Are Libertarians All Just Blindly Trustful Of Others?

Early this past January, I was hanging out with a few fellow high school alums at this cafeteria place in the West Village, not far away from where we all had just had a reunion for a club we had each been in back in the day. This club, known as Junior Statesman of America […]

The Panama Papers: Global corruption-as-usual

The Panama Papers that came to light April 3 are described as 11 million encrypted internal documents leaked from the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca. The papers document how the world’s most wealthy and powerful use tax havens to move, hide, launder, and evade paying taxes on their stolen loot, much of it embezzled from […]

No such thing as a ‘Free Public Charter School’

People throughout the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex have been mailbox-bombed by up to six (!) bright, shiny, slick, professionally produced oversized “post cards” from the (desperate?) International Leadership of Texas (ILTex). The biggest headline on these cards says “Free Public Charter School.” These four words strung together no doubt caused instant mirth in the minds of […]