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December 2004

Volume 54, 2004


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Destructive Destruction

Hurricanes Don't Cause Economic Growth
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Government Should Regulate Charities?

Laws Against Theft and Fraud Already Apply to Charities
December 01 2004 by ,

The Golden Calf of Democracy

Democracy May Be the World's Most Oversold Concept of Political Governance
December 01 2004 by ,

“Democracy,” H. L. Mencken once said, “is the theory that the common people know what they want, and deserve to get it good and hard.” He also famously defined an election as “an advance auction sale of stolen goods.”

The Economic Fantasy of "Star Trek"

Gene Roddenberry Believed Money Was a Vestige of Man's Base Past
December 01 2004 by ,

The Dark Secrets of Rail Trails

The Rails-to-Trails Program Quietly Confiscates Private Land
December 01 2004 by ,

Separate the Professions and the State

Certain Professionals Are Adept at Manipulating the Political Process
December 01 2004 by ,

Ambrose Bierce on Socialism

Socialists Withered Under Bierce's Analysis
December 01 2004 by ,

Primum Nocere

Psychiatrists Insist They Are the Benefactors of Their Involuntary Patients
December 01 2004 by ,

Why Not More Liberty?

People Have a Desire to Impose Their Will on Others
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Churchill's Folly: How Winston Churchill Created Modern Iraq

World War I Left a Legacy on Global Contemporary Politics
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The Worm in the Apple

Teachers' Unions Are Highly Destructive
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