Friday, February 11, 2011

DiLorenzo's visit to D.C.

Austrian economist Thomas J. DiLorenzo, who testified before Ron Paul's House Financial Services Committee on February 9, 2011, writes about his experience dealing with the liars, bigots, and murderers on Capitol Hill:
Fed apologists are apparently in a state of panic over the first sighting of two economists – Richard Vedder and myself – appearing before their committee to (horrors!) criticize the Fed. Rather than ask me a single question, Congressman William Lacy Clay decided to lie about my background with a libelous smear.

The dangerous dream of secession

A fundamental requirement for lasting peace and prosperity is to reject government by coercive monopolies such as we have had for all of hu...