Anything Peaceful What Do the Tesla and the Model-T Have in Common?
Competitors have always tried to use law to stop competitionGeorge C. Leef May 13, 2015
Henry Ford and Elon Musk both had to fight cartels to be allowed to sell their vehicles.
Anything Peaceful Do Corporations Run the Market?
Do companies control consumers?Anything Peaceful Apr 23, 2015
Capitalists steer the ship, but consumers tell them where to go.
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.
Freeman Article Freedom of Disassociation: Indiana Edition
Repugnance does not justify state coercionSteven Horwitz Apr 10, 2015
Whether it’s repugnance at people’s religious beliefs or repugnance at the thought of two people of the same sex being married, such an emotion does not suffice to trump fundamental freedoms.
Freeman Article Bureaucracy Unlimited
“Enforcement creep” frees government to grow uncheckedNicole Kardell Mar 17, 2015
Big government has found a way to legislate without law by shaking down companies.
Freeman Article Effecting Change Outside the Law
4 things more important than the written codeJoseph S. Diedrich Mar 16, 2015
The written law barely matters. Human action dwarfs inanimate words.
Freeman Article What a Principled Social Movement Looks Like
“Libertarian was their counter-culture; it contained multitudes”Jeffrey A. Tucker Feb 24, 2015
The new libertarianism is neither left nor right but its own thing: a maturation of the classical-liberal conviction that society can be built without dependency on the state.
Freeman Article Down and Out in the Middle-Class Economy
The truth about growth, recovery, and unemploymentD.W. MacKenzie Feb 9, 2015
The president’s claims notwithstanding, we are living in the worst period in the 50 years of our federally managed economy.
Freeman Article 5 Reasons Progressives Should Support Economic Freedom
Freer economies are wealthier, healthier, and more liberatingMatt Palumbo Feb 4, 2015
The overall effect of capitalism is not exploitation but liberation.