Tag: anarchy

Comforting Lie #12 –The FED is Good

Article by Bob Podolsky republished by permission on Feb. 15, 2016 Originally published at Titanians.org   Comforting Lie #12 – The Federal Reserve System is a government operation that exists to protect the public by stabilizing the economy. Most people…

The Boom Bust Cycle

Article by Ben Doolin on Feb. 12, 2016   No doubt you’re familiar. In this new century… we’ve already seen two cycles and are headed into the deflationary portion of the third. So, why does it happen? John Maynard Keynes…

The intellectual dishonesty of Robert Reich

Article by Cal Nogov on Feb. 10, 2016   So I came across this meme the other day. In this article, I’ll only be examining item #1 on the meme.  “Middle class spending creates jobs by demand.” This is kind…

COMFORTING LIE #11 Faith is better than truth

Article by Bob Podolsky republished by permission on Feb. 8, 2016 Originally published at Titanians.org   To analyze this statement and its consequences we must examine both concepts, faith and truth. The proponents of this lie are legion, particularly among…

TRUTH

Article by Ben Doolin on Feb. 5, 2016   While it should be plainly obvious that truth is a binary proposition… the world we live in has convinced a super-majority that two people can hold opposing views… and both consider…

Socialism; a teenager’s argument

Article by Cal Nogov on Feb. 4, 2016   I’m going to post this on my website for everyone to see, giving you full credit of course Mister Spicoli  Hoover. Here is a facebook comment I thought deserved a little…

Love It or Leave It – The False Dichotomy

Article by Ben Doolin on Feb. 2, 2016   It’s almost a guarantee… that if you’ve pointed out that politics enslaves us all… you’ve been told by a ‘logically challenged’ individual that you should ‘love it or leave it’.  It…

Comforting lies #9 &10; the golden rule and religion

Article by Bob Podolsky republished by permission on Feb. 1, 2016 Originally published at Titanians.org   Lie #9, The Golden Rule is the highest behavioral standard. Lie #10, Religion is the ultimate source of ethical guidance. To the religious these…