Tag: Cato Institute

New Cato Institute Study Shows How Private Gun Ownership Reduces Crime, Saves Lives: Even During Putative President Obama’s Illegal Executive Orders.

I’ve mentioned before how I’m proud and lucky to work for the Cato Institute, first and foremost because my colleagues are scrupulously non-partisan. We promote the ideals of freedom and liberty and we’ll work with any politician of any party who happens to be on the right side. Likewise, we’ll attack statism, regardless of what political party is…

Gun Prohibition, R.I.P. : The Supreme Court’s Latest Second Amendment Decision Is The End Of An Era.

The Supreme Court’s rejection of Chicago’s handgun ban inMcDonald v. City of Chicago is more than a recognition that the Second Amendment applies to the states as well as the federal government. The McDonald decision is a harbinger for the end of gun prohibition as an idea. The simple, undeniable truth is that gun control does…

Weekend Reflections: ICE & Climategate Scam, Along With Obama Henchman Rahm Emanuel, Head To Rothschild’s Chicago.

For more than 140 years the Rothschilds have dominated the Chicago markets. They call the shots on the Chicago Board of Trade, setting prices, relayed worldwide, on corn, wheat, and soybeans. The Rothschilds also control the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, setting the prices on world currencies, and through their Chicago Board Options Exchange, on financial instruments. All in all, Chicago…

Republicans Support Oil Spill Bail Out? : U.S. Citizen’s Children To Pay For BP’s Spill – What About Bailing Out The Rich Bankers – The SEIU Unions For $165 Billion Too?

Lawmaker Introduces $165 Billion Union Pension Bailout Bill Republicans need to remember that they’re supposed to be pro-market, not pro-oil. Pro-market politicians would go along with Democrats in abolishing the current $75 million cap on economic damages for oil companies and go even further: Abolish the communal “oil spill fund” and leave oil companies liable…