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Corporate WelfareMonopoly and CompetitionPolitical Theory
Monopolies and cartels are creations of government, not markets.
Corporate WelfareTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory
Gas station owners have come up with a creative way to take more of their customers' money via the power of taxation.
Corporate WelfareEducationMoney and Banking
Once the student loan bubble pops, many colleges — especially private ones — will be in deep trouble.
Under a system of tariffs, subsidies, and restrictions, we get companies like Coke and Pepsi producing collectivist drinks for the masses.
Corporate WelfareU.S. HistoryMonopoly and Competition
Coca-Cola still uses components of the cocaine-producing coca leaf in its production today in a partnership with big pharma and government cronies.
Corporate WelfareGlobal EconomyMedia and Culture
The Olympics is one big party for politically-connected millionaires and other "elites" at the expense of ordinary taxpayers.
It took a heroic local news anchor from Fargo, North Dakota, to expose that crony capitalists have banded together in a "nonprofit" foundation to bribe the political classes of small U.S. cities.
Booms and BustsCorporate WelfareThe FedFinancial MarketsMedia and Culture
The Big Short is a pretty good movie, but there are a few things it leaves out.
Corporate WelfareWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History
Strange centennial somehow makes sense in the World of Leviathan.
Corporate WelfareThe Police StateInterventionismMonopoly and Competition
UPDATE: The fact that marijuana legalization ballot measure (Issue #3) failed in Ohio is not an indication that legalization is not supported by the people. It was...