National defense vs. national offense

by Harry Browne -- You might think I never advocate an expansion of any government function. Not so. I'd like to see a greater national defense. In fact, I'd like to see more…

Defending our 'freedoms'

by Harry Browne -- We are told over and over again that the terrorists aren't upset with American foreign policy – it's our freedoms they can't stand. They want to destroy us more…

Beware of politicians with good intentions

by Harry Browne -- The death toll of innocent people killed in Afghanistan has exceeded 3,000 – at least as many as died in the Sept. 11 attacks. But don't concern yourself more…

Leave Iraq alone!

by Harry Browne -- The Bush administration appears to be gearing up for an all-out attack on Iraq – because George Bush has said "I made up my mind that Saddam needs more…

Make health care inexpensive again

by Harry Browne -- The politicians are pushing to raise the cost of your health insurance again. Of course, that's not how they describe what they're doing. They claim to be exercising more…

Improving air travel

by Harry Browne -- Pity the poor airlines. That's right - I said pity the poor airlines. Yes, those airlines that try to bump you from flights, that keep you sitting in more…

Does George Bush deserve support?

by Harry Browne -- Two weeks ago, I suggested that George Bush's presidency had turned out to be amazingly similar to what we had feared from Al Gore. The only major difference more…

A solution for the Middle East

by Harry Browne -- George Bush wants Ariel Sharon to stop doing what George Bush has been doing for the past six months – using force to crush his enemies. Doesn't Bush more…

Compassion of the mind

by Harry Browne -- We've heard a lot in recent years about "compassionate conservatism" or "conservatism with a heart." But we already have too much of that sort of thing – too more…

What if Al Gore were president today?

by Harry Browne -- Can you imagine where we'd be today if Al Gore were president? Undoubtedly, we'd have a president proposing new federal intrusions into health care and education – not more…