Dr. Bill B. May

Jun 19th, 2016 * RECOMMENDED READINGS Robert May 5 min read
 

 Sadly, Dr. Bill B. May, who began the NewsBalance website in 2001, has passed away.  The website included articles where the intent was to show both sides of an issue or concept.  Bill also wrote a daily op-ed piece with his perspective on a current event or item of interest.  While many contributed to the website over the years, Bill was pretty much the sole…

Liberty

So Who Do You Want To Govern You?

Apr 29th, 2016 Government, Liberty, Politics, Property Rights, Regulation, Taxes Bill B. May 5 min read
 

 by Bill B. May Whether you chose to or not, you were born into (or under) a government. You are governed, by somebody.   Have you ever sat down and asked, why do I need to be governed?   Think about it. Why does my daily life require an external force for me to function? A governance? Am I not capable of making my own decisions?   We…

20,000 illegals with criminal convictions released into U.S. communities in 2015

Apr 28th, 2016 * RECOMMENDED READINGS, Crime and Police Actions, Education, Immigration William Nissen 1 min read
 

 Homeland Security has made some gains in detaining criminal aliens, but still released into the community nearly 20,000 immigrants last year who’d already been convicted of crimes — including hundreds charges with sexual assault, kidnapping or homicide — according to figures sent to Congress this week.

Airbnb: Regulation without Government

Apr 25th, 2016 Uncategorized Bill B. May 1 min read
 

 Robert P. Murphy writes:   Does Airbnb allow landlords to run unregulated hotels? A January report from the American Hotel and Lodging Association says yes: “From Air Mattresses to Unregulated Business: An Analysis of the Other Side of Airbnb.” But the terms chosen for the report assume a choice between political regulation and no regulation. This is a false choice.

Bill May Liberty

The Presidential Campaign 2016 PART III: The Race

Apr 11th, 2016 Elections, Government, Liberty, Politics Bill B. May 7 min read
 

 The Presidential Campaign 2016 Part I: The Election of 2016 The Presidential Campaign 2016 I had hoped that 2016 would be the year when the voting public would be so tired of Washington DC shenanigans that something big might happen. I thought that maybe Liberty would come to the forefront and the country might be guided by Libertarian principles. Nay, it is pretty much business…

Bill May Liberty

The Presidential Campaign 2016 Part II: Back to Basics

 

 Part I: The Election of 2016 The Presidential Campaign 2016 I had hoped that 2016 would be the year when the voting public would be so tired of Washington DC shenanigans that something big might happen. I thought that maybe Liberty would come to the forefront and the country might be guided by Libertarian principles. Nay, it is pretty much business as usual with Donald…

Part I: The Election of 2016

Apr 9th, 2016 Elections, Government, Liberty, Politics Bill B. May 4 min read
 

 POLITICS Part I: The Election of 2016   The Presidential Campaign 2016 I had hoped that 2016 would be the year when the voting public would be so tired of Washington DC shenanigans that something big might happen. I thought that maybe Liberty would come to the forefront and the country might be guided by Libertarian principles. Nay, it is pretty much business as usual…