Big news from the Supreme Court today. Hobby Lobby successfully made their case that the Obamacare mandate to provide birth control violated the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA). Predictably, the leftist / statist movement is looking at this as some kind of indoctrination of religion, giving the same rights that individuals are guaranteed … Continue reading Both sides agree – Birth Control is Not Your Employer’s Business
Still think we live in a free market society? http://taxfoundation.org/blog/americans-pay-more-taxes-food-clothing-and-housing-combined
Like the word Love, Rights is oftentimes used in different contexts to mean different things. Someone may say they have the right to Health Care. Others may say Education is a right. Protection from racial discrimination may be considered my right. Then there's the Bill of Rights. Going to piggy back / expand off of … Continue reading Positive vs. Negative Rights
Related to my post "Is Taxation Theft", I wanted to clear up and define something that gets misused so frequently that the average person may have missed it. You may often hear government officials talk about their various agencies and programs and how they are stimulating the economy. Some bureaucrat may point to the thousands … Continue reading Government Job creation
As a Libertarian, I'm often challenged to lay out my plan for the world. Skeptics want to know every scenario of every issue, with concrete examples and facts to prove that my plan will meet their litmus test of change. "What about the poor? Who will protect the environment? Who will keep the terrorists off … Continue reading What is your plan and how do we get there?