Defending Discrimination

This was originally posted on PoodleRose on August 12, 2013. Comments have not been migrated.

Discrimination, we are often told, is a bad thing. Indeed, there are many laws on the books, at every level of government, that prohibit individuals from discriminating on the basis of race, gender, religion, and much more. Like many words, […]

Racism, Cartels, and Jim Crow

This was originally posted on Live Oaks on December 26, 2010. Comments have not been migrated.

It is often claimed that capitalism leads to all sorts of ills, such as racism and cartels (or monopolies). As with most attacks on capitalism, these claims attempt to blame capitalism for the consequences of government intervention into the […]