Can Destruction Create Wealth?

Do natural disasters, war, and other destructive actions benefit the economy? French economist Frédéric Bastiat argues they do not because destruction cannot create wealth.

Ron Paul’s Virginia Tea Party Speech

Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) spoke to the Virginia Tea Party Patriots Convention on October 9, 2010 and delivered an powerful speech about patriotism, the economic crisis, free market economics, the Constitution, and many other current issues impacting our government.