Category Archives: Justice

Death by the State Returns

by Cato Rand Profound apologies at my work-related hiatus from the blogosphere. Glad to be back. Mario Deane’s Death I begin with comments re: the recent beating death of Mario Deane. This 31 year old construction worker was arrested on … Continue reading

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Slavery Reparations

An Article from Townhall.com Professor Walter Williams at it again in today’s online townhall articles. View original article here: http://townhall.com/columnists/walterewilliams/2014/06/18/slavery-reparations-n1852058/page/full   SLAVERY REPARATIONS by Walter Williams Calls for slavery reparations have returned with the publication of Ta-Nehisi Coates’ “The Case … Continue reading

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Guilty? The Kartel Trial Has Revealed Our Flawed Justice System

by Cato Rand So Jamaicaʼs latest version of the “trial of the century” is now over and dancehall kingpin Vbyz Kartel has been found guilty of the murder of Clive “Lizard” Williams. According to prosecutors he was murdered because of … Continue reading

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Nobody, Gay or Straight has the Right to a Wedding Cake

AN ARTICLE FROM REASON MAGAZINE Find original article at following link: http://www.reason.com/archives/2014/03/06/nobody-gay-or-straight-has-the-right-to   NOBODY, GAY OR STRAIGHT HAS THE RIGHT TO A WEDDING CAKE Rather than arguing over who can discriminate or why, look at what goods and services actually … Continue reading

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Are the Minimum Wage and the Drug War Racist?

An Article from The Future of Freedom Foundation Need we say more about the harm that the Minimum Wage and the War on Drugs does to the people its intended to help? Here in this article, Jacob Hornberger, the President … Continue reading

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The Case Against Reparations for the Caribbean-Part 2

by Cato Rand Read Part 1: here In the trans-Atlantic slave trade, white Europeans went to a place where slavery existed and bought humans to work on plantations in the New World. These white slave traders went to West Africa … Continue reading

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Reparation Debate Lost in Logic

by Lipton Matthews The pro-reparation lobbyists have failed to create a convincing argument for reparations and it is unlikely that they will be taken seriously internationally. The Economist agrees with me. My new found colleagues Cato and Kavon have written … Continue reading

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