Choosing death or peace

by Harry Browne -- "All that's necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do the wrong thing." – Lawrence Block, "The Evil Men Do" Americans have been sold more…

What can we do about terrorism?

by Harry Browne -- This three-part series will propose the actions I believe our government should take to fight terrorism. Before looking at those proposals, however, we need to establish some ground more…

When will we learn? – part 4

by Harry Browne -- I now have received over a thousand e-mails in response to my articles on the terrorist attacks. I regret that I can't reply individually to them. Nor is more…

When will we learn? – part 3

by Harry Browne -- In my last commentary, I pointed out that killing innocent people is terrorism, no matter who does it – free-lance terrorists, an international conspiracy, a foreign government, or more…

When will we learn? – part 2

by Harry Browne -- My article last Tuesday "When Will We Learn?" provoked more controversy than anything I've ever written. In case there was any misunderstanding, here is what I believe: The more…

When will we learn? - part 1

by Harry Browne -- The terrorist attacks against America comprise a horrible tragedy. But they shouldn't be a surprise. It is well known that in war, the first casualty is truth – more…

The immigration scam

by Harry Browne -- President Bush has re-aroused the long-simmering arguments about immigration with a proposal to grant amnesty to some illegal immigrants. Arguments about immigration will always be with us. But more…

Free-market predators vs. well-meaning reformers

by Harry Browne -- The computer business is a prime example of the cut-throat competition that American history books and reformers warn us against. Predatory companies like Microsoft, Intel, AOL and Apple more…

Final fix for Social Security

by Harry Browne -- The president's Social Security Commission has acknowledged what politicians have been denying for decades – that Social Security has no true reserve fund and that much higher taxes more…