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By Walter E. Williams

all through heritage, own liberty, unfastened markets, and peaceful, voluntary exchanges were roundly denounced by means of tyrants and sometimes greeted with suspicion via most of the people. regrettably, american citizens have more and more accredited the tyrannical principles of diminished deepest estate rights and lowered rights to earnings, and became enamored with regulations on own liberty and regulate by means of govt. during this newest selection of essays chosen from his syndicated newspaper columns, Walter E. Williams takes on a variety of arguable matters surrounding race, schooling, the surroundings, the structure, wellbeing and fitness care, overseas 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 private liberty and its major ingredient—limited government." together with his traditional elementary insights and honesty, Williams finds the lack of liberty in approximately each vital point of our lives, the big decline in our values, and the ethical tragedy that has befallen american citizens at the present time: our trust that it really is appropriate for the govt to forcibly use one American to serve the needs of another.

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