Hayek Shows How the Rhetoric of Freedom Fanned the Flames of Extreme Conservatism

Hayek Shows How the Rhetoric of Freedom Fanned the Flames of Extreme Conservatism

As recently as September, Trump’s popularity on the American Right perplexed our nation and was considered “inexplicable” by bastions of conservative values. The Dallas Morning News, in refusing to offer him an endorsement, noted that “Trump is—or has been—at odds with nearly every GOP ideal this newspaper holds dear.” Even today there’s widespread confusion on […]

Obama: Hillary Clinton Pardon Could Heal Divided Nation

Obama: Hillary Clinton Pardon Could Heal Divided Nation

Note to President Obama: a Hillary Clinton pardon could heal a divided nation. After all, if it was good enough for Richard Nixon, it is certainly good enough for Clinton. The difference being that Tricky Dicky was actually guilty of the crimes insinuated against him, whereas the former Secretary of State, who was thoroughly investigated […]

8 More States Legalize Marijuana: Will Donald Trump Let It Stand? [Update]

8 More States Legalize Marijuana: Will Donald Trump Let It Stand? [Update]

The legalization of marijuana, in some form, was a ballot initiative in nine states, on Nov. 8, 2016. Five of the nine states voted for recreational use and the other four were focused on medicinal purposes. California, Nevada, Maine, and Massachusetts passed the recreational use of cannabis. These states join the ranks with Colorado, Oregon, […]