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My Latest Book: Free

Written by Gary North on January 24, 2015

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My new book is now typeset: The Covenantal Structure of Christian Economics. You can download it here: http://www.garynorth.com/CovenantalEconomics.pdfIt is different from every other book you have read on economics. It begins with this question: “Who owns this?” This is the most divisive question in economic thought. Because it is divisive, economists ever since Adam Smith […]

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A Biblical Critique of Government-Funded Health Care

Written by Gary North on December 30, 2014

A year before ObamaCare was signed into law, this article by Dr. John W. Robbins appeared in his newsletter, Trinity Review: “The Ethics and Economics of Health Care.” He wrote it in 1994, in response to Hillary Clinton’s attempt design a law establishing federal heath care. He wrote: This brings us to the central recognition […]

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Tsunami + Keynesianism + Sharia Law = Stagnation

Posted on December 26, 2014

After the peace came $7.2bn of relief funds from international donors and the Indonesian government in one of the world’s biggest and most complex disaster reconstruction efforts. It left Aceh with some of the country’s best roads and hospitals, 140,000 new homes and 1,400 new schools. The funds also gave a big boost to the […]

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Boondoggle on Mars Produces Zilch and Hype

Written by Gary North on December 10, 2014

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American taxpayers are forced to spend billions of dollars on boondoggles sent to Mars because evolutionists figure that if they can just find signs of life on Mars, they can forever silence Christians and orthodox Jews, who annoy them. “Special creation? Not hardly!” This is why every report on Mars comes with an obligatory statement […]

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Chicago Imposes a $13/Hour Minimum Wage by 2019

Written by Gary North on December 3, 2014

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Chicago has just sent businesses a message: “It’s time to adopt labor-saving machinery. Fire some workers.” It sent a message to adjoining suburban towns: “You will get lots of Chicago public transit commuters looking for work — cheap.” It sent a message to the city’s welfare office: “Prepare for a flood.” It sent a message […]

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Video: Visualizing $17 Trillion

Written by Gary North on December 2, 2014

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The on-budget debt of the U.S. government just went over $18 trillion. This is chump change. The government’s unfunded liabilities (off-budget) of Social Security and Medicare are about $200 trillion. That is serious money. But let’s look at chump change. This lets you visualize $17 trillion.

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The $5 Million Retired Cop

Written by Gary North on November 21, 2014

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So, you think America’s local governments are not going to go bankrupt. Think again. When Bobby Deal retired from the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office last month, he did so with the promise of a nest egg worth at least $4.9 million, a sum he’ll be paid over the next 25 years. Deal now earns nearly 50 […]

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