Opinion

Rent is Theft is Theft

“Rent is Theft” is Theft

There has been much debate and controversy in libertarian circles recently over the concept of private property, with the ideas of rent and landlordism,...

Don’t Be a Dick: A New Approach to Libertarian Outreach

As much as libertarians like to squabble and disagree, there is one thing that probably 99% of us can agree on: we are all...
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Racist, or Libertarian; Pick One – Why Racial Prejudice is Not Compatible With Libertarianism

Why Racial Prejudice is Not Compatible With Libertarianism There is a frustrating trend among libertarians, to create criteria that exclude others from their own interpretation...

On Ron Paul, Daniel Hayes, and The Libertarian Party Mises Caucus: A Call To...

Like many across the Liberty Movement, I have been following the ongoing saga after the shocking accusation made by Michael Heise of the Libertarian...
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The Problem with “Someone” Doing “Something”; A Libertarian Solution to the School Shooting Epidemic

“Someone should do something.” We hear it every time there’s a tragedy like the school shooting that occurred this past week in Florida, where at...
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What Is Bicycle Day? Albert Hoffman and the Complicated History of LSD

On April 19th, 1943, a chemist working for Sandoz pharmaceuticals took an experimental drug he had synthesized 5 years earlier. 250 micrograms of a...

A Quarrelsome Bunch; (Why Libertarians Can’t Get Along)

The Libertarian Party and the liberty movement, in general, must contend with some potent opposition... from the dismissive nature of mainstream media to the...
Ron Paul

Why Ron Paul Still Matters

I have a confession to make: I haven’t always been a Libertarian. While I had always considered myself a “small-l” libertarian, the truth is...

Taxation and Jesus

“Then the Pharisees went and plotted how to entangle him (Jesus) in his words. And they sent their disciples to him, along with the...
Australian NFA

Analyzing Australia’s NFA: Not so fast, liberals

A brief word on the Las Vegas incident as it pertains to firearm regulation. In the wake of the Las Vegas tragedy, it seems evident...

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Dead & Jailed Journalists: Time Magazine’s Person Of The Year

"These are just four examples of how journalists have faced harassment, threats of imprisonment and even threats upon their lives for reporting injustices committed by government around the world. A free press is vital in ensuring governments remain accountable to their people. When journalists are not allowed to act independently and perform their jobs accurately, government corruption remains hidden from the public."
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This weeks roundup will be full focused on China as its been the centerpiece of news this past week. An ex-Canadian diplomat, Michael Kovrig...
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Bad Arguments Vol. 25 – Bad Faith Arguments

"If the goal was as stated, open discourse, then we wouldn't fall into the trappings of fallacious arguments. It is the secondary desire to win or to humiliate that perverts the discourse. It also leads to the inability to make corrections or accept faults in our own thinking."