Recently, the issue of people begging on street corners has become a hot button issue in Rhode Island. The number of people engaging in this practice has increased steadily since the beginning of the Great Recession as Rhode Island has struggled more than any other state to rebuild an economy that crumbled to the ground in 2008…Read more "“Panhandling” is a God Given Right"
This article was published in the Ocean State Current on 8/22/16. It is the first in a series of articles based on the Mises Institute course “Why Capitalism” taught by David Gordon. CLICK HERE for article.Read more "Private Property, Public Good"
Politically and Spiritually, I consider myself a truth seeker. I am not interested in taking sides and the only bias I have is towards the truth. Often times, on social media, I come across something that is blatantly false. I immediately feel a deep seeded responsibility, Spiritually and ethically, to shine the light of truth […]Read more "Twitter Exchange with Curt Schilling Makes News"
My Quaker faith tells me that I am to be a good steward of the Earth; that I should care for it the best way I am able. My libertarian philosophy tells me that my government and I must respect the property rights of others. This dichotomy would seem to create quite the […]Read more "The Environment, Property Rights, and The Rule of Transient Elements"
Socialism seems to provide us with the promise of a more peaceful, equitable, and compassionate society. Government uses tax dollars for special programs intended to help those who, for whatever reason, are unable to afford food, clothing, or shelter. It is a mission often championed by Friends; a mission that “corrects” the perceived inequalities […]Read more "The Problem with State Sponsored Socialism"
This article on the proposed smoking ban in all public parks in North Providence appeared on the LibertyRI blog on June 7th, 2016Read more "What a Drag, Man"
This interview with State Director for the 2016 Johnson campaign, Tony Jones, appeared on the LibertyRI blog on June 1st, 2016.Read more "Large and In Charge"
This article appeared on the LibertyRI blog on May 26th, 2016. It discusses how eliminating the business corporations tax could drastically change the economic climate in Rhode Island.Read more "Game Changer: Eliminating the Business Corporations Tax"