Tag: free markets

Patriots Period

Not everyone plays the standard games in politics, and not often have I been able to simply applaud certain influences in our country directly. Some folks go about their lives, pretty much ignoring the world and politics around them as…

The Falacy Of Monopolies

What is a monopoly?  Is it a bad thing?  Should government be attempting to stop monopolies, protect against them, or should they get out of the way?  What about when the government CREATES the monopoly? A proper perspective on this…

Quote of the Day..

Merely a small part of the larger article on free markets by one of my economic heroes, Walter Williams: The market is a friend in another unappreciated way. In poor black neighborhoods, one might see some nice clothing, some nice…

The Free Market Wins..

The tea parties have been just a start.  They have awakened the patriots in all of us, and certainly sparked a few ventures with customized shirts, hats, bumper stickers.  In fact, even the bus companies, which had seen a downturn…

Peeing In The Carpool

Its no wonder John Conyers hasn’t read a bill he has signed in the many years he has “served” his constituency. (feel free to see in his own words) They are just far too complicated for a “casual” glance and…