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Government Theft, Corruption

A Coronavirus Spending Scandal

October 19, 2020 – Craig Eyermann …… Neither sloppy lawmakers nor greedy bureaucrats will face the axe of accountability. That’s because neither of these groups wants to have a lot of scrutiny into how they spend money. Continue reading →

Howard Buffett: Against Legal Plunder

September 24, 2020 – Trevor Daher …… The commandment “Thou shalt not steal” was not to be abolished outright. That would offend too many. So the commandment was simply modified to “Thou shalt not steal—except by majority vote.” Continue reading →

The Siren Song of the State

August 4, 2019 – Robert Higgs …… We Americans shall never have real, lasting peace so long as we give our allegiance to a king — that is, in our case, to the whole conglomeration of institutionalized exploiters and murderers we know as the state. Continue reading →

The Golden Rule Is as Golden as Ever

July 22, 2019 – Lawrence Reed …… The Golden Rule: Do to others what you would have them do to you. This ethic of reciprocity is a concept that just about everybody everywhere will tell you they admire even when they don’t live up to it. Pease and prosperity would be greatly enhanced if we all lived up to the golden rule! Continue reading →

Government Land Expropriation: A Euphemism for Theft

January 24, 2019 – Lee Friday …… London Ontario City Council is preparing to take Nan Finlayson’s property away from her, though she is guilty of no crime. “When law and morality are in contradiction to each other, the citizen finds himself in the cruel alternative of either losing his moral sense, or of losing his respect for the law – two evils of equal magnitude, between which it would be difficult to choose” …… Frédéric Bastiat (1801 – 1850) Continue reading →