Tag Archives: Wage

How the State Destroys Social Cooperation

“The essential feature of government is the enforcement of its decrees by beating, killing, and imprisoning. Those who are asking for more government interference are asking ultimately for more compulsion and less freedom.” — Ludwig von Mises by Gary Galles … Continue reading

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Don’t Bother Raising The Minimum Wage

 by TDV Editor, Gary Gibson Elizabeth Warren just realized that the minimum wage should be $22 if it had kept up with economic growth. She suspects in her tender, socially conscious heart that greedy employers have been shafting the lowest … Continue reading

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Outlawing Jobs: The Minimum Wage, Once More

And now we hear that Bareback Yomama wants to raise it to $9.xx+. Government really frustrates those of us who do not suffer fools because we are forced at the point of a gun to suffer them whether we want … Continue reading

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