Charlie Vidal
Charlie Vidal

This Could Be Jeff Bezos' Greatest Legacy At the Washington Post

Bezos is a libertarian, and despite its reputation from the Nixon years, the Post has now become an apologist for state power in all its forms. Could Bezos bring back the old paper?

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Libertarian Democrats? There Ain't No Such Thing As a Libertarian Democrat!

Is the libertarian wing of the Democratic Party looking for leaders, or are "libertarian Democrats" just liberals who haven't caved to President Obama?
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4 Myths About Libertarians, Debunked

A young libertarian debunks liberal talking points, and shows why liberty is good for everyone — except those in power.
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McDonald's Pays Minimum Wage Because That's What Its Employees Are Worth

Nearly doubling the wages McDonald's pays might provide a living wage for people who work at McDonald's, but it would put far more people out of work.
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Why Huge Food Corporations Like Monstano Control What You Eat More Than Ever Before

Why do huge companies like Monsanto enjoy the power to dictate what you eat? The answer lies with idustrial regulation and the Department of Agriculture.
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Tim Johnson Retirement Opens the Door For GOP Takeover Of the Senate

Conservative activists will undoubtedly see this open seat in a relatively Republican state as an opportunity to install a Senator who has more in common with the Tea Party.

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Immigration Reform 2013: The GOP Message Should Be to Let the Best Workers In

The Republican message should be that anybody who is willing to work to support themselves is welcome in this country.
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How Will Assault Weapon Laws Ban Something That Doesn't Exist?

There is no such thing as an assault weapon. It's a term manufactured by politicians so they can push through gun control.
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Gun Control is Why Chicago Murder Rates Are Skyrocketing

In a city with some of the toughest gun laws in America, residents fall prey to criminals with guns because they can't have those same weapons to protect themselves.
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Who Won the Debate: Foreign Policy Hawks

Obama vs. Romney go head to head in the final presidential debate tonight. Follow along for live up-to-the-minute updates and full analysis of the candidates' foreign policies.
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Obama vs Romney: Why Libertarians Will Choose Romney

Obama’s economic failures will likely draw moderates to Romney’s side regardless of how incompetent his campaign is.

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Chicago Teachers Union Proves It Is a Greedy Interest Group That Does Not Care About Students

By opposing reforms that are proven to help students, the Chicago Teacher’s Union has shown that they care more about their members than the students and the city they purport to serve.
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Rand Paul and Marco Rubio for President 2016: Stars Position Themselves for Future

Should Romney not win this year, Chris Christie, Rand Paul, and Marco Rubio have positioned themselves very well for 2016 runs. They and Paul Ryan make up the first tier as of now.
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Ron Paul Does Not Need the RNC: Libertarians Have Already Changed the GOP Forever

Though Ron Paul will not be nominated for president and may not even get on the ballot, libertarian ideas are taking root within the Republican Party.
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Paul Ryan Is No Right Wing Extremist, Says This Right Wing Libertarian Extremist

Rather than Paul Ryan throwing grandma off a cliff, it is grandma’s medical care entitlement which is driving our nation off a cliff.
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How Public Unions Are Destroying the US, and What Scott Walker is Doing Right

Public sector unions have used friendly politicians to get enormous compensation packages for decades. Now the bill is coming due, and America can't afford it.

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Texas GOP Primary Results: Why Ted Cruz Dominated

Cruz has a strong base that is fired up to vote in the primary, as evidenced by the fact that he leads the latest poll 63% to 33%.
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Texas Election Results: How Ted Cruz Won, and How the Tea Party Will Rise in November

What is most astonishing has to be Cruz’s path to victory and what it means for the Tea Party nationwide.
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#Julia Obama Campaign War on Women: The Next Joe the Plumber?

Yesterday, the Obama campaign put out an amusing little infograph following the life of “Julia,” an empowered women who is taken care of by the government for her whole life.