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Venezuela Worsens, Shutdown Ends, & Too Many Candidates

The longest shutdown in U.S. history came to an end, or at least a break, Venezuela nears civil war, and way too many people...
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Second Referendum For Brexit & The “Friendship Pact”

Welcome to the new expansion off of our previous UK news roundup. We realized that many of our readers are interested not only in...
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EVA Air Stripping Incident, Thailand Election Coming, & Hong Kong Update

"In Hong Kong, a move from the government to criminalize “insulting” the Chinese national anthem is underway. Thailand is having their first election since their military coup that took place five years ago. In Taiwan, EVA air is in a bit of a tizzle with an incident involving undressing a passenger on a flight." Writes Amos Joseph in this week's Asian News Roundup.
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What Really Happened at the Lincoln Memorial?

The woke mob is out for blood once again it seems as Buzzfeed has had a real weekend at the races. First, they shared...

Planes Grounded & Updated Deal On Border Wall Shutdown

A week’s worth of shutdown drama topped off from a big compromise proposal from the President. This is the last week in review.

May’s Deal is Dead, but She Isn’t, and Banning Scented Candles

"Guys, the reason why the UK population chose to leave the EU was to be rid of unnecessary government overreach. We’re not doing this so we can finally tell everyone in the country what to consume or not to consume. Just leave people alone." Writes James Smith in this week's UK News Roundup. Don't forget to check out his weekly column on Being Libertarian every Monday called "Opting Out" as well!
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Malaysia Goes Nationalistic, & Cotton On The Moon

"The news this week is quite spicy compared to other weeks as we’re looking at two things involving China and the passage of a nationalistic law in Malaysia." This week's is a good one!

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...

Shutdown Continues & 2020 Begins To Ramp Up

The shutdown drags on, the border debate continues, and the 2020 election is getting closer every day. This is the last week in review. Shutdown The...
gun control

Gun Control in the Wake of Kentucky

"Despite the continuing decline of our constitutionality, I still believe in the Second Amendment. These attacks are horrific, and I don’t see a clear solution to this problem." Writes Rocky in this article original published Jan 25th, 2018

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Government Paternalism

"The government has a vested interest in prolonging adolescence. This is because those with an adolescent mindset will need a care taker, and the government will be right there to provide it."
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The Future of Universal Basic Income (UBI) Explored

"What I see happening is that unless newer fields emerge that are of interest to people (since this scenario has enough base costs covered to not really need to work), and assuming this somehow doesn’t turn into some form of Star Trek socialism, I believe that we’ll move from a service economy into more of an entertainment economy."
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What #YangGang2020 Needs to Realize About Yang

"On the surface, there’s a good chunk of ideas that could sit quite well with libertarians and many of the goals and changes we’ve wanted to see for years. Unfortunately, there’s a lot on the other side of this equation that needs a look over."