Welfare

How to End Poverty: Stop “Redistributing” Wealth

Poverty cannot be reduced, in the long term, by “redistribution” of wealth. It can only be done by leaving people free to produce and keep the wealth they create.

Forbidden Parenting

Some parents are so neglectful that government should intervene, but not by “telling us every little detail how to raise our children.”

Give, Don’t Govern

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.

Replace Social Security Ponzi Schemes with Private Savings Accounts

Social Security is running out of money. You may not believe that, but it's a fact. That FICA money taken from your paycheck was not saved for you in a "trust fund." Politicians misled us. They spent every penny the moment it came in. This started as soon as they...

Abolish the Welfare State to Solve the National Debt Crisis

Why is it so difficult to win the case for freedom in modern American society? A variety of possible answers come to mind. The collectivists are more effective in appealing to people’s emotions. The interventionist-welfare-statist argument is easier to make than it is...

“Democratic Socialism” Destroys

“You don’t need the government to dictate how to live your life, how much money you should make, how your family should be treated.”

Time to Dismiss the Nanny State

The government can, and must, protect us, but not as a nanny. It is not all-knowing, and it cannot define problems for us.