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  • Kochs and unions

    Kochs and unions

    I wish the Kochs spent more on politics. They promote a message we don’t hear often enough.

  • No gatekeepers

    No gatekeepers

    Research shows that Wikipedia is as accurate as Encyclopedia Britannica.

  • Spontaneous order

    Spontaneous order

    Most of life happens without a central planner. Yet people think we need one.

  • Parasites


    Politicians feed off others, while creating no wealth of their own.

  • Owning ideas

    Owning ideas

    For most of history, people suffered in miserable poverty.

  • Restate of the Union

    Restate of the Union

    President Obama sure is consistent. His State of the Union address sounded like his other speeches

  • The better option

    The better option

    Government is force. Government can always win, even when it’s wrong.

  • Trust


    Society depends on it.

  • Ignorance


    How clueless can New York Times writers be?

  • Up-Lyft-ing Xmas tale

    Up-Lyft-ing Xmas tale

    May the holidays bring you exciting new toys. Let’s work together to keep government from crushing them.

  • Governing vs. giving

    Governing vs. giving

    Get government out of the way and just watch what we can do.

  • Climate catastrophe

    Climate catastrophe

    Fossil fuels are no catastrophe. They contribute to health and a better life.

  • Place your bets

    Place your bets

    Most bets are illegal. This is not a good thing.

  • Thanks, property rights!

    Thanks, property rights!

    This Thanksgiving, I give thanks for something our forebears gave us: property rights.

  • Control freaks

    Control freaks

    The majority of us shouldn’t force our preferences on the minority, even if they do things that are dangerous.

  • Democracy delusions

    Democracy delusions

    Real freedom means doing what you choose as an individual, not waiting for the rest of society to vote on whether you can.

  • Electing liberty

    Electing liberty

    It’s time America obsessed less about Republicans vs. Democrats and more about liberty, in all its forms.

  • Incumbents always win

    Incumbents always win

    Eighty-two percent disapprove of the job Congress is doing. So will Tuesday’selection bring a big shakeup?

  • Federal persecutors

    Federal persecutors

    Today’s federal prosecutors are licensed to lie.

  • Crumbling Constitution

    Crumbling Constitution

    Does the Constitution still matter?