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roseanne

Free Speech vs. The Free Market

By now, everyone has heard about the firestorm surrounding ABC cancelling the show “Roseanne” due to an insanely stupid tweet by the show’s namesake,...
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...

Who is Alfie Evans?

I’d like to introduce you to Alfie Evans. A child that had struggled with epileptic episodes, he was delayed in his developmental milestones early in...
Hoffman LSD

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...
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...
Books and Education

When Education Isn’t

Since the early origins of the state, it's rulers have always sought to ally itself with the social class of intellectuals to bolster the...

Uber Vs. Vietnam Railways

The little image of the car on the map seemed to be sitting at the junction for a long time. What was my Uber...
Failures of the government

The Elephant in The Room: The Failures of The Government

People have been pretty quick to advocate a lot of things in the wake of recent events. Surprisingly enough, the one common trend among...

Why Messaging Matters

I am an anarchist. That may come as a surprise to many who have heard me criticize Arvin Vohra’s comments on our military, but yes...at...
Racist or Libertarian 2

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...

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A Piece of Toast on Every Plate

"The sun was not yet coming through the window next to the coffee station, but it cast the world it overlooked in magnificent relief. The University, the Library, the Art District, each framed by tall green hedges and luscious trees full of birds."
dogmatism

No, We Aren’t Immune to Dogmatism

"The issue of dogmatism is one that we firmly believe is at play in the current political climate, but rarely do we bother to shift that mirror towards ourselves to see if we too are not guilty."
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Free Speech, Bullying, and Suicide

"Free speech has been a central point around a number of topics, but can free speech be a murder weapon? Where is the line drawn between free speech and bullying?"