a wolf in sheep’s clothing In a piece for the Washington Post, former CNN correspondent Heather Long, and her colleague Andrew Van Dam, write that President Trump’s tariffs will hurt Trump voters the most. Their . . .
intellectual whack-a-mole Facts don’t care about your feelings. ~Ben Shapiro Last Thursday Ben Shapiro responded to my article “Why Ben Shapiro is Wrong on Free Trade” with his own piece: “Yes, Tariffs Are Still Stupid. . . .
America Sends $200 Billion Abroad Every Year: the Case Against Foreign Aid You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your . . .
Debunking The “Immigrants Will Pay For Our Pensions” Myth The Democrats used to be the party of the working class: they supported trade unions and believed in the welfare state. Their goal was to soften . . .
America Doesn’t Need More Immigrants, We Need Fewer (Despite What the New York Times Claims) In 1014 AD the Byzantine Emperor Basil II defeated the Bulgar hordes at the Battle of Kleidion. To ensure the Bulgars would never again . . .
Carbon Taxes Will Increase, Not Decrease, Global Carbon Emissions As the hysteria over global warming heats up, carbon taxes have become the “cool” option. Environmentalists love them. So do politicians, who are more than happy . . .
Classical Economics & Free Trade Depend on 3 Invalid Presumptions—Now What? The era of economic surrender is over, and the rebirth of American industry has begun. ~President Donald J Trump (2017) President Trump says he’ll . . .
Monopoly Has Become a Bad Word—This Needs to Change Economists love words. They have a word for just about everything, and if they don’t then they’ll make one up. Economics is rife with jargon. But . . .
3 Things Settlers of Catan Teaches Us About Economics He who can, does; he who cannot, teaches. ~George Bernard Shaw Name as many billionaires as you can. Now some millionaires. Who are the richest people . . .
‘Globalist’ has Become a Useful Slur—but What Does it Really Mean? We will no longer surrender this country, or its people, to the false song of globalism. ~Donald J Trump, April 27, 2016 In 1950 . . .