Articles and Posts by Doug-bandow:
From Good War to Bad Social Engineering(6)
The United States has been at war in Afghanistan for more than eight years. That is longer than our involvement in both world wars combined. Yet the end of the conflict appears to be further away than ever. It is not even clear what would constitute victory.
Social Security’s War on Families: A Current Crisis and a Coming Disaster(13)
The war in Iraq has left many casualties; Social Security reform is one of them. For so long, Democrats surrounded the issue with demagoguery. And now that the Democrats control Capitol Hill, Republicans seem unwilling to acknowledge, let alone confront, Social Security’s impending financial collapse.
And yet the need to confront the problem has never been greater.