So now we know why FDR and his crew were so happy to repeal Prohibition. The low-down dirty swine! He’d never have got the New Deal past Americans if they’d been sober.
It follows that there is still one hope for overthrowing the overweening Federal Goliath before it is too late. I look forward to our boy Beck’s forthcoming campaign to restore the Eighteenth Amendment.
This approach to the prevention of tyranny has a long and distinguished record across the world, and no doubt there will be plenty of guys in the Saudi Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice who will be happy to give our hero some pointers.
I am an interdisciplinary social scientist studying Political Science. Most of my work is in the public choice tradition, but I also make heavy use of Austrian economics, political theory, and economic sociology.
My main research interests are competitive government, political decentralization, and the voluntary provision of public goods.