By Charlie Spiering | 03/07/14 04:55 PM
When he spoke to the packed ballroom at CPAC on Friday, Sen. Rand Paul emphasized one thing: Liberty.
By David Harsanyi | 02/28/14 11:02 AM
These days, to even suggest the possibility that a fiscally conservative economic outlook is compatible with faith is a matter of hypocrisy. "I am afraid that (Rep. Paul) Ryan's budget reflects the values of his favorite philosopher, Ayn Rand, rather than the gospel of Jesus Christ," the Rev....
By Gene Healy | 02/24/14 06:45 PM
Look out: The libertarians are coming! The libertarians are coming! Never before have so many been so intimidated by so few, with so little political power. Salon.com offers near-daily warnings about the libertarian “threat”: • It's corrupting progressivism: “Don't ally with...
By Ashe Schow | 02/24/14 03:21 PM
Actor, writer and director Harold Ramis may not have been a libertarian, but "Ghostbusters" could be hailed as a libertarian masterpiece.
By Philip Klein | 02/24/14 02:04 PM
In "Ghostbusters," paranormal activity is becoming a growing problem in New York City. Government doesn't do anything to stop the problem, so private entrepreneurs set up a small business that successfully captures and stores ghosts — for a fee.
By John Stossel | 02/19/14 10:29 AM
On Saturday, about 1,500 students from all over the world gathered to discuss freedom at the Students for Liberty Conference in Washington, D.C.
By Philip Klein | 02/13/14 06:20 PM
On Oct. 20, 1998, eager to avoid another government shutdown weeks before midterm elections, then-House Speaker Newt Gingrich acceded to President Clinton's demands by pushing a 40-pound, 16-inch thick, 3,825-page, pork-laden spending bill through the Republican-controlled chamber. At the...
By Timothy P. Carney | 02/10/14 12:17 PM
The libertarian Cato Institute is "ultraconservative," in the telling of the New York Times. And somehow, Cato (motto "Individual liberty, free markets, and peace") is "strikingly different" from an advocate for "freedom" and "a free and open market economy."
By Rep. Linda Upmeyer | 01/27/14 05:19 PM
Around the country there have been calls to raise the minimum wage, to impose strict regulations on our businesses and to forcibly adopt a health care system that nationalizes one-sixth of our economy. The intended role of the federal government established by our Founding Fathers was to...
By Meghashyam Mali | 01/26/14 01:20 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., on Sunday warned critics not to trash his father, former Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, and defended their shared libertarian philosophy. In an interview on NBC's “Meet the Press” Paul was asked about comments from his colleague, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who suggested that...
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