Just as religious altruism pits man’s fundamental nature against him by demanding he be a self-sacrificial animal for God, so environmentalist altruism pits man’s fundamental nature against him by demanding he be a self-sacrificial animal for Earth.
Who owns the land is something that ought to be decided not by government but by free people making their own decisions about where they wish to live.
Walter Williams on the difference between democracy/majority rule and freedom under a rule of law. based on human rights
As with so many other issues, Obama’s biggest victims are never the ones he claims to help.
In free markets with a strong protection of individual rights by the government, competition weeds out bad products and bad companies.
Hillary Clinton became an iconic figure by feeding the media and the left the kind of rhetoric they love.
At a time when other Third World countries were setting up government-controlled economies and blaming their poverty on “exploitation” by more advanced industrial nations, Lee Kuan Yew promoted a market economy, welcomed foreign investments, and made Singapore’s children learn English, to maximize the benefits from Singapore’s position as a major port for international commerce.
Regulations force individuals to act contrary to their own judgment. This applies to both irrational and rational decisions.
We Would Not Have Killed 1.7 Million People in our Agrarian Utopia
Hillary Clinton will count on a majority of people overlooking her longer standing reputation for duplicity, hypocrisy and imperial arrogance because of the fact she is a woman.
No more movies. No more lights. No more power usage.
Once Iran has a nuclear weapon, it’s reasonable to assume that they might use it, on day one, a threat we never necessarily faced with the Soviets. The people of Israel have no choice but to pay attention to this fact.
The lack of a principled, moral approach to foreign policy is why Obama has America stumbling around the world actually threatening America’s interests rather than our enemies.
Monetary policy is actually putting the hurt on labor. Let’s look at why.
Ignorance or evasion of the meaning and nature of rights is why both the mainstream political parties seek to violate individual rights, just at different times and in slightly different forms.
Benjamin Netanyahu’s victory is a slap in the face of Obama’s continued efforts to get Israel to submit to its own destruction.
Chicago voters face a painful choice: waste or corruption. Day by day, the political class milks taxpayers dry.
Minimum wage laws reduce employment opportunities for the young and the unskilled of any age.