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By Walter E. Williams

all through historical past, own liberty, unfastened markets, and peaceful, voluntary exchanges were roundly denounced by way of tyrants and infrequently greeted with suspicion by means of most people. regrettably, americans have more and more authorized the tyrannical principles of lowered inner most estate rights and lowered rights to gains, and became enamored with regulations on own liberty and keep watch over via executive. during this newest selection of essays chosen from his syndicated newspaper columns, Walter E. Williams takes on more than a few debatable concerns surrounding race, schooling, the surroundings, the structure, wellbeing and fitness care, international coverage, and extra. Skewering the self-righteous and self-important forces all through society, he makes the case for what he calls the "the ethical superiority of non-public liberty and its major ingredient—limited government." along with his traditional easy insights and honesty, Williams unearths the lack of liberty in approximately each very important point of our lives, the large decline in our values, and the ethical tragedy that has befallen american citizens at the present time: our trust that it's applicable for the govt. to forcibly use one American to serve the needs of another.

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