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What the Left Should Like about Public Choice

Public Choice

Although the public choice school of political economy has been demonized in a new work of putatively progressive fiction masquerading as intellectual history, good-faith leftists (if they don’t already regard themselves as libertarians) may be surprised by how their cause could benefit from the insights of James Buchanan et al. (For reviews of the book I’m referring to, see among others this, this, and this. To keep up with the daily sightings of misquotations, fabrications, and smears, read Don Boudreaux at Cafe Hayek.)

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Fifth Ave. Requiem

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Anybody remember when Donald Trump boasted, “I could stand in the middle of 5th Avenue and shoot someone and wouldn't lose voters.” Now that we’ve seen him operate for six months, we have a pretty good idea how that would go down.

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Useful idiots who undermine dissent on Syria

Hersh had to publish his piece in a German newspaper, Welt am Sonntag, after the entire US and UK media rejected his article.

Seymour Hersh

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Trump’s Dictatorial Travel Ban to North Korea

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Last Friday, President Trump issued a decree-law that prohibits Americans from traveling to North Korea. His justification for infringing on one of the most fundamental rights of man — freedom of travel — is two-fold: to watch over and take care of Americans by refusing to permit them to travel to a brutal communist regime that might do bad things to them and to punish North Korea by depriving the country of tourist revenue.

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Science, Magic and Truth

Science and magic cannot be put in the same category as both being 'means to approach reality'.

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