Daily Archives: November 17, 2015

Libertarian Useful Idiots

I want to toss my computer into the ocean every time I see an article, blog post, etc. by a libertarian about immigration, especially from Syria. How could such people, many of whom are well known academics, think tank members, … Continue reading

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From The Rutherford Institute: U.S. Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Case of Marine Brandon Raub Who Was Arrested & Locked up in a Mental Hospital for Criticizing the Gov’t on Facebook

‘The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear the case of decorated Marine Brandon Raub, who was seized by a swarm of Secret Service, FBI and local police officials and involuntarily committed to a mental institution for a week after … Continue reading

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A Weekly Dose of Hazlitt: Priced Out of Jobs

“Priced Out of Jobs” is the title of Henry Hazlitt’s Newsweek column from April 7, 1958. The main point of this article is how workers adjusted to the era of perpetual inflation by demanding what were then called “escalator clauses” … Continue reading

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