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Israel Elections May Bring A More Libertarian Government

Elections for the twenty-first Knesset (the Israeli Parliament) will be held on the 9th of April. This is very exciting news for libertarians, especially...
USMCA deal

New Deal with USMCA: Good For North American Trade?

Trump got his trade deal, with his strong-arm tactics forcing Canada and Mexico to the table. So, was it worth it? Many are quick...

May Survives No Confidence Vote Over Brexit Woes

"The May loyalists are seeing the result as an almighty victory that embarrasses the “extremist” Tory backbenchers hellbent on a “hard” Brexit. These Brexiteers do not share that opinion. They feel it is but further embarrassment for the PM."
Deal

Deadline on Brexit Deal Approaching, French Cardinal Jailed, and Albanian Unrest

"The UK’s Attorney General, Geoffrey Cox, has assured that negotiations with the Union will carry on and a deal will be settled before the final meaningful vote on the withdrawal bill on the 12th, before the official leaving date of the 29th," writes James Smith
TV License

TV License: What It Is & Why It Needs To Be Scrapped

The first time Americans hear that the UK requires residents to have a license to watch live television, it’s likely to induce an incredulous...

Ridesharing Restricted, Canadian To Be Killed, & Shelter Shutdown

Welcome back to the Canadian News Roundup where each week we look at major news from across the Great White North. This week: A...
Privatization

The Case for Privatization of Indian Railways

"An operating ratio close to one suggests complete negligence and a marked disregard for profit maximization. But that is all right since the Indian taxpayer will always be around to foot the bill."
bernier

Bernier Announces New Party; The People’s Party

Earlier today at a press conference in Ottawa, Maxime Bernier finally announced the name of his newly minted party that will be running for...

May Shows Her Colours & Royals Cough Up To US

Relationship With EU Post-Withdrawal Settled The UK and EU have settled on terms for their relationship post-Brexit and will be finalized this weekend. Prime Minister...
china

Chinese New Year Brings Tensions With Taiwan

This week in Asia we follow a lot of the usual suspects. A UN report indicates a startling discovery of North Korea’s nuclear situation, China...

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