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June 2012

SCOTUS

Three Thoughts on the ObamaCare Ruling

           Millions of Americans were greatly disappointed this morning by the upholding of the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act, along with its …

Miscellaneous Books

The Purpose of Words

“What if ‘brown’ isn’t really called ‘brown’? What if ‘brown’ is actually called ‘shovel’ and we’ve just been calling it the wrong …

Walter Johnson Showing President Calvin Coolidge How he Pitches

Political Capitalism

Capitalism is an inherently political system. It is superfluous to speak of “political capitalism” when there is only one kind of capitalism …

Rodin's "The Thinker"/Photo by Brian Hillegas

Live for Yourself

“… [A] charitable action is one in which the initiator possesses some sort of benevolent desire to take part in a given …

Barack Obama (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Obamacare’s Hidden Tax

In The Federalist, No. 62, James Madison wrote, “It will be of little avail to the people that the laws are made …

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A Matter of Necessity, Pt. I

While in attendance at a recent event for libertarian students (which, for reference, I do not consider myself to be), I found …