The below letter I found in the archives of the Foundation for Economic Education.
President Franklin Roosevelt destroyed one of the most valuable uses of gold when he nationalized ownership of the metal in 1933: the gold clause.
Free-market anarchism is a disbursed ideology. We have no geographical communities of our own, only individuals living in state-oriented communities.
"Resolve to serve no more and you are at once free." from 16th Century essay by Etienne de la Boetie, On Voluntary Servitude
Nearly 50% of Americans have an 'unfavorable opinion' of AOC and 75% favor a free-market economy because 'voters hate socialism,' new survey finds
What is fiat money and what does it do?
The truth is that individuals and companies should be able to trade with each other with absolutely no restrictions, interference, or comment of any type from governments. No quotas, no duties, no incentives… nothing.
It's an emergency and, therefore, it's once again time for price-gouging idiocy and the further destruction of liberty in America.
In the bad old medieval days there were masters, journeymen and apprentices. This guild system controlled many occupations. If you wanted to enter any of them you had to be approved of by the powers that were.
As I continue to emphasize, there is only one way out of the deadly coronavirus morass -- a free-market healthcare system. A genuine free-market healthcare system -- one in which healthcare and the state are totally separated -- one in which the g
Those concerns were answered this morning when as part of the Fed's expanded $2.3 trillion loan/bailout program, the Fed announced the expansion of its Primary and Secondary Market Corporate Credit Facilities, which will now purchase - drumroll - jun
Price is the market mechanism that balances supply and demand. If supply increases, or demand decreases, or both, price will fall. Conversely, if supply decreases or demand increases, or both, price will rise.
The sheriff instead said the company can "maintain minimum basic operations per the Alameda County Health Order", which basically means that the company can only maintain its inventory, ensure security and make payroll.
Colorado just passed a new law specially designed to advantage Elon Musk, Rivian and anyone else "selling" electric cars. They will be permitted to "sell" them directly to "buyers" (in air quotes for the same reason you'd put DMV "cus
The Appalling Elitism of Dollar Store Bans What's really driving dollar-store bans? Could it be a simple lack of empathy?
There's a revolt taking place against entertainment streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and Disney Plus, all of which are threatening to pull their television and film productions out of Georgia and other "red" states for enacting "heartbe
The following commentary might make your brain short-circuit. It claims that France has more market competition than the U.S., due to less consolidation of industry, which in turn is due in part to the EU being more aggressive about stopping market
America will never become Socialist? That's probably true, but Socialist policies are not on the outside, looking in. The U.S. has far too many of them! Both Socialism & Corporatism have to go. Free Markets & Liberty must replace them.
...Tesla's advantage of being the only electric car maker to make awesome cars is now in jeopardy as all the other car manufacturers are catching up.
"I feel bad for these children. I don't agree with everything our president does or says, but I respect our country and I'll support these kids using their freedom of speech," she said.
It's school choice week. Many kids don't have choice in where they go to school. The school choice movement is trying to give them that opportunity.
Swarms of tiny, light-reflecting "cubesats" would come together to form luminous words or logos.
It's no secret that governments hate the free market. At its base, every single government tax, license, regulation and restriction is an implicit rebuke to the idea that humans should be able to interact freely with those around them.
If there was a more prolific defender of the free market after the 2008 financial crisis than Bob Murphy, I don't know who it was.