Libertarians are a Distinct Species

This site is for everyone who believes that when governments collude with business, unions, and other “private” parts of the economy bad things usually happen. We have conservative readers. We have liberal readers. We also have a strong contingent of libertarian readers and it is no secret that this site is very pro-liberty. We believe in the free markets (and free prices) as well as free minds.

Libertarians have long been on the political margins but this is less and less the case.

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“For the U.S., the moment to act is now, before the cancer of crony capitalism metastasizes.”

Luigi Zingales asserts in this Wall Street Journal op-ed that America is starting to look a little too much like Italy (his mother country) economically.

Increasingly merit has less to do with “success” in the United States than access to persons of power, especially government power.

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