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A Sparks Sampler
The Free Market Is the Best Problem-Solver
May 1, 2005
A Future That Should Have Been Ours
Aug 1, 1992
Living standards may be 1,000 years behind where they should be thanks to bad government.
Who Shall Carry My Load?
Feb 1, 1980
Who Killed Cock Robin?
Jun 1, 1978
The demand for political welfare measures destroys job opportunities.
Through the Eyes of a Connecticut Yankee
Feb 1, 1978
Concerning the role of freedom in the advance of civilization.
At the Threshold of Less
Sep 1, 1977
Let not fear of scarcity lead us to demand or allow more government interference in our lives.
Who Shall Decide?
Aug 1, 1977
Learn from others all you can, but make your own decisions.
If Men Were Free to Try
Feb 1, 1977
Not until an activity has been freed from monopoly does creative thought come into play.
Falling on Deaf Ears
May 1, 1975
How to become self-reliant and free is the CARE package needed by the poor.
Yielding to Temptation
Jul 1, 1974
A letter to a pastor about an evil of universal concern.
A Prescription to Soothe One's Wounds
Feb 1, 1974
Practice it in the family and in one's own business.
Right Congregation, Wrong Sermon
Apr 1, 1973
For an enduring international armistice, we need to curb our personal appetites for government aid and intervention.
For the Young in Heart, Mind, and Spirit
May 1, 1971
Some suggestions of new worlds to conquer for the young who are not pleased with the one they find.
Beneath the Gap
Jul 1, 1969
The revolt of children often reflects a fundamental sickness in their parents.
The Best Things in Life Are Not Free
Apr 1, 1968
Not the things of life, suggest John Sparks, but the people ought to be free.
Is It Practical
Aug 1, 1967
John Sparks has something to say, too, about the practicality of businessmen who expect the government to do their work for them.
Jan 1, 1967
The best we can do for the rookies, suggests John Sparks, is to let them earn their way.
Impatience Undermines Freedom
Oct 1, 1965
If I had Power
Jul 1, 1965
Nor Oysters from The Desert Sands
Mar 1, 1965
The Freeman: Summer 2015
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