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Private Prerogative

A property right is the right of use and disposal over a given entity– physical or intellectual. It imbues its owner with full control …

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Political Capitalism

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

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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 …

Rights of Suicide

Rights of Suicide

The term “property rights” implies many things, but three things in particular stand out above the rest: ownership, usage, and disposal. These …