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Freedom News Digest: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2022

If the welfarist-socialist-inflationist- trend of recent years continues in this country, the outlook is dark. It is a prospect of mounting taxation, snowballing expenditures, chronic deficits, a budget out of control, an accelerating rate of inflation of the kind endemic in Latin America (at least for the last generation), a collapse of the dollar, increasing world currency chaos, and more and more ruthless price, wage, and exchange controls, leading toward a regimented economy and dictatorship. And if this trend is interrupted temporarily, it may be by riots, assassinations, and a breakdown of law and order.
Henry Hazlitt
September 8, 2022
My Prediction on the CIA’s Secret Assassination Files
This coming December 15 is the date that President Biden set for the release of the CIA’s long-secret JFK-related records. I would like to place my prediction on the record three months in advance of that deadline. I predict that the CIA will, once again, request Biden to, once again, extend the time for secrecy. Further Biden, citing national security, Covid, the communist …
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ECONOMICS
 Minimum-Wage Nonsense
by Jacob G. Hornberger and
Richard M. Ebeling
Future of Freedom Foundation
THE FREE SOCIETY
The Descent into Tyranny
by Daniel Klein and
Michael C. Munger
Law & Liberty
SOCIALISM
Mr. Biden, Tear Down This Highway
by Adam Paul Susaneck
New York Times
One of These Things Is Not Like the Other One…
by Veronique de Rugy
Econlib
DRUG WAR
The U.S. Has Led the War on Drugs Abroad for Decades, and It’s Been a Staggering Failure
by Christy Thornton
New York Times
PRIVACY
The Right to Be Left Alone
by Andrew P. Napolitano
Creators
FOREIGN POLICY
Sanctions Are Destructive, Illegitimate, and Totally Bipartisan
by Jacob Batinga
Current Affairs
It’s Not Okay For Grown Adults To Say The Ukraine Invasion Was “Unprovoked”
by Caitlin Johnstone
Caitlin’s Newsletter
More Militarism Will Not Make America Safer
by Daniel Larison
Eunomia
GUN CONTROL
The IRS Is the Only Assault Weapon We Should Ban
by John Velleco
Washington Times
Lessons from Biden’s Disinformation Board Debacle
by James Bovard
President Biden’s campaign to banish (or maybe outlaw) political paranoia took a wallop last spring. In April, the Department of Homeland Security proudly announced …
Republicans Ignore the Elephant in the Room
by Laurence M. Vance
It is ironic that although the symbol of the Republican Party is an elephant, Republicans fail to see the massive elephant in the room …
The Impact of Mikhail Gorbachev
by Jacob G. Hornberger and Richard M. Ebeling
What was the impact of Mikhail Gorbachev on U.S.-Russia relations? Join FFF president Jacob G. Hornberger and …
Who Will Protect Us from the Government’s Standing Army?
by John W. Whitehead
The IRS has stockpiled 4,500 guns and five million rounds of ammunition in recent years, including…
Now That Inflation Is Back, Here’s the Book to Read
by John W. Whitehead
We have been through this many times before — prices start to increase at an accelerating pace and consumers grumble about…
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