Giving Thanks for a Free Market Economy on Thanksgiving

Craig Huey Current Events, Free Markets and Socialism Leave a Comment

This Thanksgiving, I want to give thanks for all my readers, and for all the blessings of God. Let’s also remember to give thanks for one of the often-overlooked and under-appreciated blessings of living in the U.S. – the freedom to practice business in a free-market economy. That’s right… When you think of the Thanksgiving holiday, you might normally think …

Lies and Myths Surrounding Net Neutrality and the FCC Policy Change: 5 Truths About Restoring Internet Freedom [video]

Craig Huey Culture Wars, Free Internet, Free Markets and Socialism, Uncategorized Leave a Comment

The FCC is currently voting on “Restoring Internet Freedom,” proposed by Chairman Ajit Pai. The measure would result in deregulation of the internet that would lead to greater investment and more innovation. Of course, supporters of dangerous net neutrality are completely up in arms about it, claiming it would “kill the internet”. Net neutrality is the idea that internet service …

Minimum Wage Hike: Destroys Jobs and Opportunity

Craig Huey Economics, Free Markets and Socialism Leave a Comment

The pursuit of a “livable” wage for entry level workers has been a topic of hot debate in this country. Raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour distorts the mechanizations of the free enterprise system based on supply and demand. Let’s say an eatery is forced to pay all its employees a minimum of $15 an hour, the owner …