Defending the Judeo-Christian Heritage, limited government, and the American Constitution
Friday August 28th 2015

Posts Tagged ‘Socialism’

Is the Faculty of Harvard University Irrational?

Is the Faculty of Harvard University Irrational?

MICHAEL F. CANNON, CATO INSTITUTE As an irony junkie, this New York Times article on the outrage among Harvard’s faculty that they should face greater cost-sharing in their health benefits – and the incredulity of Harvard’s health economists at their colleagues’ reactions – is one of the most wonderful things I have read in the [...]

The Economy Needs More Planning–Central Planning, That Is

The Economy Needs More Planning–Central Planning, That Is

LAWRENCE W. REED, THE FREEMAN Clichés of Progressivism, Part 8 Thanksgiving is just one day each year.  But because we have so much to be thankful for, maybe it ought to be every day. G. K. Chesterton once said, “I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought; and that gratitude is happiness doubled by [...]

Clarence Carson: The Road to Collectivism

Clarence Carson: The Road to Collectivism

Individual Liberty In The Crucible Of History, Part 5 THE AMERICANIST: CLARENCE CARSON ESSAYS Source: The Freeman: Ideas on Liberty, Sept. 01, 1962 Americans came upon the road to collectivism by diverse ways and from many paths. The signs that pointed toward this broad road filled seeker’s hearts with hope by such disarming [...]

A Collectivist Curvature of the Mind

A Collectivist Curvature of the Mind

Individual Liberty In The Crucible Of History, Part 4 THE AMERICANIST: CLARENCE CARSON ESSAYS   Source: The Freeman: Ideas on Liberty, August 01, 1962 Any capable observer should be able to see that there has been a gradual and mounting circum­scription of liberty in America in the twentieth century. It mani­fests itself in [...]

Enough With the Ferguson Pandering

Enough With the Ferguson Pandering

LLOYD MARCUS, PROUD UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN In all the media coverage of the riots in Ferguson, an annoying false premise has been allowed to stand as though it were an unquestionable truth. Talking heads on the left and right are saying while rioting is not the way, there is a need for change in America. What the heck change are they talking [...]

Liberty and Taxes

Liberty and Taxes

THE AMERICANIST: U.S. CONSTITUTION, BRADFORD SMITH Source: The Freeman: Ideas on Liberty, March 01, 1963 The American society is founded on the idea of individual liberty. It is an abnormal society, for most of the social organizations of his­tory are of the authoritarian form in which a ruling class exploits the governed. Individual [...]

When Will the NAACP Truly Help Their People?

When Will the NAACP Truly Help Their People?

LLOYD MARCUS, PROUD UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN Upon reading a post election article in which the NAACP is all fired up about supposed black voter suppression, my response was when will these people ever seriously do something to help black people? http://bit.ly/1z3creI Folks, I am sorry, but the NAACP and others in their civil rights syndicate are a [...]

Class Warfare One More Time: The Left & Right-Wing Versions

Class Warfare One More Time: The Left & Right-Wing Versions

MARK W. HENDRICKSON Looking back on another biennial election, one of the defining issues that separates and distinguishes the statists—the “left-wingers”—from the traditionalist pro-individual rights advocates—what the left calls “right-wingers” like me (a label I proudly accept as herein defined)—is our radically different [...]

Socialism: A Barren System

Socialism: A Barren System

AMERICANIST ESSAYS, LEONARD E. READ Source: The Freeman: Ideas on Liberty, March 01, 1963 Socialism is just as surely state ownership and/or control of the means of production when in­stalled by majority vote as when installed by a dictator. Socialism doesn’t give a hoot how it climbs into the political saddle. Socialism [...]

Psychology of the Marxist Death Cult

Psychology of the Marxist Death Cult

BY CHRISTOPHER C.M. WARREN Albert Einstein once said: "There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle." Lithuanian-born American International anarchist Emma Goldman who was involved in left-wing activities from about 1890 to 1917 also said: "The ultimate end of [...]

 Page 2 of 32 « 1  2  3  4  5 » ...  Last »