Clichés of Progressivism
FEBRUARY 27, 2015 by WALTER E. WILLIAMS
Let us acknowledge a few gross disparities and decide whether they represent what lawyers and judges call a "pattern and practice of discrimination," while at the same time thinking about what corrective action might be taken.
FEBRUARY 20, 2015 by WENDY MCELROY
Fear of robot labor is fear of the free market.
FEBRUARY 13, 2015 by LAWRENCE W. REED
Profit is responsible for more good things -- by a long shot -- than all the charity in the world.
FEBRUARY 06, 2015 by RON ROBINSON
The worst demagogues demonize a group they don't like, such as "the rich," for political gain.
JANUARY 30, 2015 by LAWRENCE W. REED
It is not recorded anywhere that Christ called for the state to use its power to redistribute wealth.
JANUARY 23, 2015 by LAWRENCE W. REED
If Standard Oil was any kind of monopoly, it was not a coercive one, because it did not derive its high market share from special government favors.
JANUARY 16, 2015 by MAX BORDERS
Progressives should admit that, though the rich have gotten richer, the poor have gotten richer, too.
JANUARY 09, 2015 by ANNE RATHBONE BRADLEY
The freer the market, the more opportunities there are for women (and anyone else, for that matter) to progress up the economic ladder.
JANUARY 02, 2015 by LAWRENCE W. REED
You can't expect employers to pay workers more than their productivity is worth just because Congress demands it.
DECEMBER 26, 2014 by BURTON FOLSOM
Wars aren't cures for depressions. They simply divert manpower and resources away from what consumers want to what government wants to win the conflict.