July 2012

  • The Evil of the National-Security State, Part 4

    by Jacob G. Hornberger

    Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3| Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9 | Part ... Read More

  • An Echo, Not a Choice

    by Sheldon Richman

    Last November, Barack Obama stood before an audience and said government needs to be “responsive to the needs of people, not the needs of special interests.” He added, “That is probably the biggest piece of business that remains unfinished.” ... Read More

  • The Federal Wetlands War, Part 1

    by James Bovard

    Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 [To be posted] Since the 1980s, federal wetlands crackdowns have been one of the most brazen violations of American property rights. Federal agents have continually sought to play tru... Read More

  • Keynesians, Austrians, and the Continuing Economic Depression, Part 2

    by William L. Anderson

    Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 The existence of business cycles — the boom-and-bust patterns — has puzzled economists. While Marx might have created a theory of why depressions occur, nonetheless there w... Read More

  • Book Review: The Reality of Race Oppression

    by Anthony Gregory

    The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander (New York: New Press, 2010); 312 pages. Many Americans deny that their country is home to any serious problem of institutional racism. Segregation was abolished generatio... Read More