Taxation

Financial Tyranny: ‘We the People’ Are the New Permanent Underclass in America

Source: The Rutherford Institute November 14, 2017 John W. Whitehead “When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men in a society, over the course of time they create for themselves a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that glorifies it.” ? Frédéric Bastiat, …

Taxation

The Great Deficit Ruse

Your intuition is right: tax cuts are good and tax increases are bad. Source: Foundation for Economic Education November 3, 2017 by  Jeffrey A. Tucker If your profligate friend blew his budget on liquor, you might feel bad for him. But it’s unlikely that you would be willing to fork …

Banking and Monetary Policy

5 Ways to Keep a Tax Farm (Citizens) Producing

By Joe Jarvis The government depends on the citizens to produce, to create value from which the ruling classes can leech. They need to keep us working and spending in ways that they prescribe in order to insert themselves into transactions which would otherwise have nothing to do with them. …

Taxation

Fleecing the American Taxpayer: The Profit Incentives Driving the Police State

The Rutherford Institute By John W. Whitehead April 11, 2016 “The Founding Fathers never intended a nation where citizens would pay nearly half of everything they earn to the government.” ? Ron Paul If there is an absolute maxim by which the federal government seems to operate, it is that …