Hal Snarr
Hal Snarr
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The Problem With Progressives is They Sweep Aside the Constitution, Forgetting Why It's There

One of the problems with progressives is they're trying to move beyond our founding principles, and unwittingly creating bleak prospects for the future.

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Why James Eagan Holmes Should Not Be Executed

Like offensive speech that must be protected, monsters like the Aurora shooter and even Osama bin Laden must be given due process according to the Constitution. Or else, we'd be acting like them.
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Assault Weapons Ban Will Only Spark More Shootings

Criminals prey on victims in gun free zones. More assault weapons wouldn't equal more violence, but less.
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An Austrian School Solution to the Problem of Fractional Reserve Banking

Free banking is inherently more secure and stable, but not as profitable as its ugly cousin, fractional-reserve banking.
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Too Big to Fail: How the Federal Reserve Encourages Reckless Behavior

The Fed knows banks will not keep excess reserves bottled indefinitely. To keep the inflation genie in the bottle, the Fed may incrementally raise interest on reserves while selling securities.
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Fractional Reserve Banking: How the Federal Reserve Strips Away Your Property Rights

Because proponents of fractional-reserve banking do not expect depositors to withdraw more than 10% in a given day, the money that is lent into existence can collapse like a house of cards.