The Cult of Statism

Today marks the anniversary of the infamous Kent State shootings, which serves as a reminder to all of us that what lies behind any political process: Violence. Did you suddenly decide that you don’t want to pay taxes any more? Even though the IRS maintains that paying income taxes is entirely “voluntary,” should you decide … Read more »

Can Volunteers Protect Communities?

It’s the quintessential question: Can a volunteer force protect communities? Some insist that we need a government police force. Others say there is no need, private citizens can do it better and cheaper. Obviously, nothing is as cheap as free. From The shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin by neighborhood watch volunteer George … Read more »