Thursday, December 14, 2017

Politics

New Libertarian Politics 2 of 3: Political Organization Outside The State

This article is the second in a series of three on new approaches to politics for libertarians.  The three approaches can be thought of...

New Libertarian Politics 1 of 3: The Importance of Pragmatism

Libertarianism has come to a point where it must embrace pragmatic solutions like never before.  The stakes are high: the possibility of nuclear war,...

Dennis Rodman Could Save Us All from Nuclear War

Former Bulls star and North Korea’s leader are an unlikely pair that just may save us all – well, at least from a nuclear...

Donald Trump Begins His Inevitable Shift Towards the Dems

This week, President Trump made a deal with Democratic leadership to extend the formal debt ceiling limit by three months (though in practice, much...

Rand Paul Wants Harvey Relief to Come From Spending Cuts

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) is proposing that the United States use spending cuts to fund approximately $8 billion in aid for areas hit by...

Progressive Democracy Is Great for the 1%

The Occupy Wall Street movement that began in 2011 protested government policies that favored the 1%, the elite, over the 99%, the masses. Their...

Of Gods and Central Planners

Don’t get your economics from Game of Thrones - or any other fictional Show Oh, the delicious power of writing fiction! Your paper world is...

Engineering Another Hyped Trump-Russia Story

There is a new Trump-Russia story making the rounds this week. It's about a real estate deal that the Trump Organization considered in Moscow...

Charlottesville Haters: Test Case for the Internet as Public Square

In a recent column, I celebrated the phenomenon of “Social Preferencing” and the boost Charlottesville gave to an online, crowdsourced, social media version of it,...

TSA justifies pat downs with op-eds — is my paper trail to blame?

Americans love to grouse about the Transportation Security Agency. I have caterwauled as loudly as anyone over the years. But I learned last week...
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