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John Stossel: President-elect Trump, I wish you lotsa luck draining the “swamp”

President-elect Trump says he’s uniquely qualified to “drain the swamp” in Washington, D.C. He can do it, he said at one debate, because as a businessman, he understands American cronyism. “With Hillary Clinton, I said, ‘Be at my wedding,’ and she came to my wedding. You know why? She had no choice because I gave.”

Mass Shooting Myth ” U.S. Homicide Rate Hits 51-year Low as Gun Ownership Increased 141%

Free Thought Project – by Jay Syrmopoulos In the wake of the Orlando nightclub massacre, politicians have attempted to use the tragedy as means of garnering public support for increased gun control measures. Four pieces of knee-jerk gun control legislation were defeated in Congress yesterday, but the debate surrounding gun rights continues unabated. The new

Ron Paul: Big Government Failures

Three recent stories regarding three government agencies — the IRS, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) — show why we should oppose big government for practical, as well as philosophical, reasons. In recent months, many Americans have missed their flights because of longer-than-usual TSA security lines. In typical DC

Libertarians Are The New Communists?

Charles Burris | Lew Rockwell Blog These illustrious Bloomberg progressives are exactly right. Libertarians are the new communists. I don’t believe I have read a more factually based polemic that reflects the truth of history concerning those would-be commissars cloistered at the Mises Institute and similar environs. Just last Wednesday I drove past one of