Category: Cartels vs. liberty

National chains are interspersed among locally-owned shops in Hixson, Chattanooga, Tenn. (Photo David Tulis)

How national economy makes Chattanooga a wasteland

This is what our mode of production optimizes: ugliness, debt-serfdom, and servitude to politically dominant corporations. An insightful correspondent recently remarked on the striking transition of American neighborhoods from commercial districts dominated by locally owned …
Andy Berke, Chattanooga mayor, is all smiles among a group of children. (Photo Facebook)

If Berke is pro-cop, is he pro-black?

Mayor Andy Berke is so out of touch with the operations of his own police department that he does not see its continuing acidic dealings with the people of Chattanooga, especially blacks. Mr. Berke rebukes …