Irresponsibility Is the New Responsibility

Or at least, that is acceptable logic now for the youth, who want to be “responsible” by using birth control, but don’t want to be responsible enough to pay for it:Of course responsibility today doesn’t mean waiting to have sex until you have the means to support children (as if self-control is far too much…

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In Pursuit of Virtue – 03/14/11 Edition

Intellectual property law took a giant leap last week, when a man was arrested for simply linking to pirated copyrighted material. Technology has evolved so quickly that intellectual property law is having a helluva time trying to catch up. Since at law the owner of intellectual property is the protector of the property, stemming the…

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+ We have been taught to ring our bells, and illuminate our windows and let off fireworks as manifestations of our joy, when we have heard of great ruin and devastation, and misery, and death, inflicted by our troops upon a people who never injured us, who never fired a shot on our soil and…

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Ten Reasons to Keep Slavery

In reviewing the literature and popular arguments supporting slavery in this country in the 19th century, Robert Higgs of Mises.org came up with the following 10 ways of reasoning: Slavery is natural. People differ, and we must expect that those who are superior in a certain way — for example, in intelligence, morality, knowledge, technological…

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I cannot consent to place in the control of others one who cannot control himself.

– Robert E. Lee