Thomas J. DiLorenzo [send him mail] is professor of economics at Loyola College in Maryland and the author
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First Law of Government: In government, failure is success.
Second Law of Government is that politicians will never assume responsibility for any of the problems that they cause.
Third Law of Government is that, with one or two exceptions, all politicians are habitual liars.
Fourth Law of Government is that politicians will only take the advice of their legions of academic advisors if it promises to increase their power, wealth, and influence, even if they know the advice is bad (or even devastating) for the rest of society.
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How about a Fifth Law? Government, and it’s use of force, is the root of all modern day evils. Government is the meme that kills.
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