Economics

More MMT follies (Sympathy for Krugman)

Paul Krugman must be pulling his hair out about now. He recently complained that it was almost impossible to figure out what MMTers were advocating, and then tried to pin them down with some...

Proof That “the Rich” Aren’t Going to Fund the Tidal Wave of New Spending

So, $47 billion on free college tuition; $1 trillion for new infrastructure; $1.4 trillion to write off student loan debt; at least $7 trillion on a Green New Deal; $32 trillion on “Medicare for All.” By...

The Income Tax: Still the Root of All Evil

February 25 is a momentous day in American history. It is the day in 1913 the 16th Amendment, authorizing a federal income tax, took effect with the certification of Secretary of State Philander C....

We Are Still Undergoing A Massive Stock Market Cycle Shift

Going into the end of last year and at the start of this year I released a series of videos in which I said that the stock market weakness last year and gyrations across...

FCC Commissioner Wants to Ban E-cigarette Commercials

If a member of the Federal Communications Commission gets her way, commercials for e-cigarettes (vaping products) would be banned from radio and television. A ban would not only violate freedom, specifically the freedom speech that...

Hurtling Toward Bankruptcy

The federal government owes people almost $22 trillion. That means that American taxpayers owe people almost $22 trillion. That’s because the federal government has no money of its own. The money it gets comes...

Income Inequality Ep. 104

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=reM61ytwjjI Income inequality. Is it a problem? Did it cause the financial crisis? Is it the cause of all the woes of our society? Can it be "solved?" Should it be "solved?" How would it...

Pete Raymond’s “Red Pill” Moments Ep. 102

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=affiFYPfmUw For the segment of the audience that is further along their journey towards advocating a voluntary society, you all remember those moments where your perspective was forever changed. We had a great time discussing...

Pizza-Backed Bitcoins

Beneath all the gut-level suspicions about cryptocurrencies as something shadowy and unreal, there is a fundamental problem of economics that threatens to undo all the gains Bitcoin has made, and assign it inevitably to...

Memeing Our Way to Freedom: Mance Rayder Books Reviewed Ep. 101

In this episode, we return to the basic tenets of the Voluntaryist philosophy by tipping our hat to Pete "Mance Rayder" Raymond of the Free Man Beyond the Wall Podcast. Buy Mance's Books Episode 101 of...
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