s see what stories are on the horizon of my internet meanderings… Can you steal that which is given for free? A woman was jailed last week for sending her kid to a public school outside of her poor district. Do not upset the class strata, citizen… 18.6 million houses sit unoccupied in America. 24…

Senior woman counting savings money.

Malthusian Myth Still Damages Our Economy

The idea that the world is overpopulated has always had a ring of eugenics and hypocrisy to me. If Malthusians believed their own rhetoric, as Walter Block notes, the problem would solve itself in Darwinian fashion: Even its advocates do not take it seriously. If one were seriously worried about overpopulation, the advocate of that…