Society Without the State | Speaker Panel: Ron Paul, Judge Andrew P. Napolitano, Lew Rockwell, Jeff Deist, and David Gordon (VIDEO)

OK, this is a pure dose of some libertarian/free enterprise white lightning. It’s hardcore and it will blow the minds of many of our statist friends who visit this site. Personally I find these arguments to be pretty much common sense. But the ideas below are not “officially approved” opinions. The video will challenge the thinking of many people. So be warned. (Just a trigger warning for all you socialists out there. For the record many of the great free marketeers in history started as socialists.) 

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Today in 1971: President Nixon Closes the Gold Window, One of the most important moments in US economic history (VIDEO)

One of the most important moments in American economic history. Nixon killed the last vestige of sound money in America. Within a decade the USA was heavily financialized.

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No “Country Club Bum”: Charles Koch, unfiltered

Attached is an interesting interview with one of the most vilified (wrongly) people in American politics. We at ACC have quite a lot of respect for Charles Koch, though we may differ with him on some points. It’s good to see him speaking out and in depth.

For the record we have no affiliation with Charles Koch or any Koch organization.

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How best to deal with recessions (A very timely video)

From the master Murray Rothbard.

Does one generally want to have long recessions or a short recessions? The answer seems obvious, most people would want shorter ones even if it meant a particular short recession was more acutely painful than a long one. Have the thing and then get on with life. But our fear of recessions, our fear of markets clearing, has created a  culture which insists that politicians (our oh so competent politicians) “do something.” In “doing something”

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