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Economic Common Sense

The Politically Incorrect Guide to Economics, by Thomas J. DiLorenzo, Washington, D.C.: Regnery Publishing, 2022, 242 pages, paperback. Counting this book, there are 31 books in the Politically Incorrect Guides series published by Regnery. I have read or at least looked through most of the books in this series. Although all of the books are not…

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Mark Robinson Defrocked Drag Queen Sunday School Leader

Last Updated on November 15, 2022 Mark Robinson, the Republican firebrand Lt. Governor of North Carolina, preached at the Berean Baptist Church recently and trashed the LGBT movement that seeks to change churches by rebelling against people’s spiritual faith in the word of God. Robinson, an American First proponent, is one of the few public…

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275,000 Migrants Entered EU in 2022, Most Since 2016

Frontex, the border agency of the European Union (EU), reported that upwards of 275,000 migrants entered bloc countries in 2022, the most since 2016. The report comes just as the United States wrapped up its 2022 fiscal year in which U.S. Customs and Border Patrol encountered a record number of migrants on the southern border.…

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The False Face of SBF, FTX, and ESG

In June, the collapse of Terra Luna shook the foundations of the cryptocurrency sector. The contagion that followed drove a handful of other major firms, including Celsius, Voyager, and Three Arrows Capital out of business. But assumptions that the worst had come to pass, and that the wheat had separated from the chaff, were premature.…

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You Buy From Other Consumers, Not From Producers

If you want something, you are usually buying from other potential purchasers, not the owner. Failing to understand that leads us to adopt wrong-headed policies such as anti-gouging laws, rent controls, and attempts to reduce inflation with price planning. We’ve known this truth for centuries. A famous example, Diocletian’s “Edict Concerning the Sale Price of…