By Mary Theroux | Sunday October 31, 2010 at 8:46 PM PST | 11 Comments
I have previously posted on the corrupting influence of the State on the church, and we now have an incredibly overt case-study example in the Obama administration’s recent use of the Office of Faith-Based Initiatives to enlist pastors as propagandists for Obamacare. In a conference call to religious leaders, Obama exhorted them to: Get...
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By Robert Higgs | at 12:44 PM PST | 9 Comments
A long, long time ago . . . I can still remember, Mainstream theory used to make me smile. And I knew if I had my chance That I could make equations dance And, maybe, they’d be happy for a while. But Joseph Stiglitz made me shiver With every paper he’d deliver. Bad news...
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