Against Crony Capitalism

Many firms in Chicago are looking at the current tax burden, the mayor’s pledge to raise taxes even higher, Covid,...
ince many minority owned firms are based in cities this [is] sadly IS not surprising. (From FEE) Like all government...
They don’t say China but… (From Thompson Reuters) A “sophisticated state-based actor” has been attempting to hack a wide range...
Beverley Hills is locking down for fear of demonstrations, like the ones much of Beverley Hills are funding. (From The...
(From the Washington Post) Emergent’s annual revenue rose from $235 million in 2009 to $1.1 billion a decade later, much...
(From Michigan Capitol Confidential) Any attempt to strip away the powers of the governor during this time is [‘] irresponsible,...
    The Fed has its own police force? Their jurisdiction is the entire USA? WHAT EXACTLY DO THESE PEOPLE...
  Not just civil libertarians, but anyone interested in justice. This space has been filled over the years with examples...
    In many instances people simply have no choice. They are plugging financial holes where they can and surrendering...
It’s not the ONLY reason, but it is certainly one of the reasons. (From Forbes) Local politicians in Washington, D.C....
  Large cities is this country are generally highly taxed, highly regulated, and deeply crony places with entrenched political machines...
And some people become politicians to punish people they don’t like. (From Reason) Incensed by scenes of people celebrating the...