Opinion

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...
freedom

Freedom Is Not Ability, And It Never Was

"The idea of economic freedom as is used by progressives is a bastardization of the term and one that attempts to conflate abilities and positive rights with negative ones."
intervention

The Case Against Foreign Military Intervention

"What is right is not determined by what the outcome is, but by what the means entail, and if those means do not adhere to the basic principle of respecting the sanctity of any single human life, then what is being done is wrong."
Church

The Death of the Church

"The church is dead and its beliefs so diluted by social pressures and self-interest that no significant incentives, strong enough to create action, remain to act as a meaningful agent of change in the world today."
marijuana

Want to Secure the Border? Legalize Marijuana

By now, we’re sure you’ve heard some type of amazing, almost too good to be a true story about marijuana transforming someone’s life. The...
supervillians

Socialist Superheroes Need to Invent Supervillians

"You can come up with any half-baked save-the-world scheme as long as you profess good intentions and build up good supervillains."
observations and prescriptions

Observations vs. Prescriptions

"Just because the observations are correct does not mean that the prescriptions will automatically be correct as well. It’s the difference between the facts and the arguments," writes Killian Hobbs in this week's Bad Arguments
common sense

Common Sense Regulations

I realized a few things after reading the manifesto of the Texas shooting suspect, which was being shared all over social media just hours after the incident. This is not the world we lived in when the forefathers penned the constitution.
Medical

Being Libertarian Means Supporting Medical Freedom

"As a libertarian, you can think vaccination is a great boon to public health. You can think it’s the best thing since sliced bread. You cannot accept government-sponsored censorship of dissent and you cannot accept mandatory vaccination. Leave that to the fascists."
immigration

Political Opinions On Immigration Are Hollow

While it's true a significant portion of Americans support government restriction of immigration (around 30% want less immigration and another 40% want levels kept...

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Ruff

Ruff and Phillips Speak to the Success of Libertarian Party Down Ballot Wins

"Kim Ruff is a candidate for the Libertarian Party’s nomination for president in 2020. Her campaign is dedicated to focusing on local elections and to impassion people to be the spark to reignite liberty."
Greta Thunberg

Greta Thunberg and the Problem of Child Soldiers

"The first step in solving a problem is to acknowledge that there is one. The faster we acknowledge how unacceptable this is in politics, the sooner we can all hopefully move beyond them."

What Is ‘Left’ and What Is ‘Right’?

The German liberal-conservative magazine Junge Freiheit (Young Freedom) published a  survey in 2018 about how the Germans see themselves politically on the left-right scale....