Eric Dondero and the Myth of the Pro-Defense Libertarian

**Updates to this post at bottom** I received an e-mail this morning from Eric Dondero, the self-proclaimed Libertarian Republican. He asks the anti-war libertarians for our “moral support” for his group of supposedly pro-Defense libertarians as they wage their wars against the bad guys. The short answer, from me at least, is no. I will …

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Washington Post on Defense Spending

Excellent article in yesterday’s Washington Post about defense spending. The article goes through “five myths,” mainly showing that the rationale for various spending is not rational. I disagree where it criticizes military pay. It is probably true that the high-ranking generals and admirals get a bit much (though I’m not sure), but the front line …

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