October 2011

  • Restoring Freedom, Peace, and Prosperity, Part 3

    by Jacob G. Hornberger

    Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 Declaring that Saddam Hussein had become a new Hitler who was bent on conquering the United States and the rest of the world, President George H.W. Bush went to w... Read More

  • The Debt-Limit Mess

    by Sheldon Richman

    Last summer’s debt-limit controversy, with all its predictions of apocalypse, raises a rather important question no one but libertarians seems interested in: Why are the 535 members of Congress and the president of the United States allowed so much pow... Read More

  • Obamas Dictatorial Assassination Program

    by James Bovard

    The Obama administration now claims the authority to kill American citizens without a trial, without notice, and without any chance for targets to legally object. The “targeted killing” program of George W. Bush’s administration has been radically expanded to inclu... Read More

  • The Road to the Permanent Warfare State, Part 6

    by Gregory Bresiger

    Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 |Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 |Part 8 | Part 9 | Part 10 | Part ... Read More

  • Korea Shows All That Is Wrong With U.S. Foreign Policy

    by Laurence M. Vance

    The tension on the Korean peninsula escalated late last year when South Korea began live-firing drills off its coastline. That was after North and South Korea shelled each other for the first time since the 1953 armistice that ended t... Read More

  • The Military-Industrial Complex: The Enemy from Within

    by John W. Whitehead

    Of all the enemies to public liberty war is, perhaps, the most to be dreaded because it comprises and develops the germ of every other. War is the parent of armies; from these proceed debts and taxes … known instrumen... Read More

  • Game Theory and the Dark Side of Envy

    by Richard M. Ebeling

    Von Neumann, Morgenstern, and the Creation of Game Theory by Robert Leonard, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (2010); 390 pages. Economist Oskar Morgenstern is best known ... Read More