Should U.S. taxpayers still pay taxes amid government shutdown?

The United States government is experiencing its second shutdown in about five years. Of course, it isn't really a shutdown, but the politicians and the media in the swamp want you to think it is. That said, if the government isn't providing … [Read more...]

Week in Review: January 15 to January 21

In case you missed any of this week's articles, here is a round-up of some of the most read pieces written by the Economic Collapse News staff: WATCH: Leftists say Corporate America won’t raise wages – Corporate America raises wages Is Tulsi … [Read more...]

Should Google be forced to hire conservatives?

By: TJ Roberts On January 8th, 2018, former Google employee James Damore filed a discrimination lawsuit against the tech giant. Damore made national headlines last year after he released the Google Memo. In the memo, Damore alleged that Google … [Read more...]

6 random things for Friday (pornhub, 2018 EPS estimates, Sowell on MLK Day)

News Story of the Day: just before the world comes to an end, you likely tell yourself that you have wasted your life: not traveling the world, playing too many video games, and, well, viewing too much porn. You promise to the heavens that if the … [Read more...]

Paul Krugman tops 2017 Fake News Awards

Keynesian economist Paul Krugman has topped President Donald Trump's inaugural Fake News Awards. It's about time, considering that Krugman has delivered a fresh dose of fake news for years. On Wednesday, the Republican Party released the 2017 Fake … [Read more...]

Are earmarks unconstitutional? Ron Paul explains

By: Ron Paul Last week President Trump urged Congress to reassert its constitutional authority to direct how federal agencies spend taxpayer dollars. Ironically, many constitutional conservatives and libertarians disagree with the president. The … [Read more...]

Week in Review: January 8 to January 14

In case you missed any of this week's articles, here is a round-up of some of the most read pieces written by the Economic Collapse News staff: Sunset Grill, other restaurants reacting to Ontario’s minimum wage HEROES: Tulsi Gabbard, Ron Paul slam … [Read more...]

WATCH: Government should allow you to sell your blood

Human blood is not a public resource. Your bodily fluids belong to you. The government should allow you to sell them, whether it is your sperm or your blood. These are the arguments made in a recent Learn Liberty video featuring Professor Peter … [Read more...]

GOP tax reform does not save Americans from inflation tax

By: Brendan Brown The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) signed into law on December 22, 2017 promises no relief from one big tax on income — the inflation tax. Quite the contrary, there are strong grounds to expect this burden to increase as new and … [Read more...]

How much will new Ontario minimum wage cost Tim Hortons franchisees in 2018?

Since the province of Ontario raised the minimum wage to $14 on January 1, 2017, businesses have responded. But not in the way inept Liberal Premier Kathleen Wynne hoped they would. Tim Hortons, for instance, has eliminated unpaid breaks and … [Read more...]