Philosophy

Misunderstanding the Gay Marriage Decision

This piece is not about the legal interpretation or effects of the SCOTUS decision concerning gay marriage in the US, states rights, the regular misuse of the 14th amendment or even the impact on...

Minimum Wage to Increase in Ohio – good or bad?

Per Ohio Constitutional requirement, the minimum wage will increase in 2013 by $.15 per hour to $7.85. Simple question: Is this good or bad? Watch the video below for some perspective before you answer. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFbYM2EDz40]

America Is Not Dead

There has been a lot of soul searching in the wake of this election, and everyone is looking at the result in a different way. No matter what you are thinking, and no matter what...

Obama won – what now?

The Republic did NOT die. We DO have a future, and I believe it is brighter than ever. The philosophy of liberty is alive and well. It’s just so hard to see because we...

Profitable Companies Bad for America – What?

Yeah, I know - the title is insane. But this is how close the Republic is to disaster. A significant number of Americans believe that profit (AKA the fruits of your own labor, investment...

Irony: Nazi’s Warned the US About Their Economic Mistakes

Added to the chapter in my life I can only call “cruel ironies,” I received a mises.org update this morning, and read an article previewing Thomas DiLorenzo’s new book, Organized Crime: The Unvarnished Truth...

July 4th: America in Distress

It’s a funny thing, this July 4th we are supposed to be celebrating our “independence” from a tyrannical form of government where property rights were not honored and liberty was not valued. Do you...

Taxpayers Don’t Stand a Chance

What a potentially depressing title, and it’s not hard to see why. Especially in the wake of the recent healthcare decision making things even worse. But the simple truth is - Ohio has a Republican...

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COVID-19 Reality Check: The Virus Is Likely Here to Stay, So What Should We Do About It?

A note from Chris: I asked my friend Mike Wilson if I could publish this recent Facebook post. He graciously accepted, so...

Freedom in Decline: How Both Republicans and Democrats Are Driving America Off a Cliff

Trump supporters have recently been asking people to support Trump in November because of things he says, such as: "This is a...

The Republic is Dead. May the Spirit of the Declaration of Independence Never Die.

Happy Independence Day! Why did 13 colonies secede from Britain? What are we celebrating? Reposting what I say every...

Yes, Defund Police, But Not How Most People Imagine It

The "defund police" idea has rightfully sparked a lot of controversy. Those words can mean very different things to different people, so...

Honor George Floyd Through Key Reforms

I support the protests denouncing the murder of George Floyd and many other police abuses, but I do not support the rioting...

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