June 2012

  • Obama’s Logic of War

    by Sheldon Richman

    Despite the alleged difference between Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Iran, both embrace a position that logically commits them to war. If war is to be avoided, as Obama says he wishes, he will have ... Read More

  • How Roosevelt’s Farm Policy Paved the Way for Obamacare

    by James Bovard

    The Obama administration invoked a 1942 Supreme Court agricultural-policy case to justify its sweeping health- care law compelling individual Americans to purchase health insurance. The role of Wickard v. Filburn in sanctifying Obamacare is a reminder of how the N... Read More

  • Keynesians, Austrians, and the Continuing Economic Depression, Part 1

    by William L. Anderson

    Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 During a news talk show on August 14, 2011, Princeton University economist and 2008 Nobel Prize winner Paul Krugman made a startling declaration: If the United States we... Read More

  • I Was Fooled by the War-Makers

    by Thomas E. Woods Jr.

    Twenty years ago, as I was completing my freshman year in college, I was a full-blown neoconservative. Except I didn’t know it. Having concluded that I was not a leftist, I simply decided by process of elimination that I mu... Read More

  • Book Review: Unequal Justice

    by Matthew Harwood

    With Liberty and Justice for Some: How the Law Is Used to Destroy Equality and Protect t... Read More