Conservatives & Cognitive Dissonance: Why Rejecting the UN Means Rejecting NAFTA Lampooning the left is lucrative business, and has become a rite-of-passage for conservative commentators—even politicians. Pundits like Ben Shapiro, and provocateurs like Milo Yiannapoulos . . .
‘Tariff’ Should Have Been George Carlin’s Eighth Dirty Word This August President Trump empowered the U.S. Trade Representative, Robert Lighthizer, to investigate China’s theft of American intellectual property (IP), which costs America up to $500 . . .
President Trump Imposes Sanctions on Venezuela—This is a Bad Idea Today President Donald Trump told Reuters he was prohibiting US financial institutions from lending money to either the Venezuelan government or its state oil company. Why? Because . . .
Why I Cancelled My Subscription to The Economist: the Case Against Open Borders As a teenager I was enamored by The Economist—the logic of classical (liberal) economics was elegant, almost beautiful in its simplicity. I was . . .
The RAISE Act Will Save America Trillions in Government Handouts Over the Next Decade According to research compiled by Robert Rector, The Heritage Foundation’s senior research fellow on domestic policy, the RAISE Act could save . . .
The Case for Tariffs President Trump promised to put America first when it comes to foreign trade. Most conservatives think this is a good thing: why should we let Japan manipulate its currency with impunity? . . .
Why America’s Trade Deficit Will be at the Heart of the Next Economic Collapse Ask ten physicists where an asteroid will be in one year and you’ll get one (right) answer. Ask ten economists where . . .
This article was first published on American Greatness: they have some fantastic content & some excellent writers. Check them out. The Political Case for Tariffs The Financial Times accuses President Trump of suffering from an odious, if . . .
Economic Globalization Inevitably Leads to Political Globalism I’ve had my fair share of debates with so-called conservatives who, on the one hand, vociferously (and rightly) denounce political globalization, while at the same time they sing songs of . . .
President Trump Talks Tariffs, Mainstream Media Goes Bananas The liberal media is up to its usual histrionic tricks. What are they crying about this time? Tariffs. President Donald Trump ran a campaign on protectionist policies . . .