Another article on nationalism, with words of wisdom from Don Boudreaux as channeled through Mark Perry (with additional commentary by Mark).

Free trade makes the world a better place. Nationalism does not.

Note also that duties are often of benefit to politically connected industries. Duties are taxes on average Americans and benefit only a select few. Nationalism is often cronyism.

This is just the same as Rainy Day Boots. Nicholas Beal ended up figuring it out.

-JD Cross