ObamaExecutive

The Legislative Executive

Last night, President Obama announced his executive order modifying America’s immigration system. The order defers the deportation of approximately four million undocumented parents of US citizens, permitting them to work in the United States (contingent on background checks and the payment of taxes). The order will defer deportation for approximately …

US Capitol morning

2014: How Democrats Lost

In case you somehow missed the message amidst the applause following every victory speech in the nation and the sour denial of …

Obama in the Mirror

None for All, All for Nothing

The Obama administration, so it says, is the administration for the working and middle classes against the purported abuses of the wealthy. …

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War Without End

Long wars are a cancer. They drain the life of a country by depleting its resources and exhausting its energies, leaving in …

Sovereign Immunity

The Immunity Community

This piece first appeared here as a Mises Emerging Scholar article for the Ludwig von Mises Institute Canada. The doctrine of sovereign immunity derives …

Law

The Lawyers’ Guild

  This piece originally appeared here as a Mises Emerging Scholar article for the Ludwig von Mises Institute Canada. In July, thousands of recent …

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The Dangers of a Zombie Presidency

Ukraine is being invaded. Iraq and Syria are being consumed by the growth and nihilistic violence of the Islamic State. Most Americans …

ISIS militants

Iraq: a Job for NATO

As turmoil in Iraq wages on, with the Islamic State growing more assertive and more deeply entrenched with each passing week, questions …