Some people try to say that a majority vote is as close as you can reasonably get to consensual government, and therefore free society, but they’re wrong. When each man governs himself and his property, all of society is run through unanimity, not the tyranny of the majority.
Author Archive | Kaz Vorpal
Some people claim our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan are “defending our freedom”. This is an honest question, not sarcasm: What, exactly, does the conquest and occupation of these countries have to do with American liberty?
Cash for clunkers not only is an attack on the poor, for reasons easily explained here, but even increases pollution, so that it becomes a prime example of the Law of Unintended Consequences. Before having your own car destroyed at taxpayer expense, find out why…
by Kaz Vorpal One thing you’ll notice about the debate over bailing out the automakers is that, even more than in general, everyone’s against it except corrupt politicians, panhandling automakers, and monopolistic union officials. That’s because it’s a lose/lose situation if we do, but things might actually get better if we don’t. First, let’s consider […]