Byzantine state laws demand you get a state-approved license before you may become a hairdresser, tour guide, travel agent, house painter and all sorts of other jobs where customer happiness should be the guide.
The more I watch politicians, the more I hate them.
Although Caplan thinks college is mostly a scam, he says there’s one type of person who definitely benefits — professors like him.
Government’s built-in ignorance explains how it can spend trillions on failed poverty programs, and then respond to the failure by demanding more funds to continue the same programs.
“Stalin, Hitler, Mao, Pol Pot, Castro, Chavez, Maduro. It doesn’t work.”
It’s increasing by $1 trillion a year.
In most every Hollywood movie, capitalism is evil.
Families will argue this Thanksgiving. Such arguments have a long tradition. The Pilgrims had clashing ideas about how to organize their settlement in the New World. The resolution of that debate made the first Thanksgiving possible. The Pilgrims were religious,...
Governments want to keep control… Carbon dioxide becomes that molecule by which (they) can take control of your lives.
In health care, and all fields, it’s better to see what competition can do rather than letting the government and its cronies decide what to allow.
I know that it’s good to have alternatives to government-created currencies. The dollar’s value is only backed by politicians’ promises. I sure won’t trust those.
Instead of forcing banks out of the student loan business, we should get government out of it.
It’s politically correct to say men and women are mentally the same, but Stossel lays out science that says otherwise
Democratic presidential candidate Rep. Tulsi Gabbard is controversial within her party. She says the U.S. should talk to its enemies. She was criticized for meeting with Syrian dictator Bashar Assad. But Democrats were supposed to be the anti-war party, I say to her...
On at least some platforms, all speech should be free. The more that is blocked, the less we learn.
Seasteads could give the world experimental evidence that can’t easily be censored by land-based politicians.
Education bureaucrats love working in a monopoly where they are basically guaranteed jobs.
Keep government out of labor markets, so long as people stick to their contracts and refrain from violence.
People blame things like climate, the history of colonialism, racism, etc.
Every excessive rule repealed is a step in the right direction: toward freedom.
Most will die, waiting.
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