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Entire Class Fails when Obama’s Socialism Experiment Fails

An economics professor at a local collegemade a statement that he had never failed a single student before, but had recently failed an entire class. That class had insisted that Obama’s socialism worked and that no one would be poor and no one … Continue reading

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Venezuela needs help

Although I don’t believe Venezuela is in the “brink” of losing its democracy:  it has lost it a long time ago, when the “pajarito” Chávez was still human and destroyed the country with his megalomania and his greed for power. … Continue reading

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Margaret Thatcher on socialism

Her voice will be heard clearer and stronger when the disasters conceived by the socialists in all parties are no longer concealed by the manipulation of reality:

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Milton Friedman on Hayek’s “Road to serfdom”

Interesting interview to Milton Friedman.  A must-see.

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Why ObamaCare Will Fail: A Reading List

The Supreme Court today upheld “Obamacare,” a massive economic intervention ostensibly designed to cure the ills of American healthcare. Of course those ills were themselves caused by intervention, and this “cure” will only make the situation even worse. The “cycle … Continue reading

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Obama in Wonderland

Or Mickey Obama.  Or Obama Mouse.   “The essence of the interventionist policy is to take from one group to give to another. It is confiscation and distribution.” Ludwig von Mises, “The Human Action”

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Earth Hour in North Korea

The WWF sponsored Earth Hour yesterday.  This “action” was intended to raise awareness on climate change by doing something simple:  turning off the lights for one hour. Millions of people around the world decided to support this petition.  Many millions … Continue reading

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Liberty and slavery: how they help

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Socialism’s legacy

Following the collapse of the Soviet Union, many optimists claimed that the world was now somehow “after socialism.” There are reasons, however—structural, political, moral, and intellectual—why the collapse of Communism did not entail the end of socialism. This talk will … Continue reading

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