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Our Good Friend Lew On The Mark Levin Show

My friend Lew was on the Mark Levin Show last week talking about Frédéric Bastiat,Chris McDaniel, the primary process and more. Mark and Lew are awesome and they both love UFC as much as I do!!! 19 more words

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“Government is the great fiction, through which everybody else endeavours to live at the expense of everybody else.”
—Frederic Bastiat.

Thought For Today

The Broken Window Fallacy - Frédéric Bastiat

The Broken Window Fallacy, by Frédéric Bastiat. Written in in his 1850 essay Ce qu’on voit et ce qu’on ne voit pas (That Which Is Seen and That Which Is Not Seen). 611 more words

Economics

He Said That? 3/23/16

From Frédérick Bastiat, (1801-1850), French classical liberal theorist, political economist, Freemason, and member of the French National Assembly, Essay on Political Economy (1850):

You would oppose law to socialism.

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Law
  • “Society is composed of men, and every man is a FREE agent. Since man is free, he can choose; since he can choose, he can err; since he can err, he can suffer.
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Frederic Bastiat

When Politicians Promise To Create Jobs, Why Do We Vote For Them?

It seems to us, that the only job an elected politician can create is a government job, one that necessarily requires reducing the funds available in the economy by taxation to pay its wage. 402 more words

Politics

He Said That? 3/10/16

From Frédéric Bastiat (1801-1850), free-market economist and classical liberal French author, Economic Sophisms (1845-1848):

When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men in a society, over the course of time they create for themselves a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that glorifies it.

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