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Tag: New Deal
  • Robert Taft Fights Back: The Old Right “Whips” the New Deal

    Arm yourself in the battle of ideas against Obama’s New New Deal (see the end of this post). Robert Taft (1888-1953) was a prominent member of what is now known as the “Old Right” and an ardent anti-New Dealer. He is well-known for his non-interventionist foreign policy which he described in his book A Foreign …

  • “How now shall we behave?”

    …Asked Garet Garrett in 1951. He was speaking about the huge expansion of governmental control in the post World War II/New Deal era. Well, the same questions he asked back then still hold true today. We, of course, means those who have been fighting the rise of the Welfare State and, in its name, the progressive …

  • Stimulating Our Way to Rock Bottom

    Ron Paul explains on LewRockwell.com today why government “stimulation” of the economy and job creation will only prolong the current economic problems.  Rather than allowing private enterprise to make jobs with the lack of impediment necessary for a free and prosperous economy, “[p]oliticians and bureaucrats have already done their fair share to ensure that jobs …