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Foreign Aid Can’t Fix Bad Economics

Foreign Aid Can’t Fix Bad Economics

Some myths in politics die hard. We are constantly reminded by the managerial classes that foreign aid is crucial to lifting the developing world out of poverty. With the magic wand of public spending, money is sent to the developing world in hopes of pushing these...

The Heroes And the Statistics

The Heroes And the Statistics

Recently in the Australian state of Victoria, four police officers died in a tragic crash.They will forever be mourned. As police officers, by default in death, they are heroes. The news finds a moment to report on the event with sorrow. They are human beings, sons,...

News Roundup

News Roundup 5/29/20

US News Trump signs an executive order condemning social media companies for choosing to censor some speech. [Link] Twitter hid Trump’s tweet on the protests in Minneapolis for ‘glorifying violence.’ [Link] The US limits the number of charter flights to Cuba. [Link]...

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Year Zero 115: George Floyd and the Blowback Riots

Just as the boom bust cycle of the economy becomes inevitable through state intervention, so does the boom bust cycle of culture. Whether it be the death of Rodney King, Eric Garner, or George Floyd we're never far away from minority cultures reminding the dominant...

Cop Kills Man

“Don’t kill me!” the man cried, as the cop killed him. https://twitter.com/KeaonDousti/status/1265164353940205568

About Those Shutdowns

When the only tool in your toolkit is a blunt instrument, every problem looks like one that can be addressed only with a blunt instrument.

The Scott Horton Show

5/15/20 John Kiriakou on What Could Have Prevented 9/11

John Kiriakou discusses his time at the CIA during the lead up to and aftermath of 9/11, given the recent revelations about the identity of a Saudi official connected with the attack. This is the first time the American people have seen any concrete evidence tying the...

5/15/20 Ben Freeman on the Qatar Lobby in Washington

Scott interviews Ben Freeman about his report, "The Qatar Lobby in Washington D.C." Freeman goes over the recent history of Qatar's efforts to influence U.S. policy, including their apparent success in winning over the Trump administration to their side in a dispute...

Free Man Beyond the Wall

Episode 416: Shattering ‘Covid Norms’ w/ Tom Woods

54 Minutes Safe for Work Pete invited Tom Woods to return to the show. Tom is the host of "The Tom Woods Show" and came on to talk about society's response to Covid-19 concentrating on how states and businesses are re-opening, and whether a return to "normalcy" is on...

Foreign Policy Focus

New Leaks Further Debunk OPCW Douma Lies

On FPF #489, I discuss how newly leaked documents from the OPCW show the organization was lying. The new docs leaked to the Grayzone, prove Ian Henderson was a vital member of the Douma fact-finding mission. As a member of the team, Henderson conducting an assessment...

Don't Tread on Anyone

MUST SEE: How the U.S. Government Funds Terrorism

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rlQjJoW8QDE In very few cases have these anti-interventionists favored literal “isolation”: what they have generally favored is political nonintervention in the affairs of other countries, coupled with economic and cultural...

LP Nominee: Amash vs. Hornberger

https://youtu.be/XUsAWhWx3pc Analysis of how Justin Amash and Jacob Hornberger are spreading the message of libertarianism and voluntarism. ***See my interview with Hornberger here: https://youtu.be/CYgeAEQdB-Y ***** ... unlike private persons or fi rms, who obtain...

What’s the #1 Cause of Homelessness?

https://youtu.be/SSX3jlsertI Whenever a third party coercively intervenes in a voluntary exchange, the voluntary parties are both worse off. "Any statute or administrative regulation necessarily makes actions illegal that are not overt initiations of crimes or torts...

Deregulation DID NOT Cause the 2008 Collapse

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0hXaZDgucw   Emperical proof that The Glass Steagall Act repeal did literally nothing to cause the 2008 crash. The 26% & 7% figure James Corbett Mentions Comes from - The Separation of Commercial and Investment Banking - The...

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