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Hidden Cost of Immigration Crackdown

BY BOB BARR Stan Marek can’t find men to hire. The work is there; an abundance of it as the housing market continues rebounding from...

More freedom or more taxes for American labor?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP with all these blessings, what more is necessary to make us a happy and a prosperous people? Still one thing more, fellow-citizens...

Of the Wages of Labour

An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith, 1776 2013 Internet Edition (with explanatory notes) by Steve Farrell BOOK I....

What work do the women do?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP The people here were ill clothed, and looked ill, and I observed the women performing the heavy labours of husbandry; an...

The Ever Expanding Role of Trade Agreements: Human Rights

SIMON LESTER, CATO INSTITUTE For years, I’ve been fighting what feels like a rearguard battle to keep free trade agreements focused on free trade. It...

Labor Is Ordained of God

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 19TH CENTURY SERMONS, JOHN TAYLOR "Labor is the manufacturer of wealth. It was ordained of God as the medium to be used...

The Lobbying Blitz for Immigration

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Looking at the political motivation of the groups pushing higher immigration and amnesty, it’s obvious that the Democrats promote large-scale immigration because...

Socialism is – without exception – “a Species of Robbery”

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 19TH CENTURY SERMONS, JOHN TAYLOR 1852 ... There is also another political party, who desire, through the influence of legislation and coercion, to...

Capital, Capitalists and Capitalism (Part I)

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON Introduction: It is difficult to think of terms in the realm of political economy that are less understood and more controversial...

Cicero on Greatness and Labor

Daily Dabble in the Classics, Cicero What is there that is illustrious that is not also attended by labor? Source: Cicero, as quoted in C.N. Douglas,...

Component Part of the Price of Commodities – Adam Smith

An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith, 1776 2013 Internet Edition by Steve Farrell BOOK I. OF THE CAUSES...

A Labor Day present from President Jefferson

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP ...  with all these blessings, what more is necessary to make us a happy and a prosperous people? Still one thing more,...

Adam Smith: The Origin and Use of Money

An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith, 1776 2013 Internet Edition by Steve Farrell BOOK I. OF THE CAUSES...

The Mobility of Labor

PLAY IT AGAIN SAM, CONSTITUTIONAL LIBERTY DEAN RUSSELL, THE FREEMAN It is often claimed that "capital" has an advantage in bargaining with "labor" because capital can...

What do all laborers need most on Labor Day?

... with all these blessings, what more is necessary to make us a happy and a prosperous people? ... a wise and frugal Government, which shall restrain men ... shall leave them ... and shall not take from ... This is the sum of good government, and ...

The Honor of Labor

Called Unto Liberty, 19th Century Sermons, John Taylor Labor is the manufacturer of wealth. It was ordained of God as the medium to be used...

The Ideas of Work and Leisure – 2

by Mortimer J. Adler, Ph.D. Categorizing Human Activities To define the four main categories under which the activities that fill most of our life's time can...

Cursed Shall Be The Ground For Thy Sake

American Scripture And unto Adam, I, the Lord God, said: Because thou hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, and hast eaten...

In The Sweat of Thy Face Shalt Thou Eat Bread

Old World Witness For Christ In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground; for out of it...

CBO Says ObamaCare Will Drive People From the Workforce

CBO Director said the most significant economic effect of President Barack Obama’s health care reform package will be to drive people out of the job market.

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