Opinion

How the Left Gave Us Trump, and What Libertarians Need to Learn From It

“Sorry, my liberal friends, but this one’s all on you.” The notion hit me like a ton of bricks this morning as I read a...

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...

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...

The Politically Insane – Potential Negative Side Effects of Politics

Before taking on a life of politics, one must be aware of the potential negative side effects. The following is a brief overview: Schizophrenia Those on...
License

License and Registration, Please

You know the drill, the Bad Orange Man said something inflammatory on Twitter again:   Of course, the internet is all aflutter...and rightly so, I mean...

Quality Over Quantity – Why Not Both? A Response to The Jack News

So the problem isn’t that we don’t run enough candidates, it’s that we run too many. Or at least that’s the case according to an...
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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Brains Over Bombs: Why Cooler Heads Must Prevail on North Korea

COUNTDOWN TO ARMAGEDDON With North Korea ramping up the doomsday rhetoric over the last few weeks, I’ve noticed my libertarian friends proposing some very un-libertarian...
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Let the People Speak

The first step in political maturity is the understanding that not everybody who disagrees with you is motivated by malice. A lot of people...

A Ron Swansong: Steak, Liberty, and The Great Outdoors

Ron Swanson, the epitome of the classic American outdoorsman. Stoic, frank, independent, and simple. His love for breakfast dishes, steak, whiskey, and the opposite...

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Iowa Flooding, Trump Veto, & O’Rourke In Action

Floods devastate Nebraska, Beto joins the crowded 2020 field, and Donald Trump issues the veto of his presidency. This is the last week in...
Bad political views

Why Reasonable People Have Bad Political Views

"Have you ever wondered why so many people have such bad political views? Why is it we all seem to have that extended family member who thinks they have the answer to every political question (despite dubious credentials)? More than almost any other topic, political opinions are prone to over-confidence."
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Destroying the “Social Contract” Argument in Three Easy Steps

"Want some ammo to put the nails in the coffin and bury the “social contract” argument you confront so often on social media? Keep reading."