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…Details
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…Details
+ 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…Details
Brandon Flowers – Only the Young
First, Rand goes to town on the Democratic principle of ‘pro-choice’ when it comes to abortion and so vehemently anti-choice when it comes to the market. AWESOME:I kinda wanted to hear what that next guy had to say. Talking about the 10th is so unfashionable (and therefore encouraging to hear) these days… Next, the legend…Details
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…Details
The lecture of the week this week is a continuation of the economics lessons started earlier in the week. In the following lecture, Professor Horowitz from St. Lawrence University explains how, while the rich are getting richer, the poor are getting richer faster (this has been true throughout U.S. history, though we might be seeing…Details
I cannot consent to place in the control of others one who cannot control himself.