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populism

Populism: Don’t Be Fooled By The Majority

"Populism avoids the key issues that we should be examining when trying to select the people who will be creating laws. We shouldn't care if they're "one of us" or if they "speak for the people." We should care what their policies are, what they stand for, and what their vision is."
Bender

Bender Bending Rodriguez And Creating Opportunities

In today’s economy, it is easy for the youth of the United States to feel stuck in a rut when it comes to the...
gun control

Gun Control: How the Media Manipulates You to Give Up Your Rights

"I want to be perfectly clear, I’m not going to try and change anyone’s mind, I simply want to give information not otherwise known, and let you make up your mind for yourself. Anyway, let's begin."
Syrian Civil War

The Constitutionality of War: Who Really has the Authority to Send American Troops into...

Following President Trump’s decision to lob missiles into yet another sovereign nation that hasn’t attacked us, talk has turned again to the legality of a...

LP Convention: What I learned About Libertarians

Libertarians have a reputation for nastiness online. In our own circles, we tend to be vicious and unforgiving, quick to attack anyone with whom...
Utopian

Anarchy Will Not Be Utopian

"We need to start understanding the differences between something being preferential and it being perfect. Anarchy is neither utopian nor perfect, and that’s exactly the point."

My Objection to The Current State of Things: The Lack of Local Focus.

Many Libertarians perform a ritual every four years. We watch a small, barely covered local debate between a few personalities. Then some delegates, many...
TSA

TSA Has Outlived What Little Purpose It Had

With the holiday season upon us, air travel is quickly ramping up as millions of Americans begin to move about the country to visit...
Free Market

The Problem With Saying “The Free Market Will Fix That”

“The freer the market, the freer the people” still rings true, but it should be fought for on the merits of what it is rather than what amounts to little more than hypothetical cures.
uber

Health Care Needs An Uber Revolution

"The current state of medicine in the US is depressing. Medical cartels rule and the people suffer as a result. Instead, I would like to transform the system so that all of the patients in the United States are treated like I was on that Time Square street. Where I was able to ride in a limo for the price of an UberX."

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Democracy

The Myth of Democracy

"The manipulation and slanted use of the term allows for the masses to think that they have some sort of say in the process. However, the idea of American democracy is just as much myth as the idea that Denmark is socialist."
fair share

What Is Your Fair Share?

"When it comes to calculating our fair share, we would need surely to assess the benefits of how society is arranged and the ways we inherit and gain from the aspects that fall to our favor, no? Frankly, no."
Black City

This Day I Bid You Shout

"Thirty years had passed since the walls went up. They’d been celebrated within the Black City. Each white brick laid was one step closer to safety."