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Tag: The Road to Serfdom
  • Why the Worst Get on Top

    Throughout the course of modern history, the cyclical nature of government has always been to expand itself, corrupt itself, and to subsequently be replaced by a new regime or government which makes the same predictable mistakes as the last. Corruption and immorality, while rampant in government today, are hardly new:  The Emperor Nero of Rome …

  • The Road to Serfdom Sold Out!

    Earlier this week, Glenn Beck aired a special on F.A. Hayek’s The Road To Serdom and apparently it has paid off. According to the University of Chicago Press, in under 24 hours after the airing of Beck’s special they sold over 13,000 copies. The book is also performing quite well on Amazon’s e-book site as …

  • Wage Redistribution

    While we’re on the subject of the death of the private sector, check out this brand new graph and report from the Mercatus Center at George Mason University:

  • Serfing USA

    It seems like everyday another shoe drops.  The title of this post come’s from Reid Buckley’s article from The American Conservative of the same name.  From today’s USA TODAY: “A major shift in the source of personal income from private wages to government programs” By Dennis Cauchon, USA TODAY Paychecks from private business shrank to …

  • The Road to Serfdom Cartoon Movie

  • The Necessity of an Independent Free Press

    A vigorous, independent free press is essential to the American republic, but for many nefarious reasons the Fourth Estate has become lapdogs to the political-technocratic complex.  What would have happened if the Liberty movement hadn’t had the internet to organize and communicate? Below is just one of the pages from The Illustrated Road to Serfdom.