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John Stossel is host of "Stossel" on the Fox Business Network. He's the author of "Give Me a Break" and of "Myth, Lies, and Downright Stupidity." To find out more about John Stossel, visit his site at >johnstossel.com.
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  • Look back in liberty 2013

    Look back in liberty 2013

    We can’t trust such a powerful government to restrain itself. We should cut back its duties to reduce its power.

  • Celebrity hypocrites

    Celebrity hypocrites

    So many Hollywood celebrities hate the system that made them rich.

  • Real charity

    Real charity

    Let’s not forget that it’s capitalists who do the most for the poor.

  • Thankful for property

    Thankful for property

    The pilgrims nearly starved and created what economists call the “tragedy of the commons.”

  • War on the little guy

    War on the little guy

    We should get rid of most regulations — and sail back, together, to a free country.

  • The Libertarian era?

    The Libertarian era?

    Libertarianism is growing fastest among the young.

  • Privatize everything

    Privatize everything

    Failure to privatize services, keeping them in government hands instead, is what impoverishes and kills people.

  • End the Fed

    End the Fed

    Fed chairs even work at being dull.

  • Broke U.S. resumes spending

    Broke U.S. resumes spending

    Limiting government growth is politically difficult, but if we don’t do it, America is doomed.

  • Longing to be a victim

    Longing to be a victim

    Give up. You can’t make it on your own. Wait for help.

  • Shutdown theater

    Shutdown theater

    Your role is to panic.

  • Escaping 'government' schools

    Escaping ‘government’ schools

    When government gets bad results its defenders say schools need more money.

  • Innovation or stagnation

    Innovation or stagnation

    Technological innovation constantly threatens centralized authorities.

  • Make trade, not war

    Make trade, not war

    There are times when we have to go to war, but real progress means making those times as rare as possible.

  • Road to Damascus

    Road to Damascus

    We ought to worry more about details.

  • Milk of human blindness

    Milk of human blindness

    Why should politicians be involved in agriculture?

  • Trains to nowhere

    Trains to nowhere

    Who will provide mass transit when government drives transit entrepreneurs out of the business?

  • Beware warrior cops

    Beware warrior cops

    Few freedoms are more basic than being able sleep securely in your bed without armored men bursting through your door.

  • Battle of the sexes

    Battle of the sexes

    Women today are rarely victims of salary discrimination.

  • Killing Giggles

    Killing Giggles

    When government screws up, we’re supposed to say, “They meant well.”