Anything Peaceful WATCH: Wall Street Discovers the Blockchain
Bitcoin isn't just about moneyJeffrey A. Tucker May 12, 2015
Bitcoin's "blockchain" allows the packaging, titling, and commodification of any bundle of information.
Anything Peaceful Progress and Poverty, Then and Now
Today's debate over inequality and progress is much the same as in George's dayJeffrey A. Tucker May 8, 2015
Henry George, despite his confused economics and infamous land tax, was an eloquent and passionate advocate of the free society.
Anything Peaceful "Don't Buy an Apple Watch"
Value is, always and everywhere, a personal and subjective matterRichard Lorenc Apr 27, 2015
Anti-Apple elitism is a particularly annoying and dangerous bit of anti-market bias.
Anything Peaceful Anthem and the Meaning of the Light Bulb Ban
Humanity hangs the light bulbJeffrey A. Tucker Apr 20, 2015
If there is something that we like, that makes our lives lovely — something as simple as a light bulb — you can bet it is being targeted for destruction.
Anything Peaceful Reasons to Be (Rationally) Optimistic about the Future
Matt Ridley argues that most things for most people are getting a lot betterAnything Peaceful Apr 17, 2015
Human achievement has reached unprecedented heights, and we ain't seen nothing yet.
Anything Peaceful Dentist Attacked for Charging Too Little
In Arkansas, it's illegal for orthodontists to clean teethAnything Peaceful Apr 17, 2015
Crony licensing boards are driving up the cost of dental care by banning licensed specialists from doing dental work.
Anything Peaceful Krugman: Social Security Is "Where Government Excels"
Progressives want to make a bloated and bankrupt system even worseDaniel Bier Apr 16, 2015
If Social Security is a government success, what does failure look like?
Anything Peaceful The World Is Bigger than You Think
Resources are an economic, not physical, phenomenonDaniel Bier Apr 16, 2015
“Natural” resources are not fixed because resources are not found in nature – they are created by the human mind.
Anything Peaceful Why Do Unions Care about Your Paid Sick Time?
Hint: it's about their interests, not yoursAntony Davies Apr 15, 2015
Mandatory sick leave raises the cost of non-union labor, making unions seem better by comparison.
Anything Peaceful Microcultures of Consumerism: The Blenders
The invisible hand and the VitamixJeffrey A. Tucker Apr 14, 2015
The flourishing blender market is a microcosm of the diversity and complexity of the extended social order.