Philosophy

people are predictable

We Can’t Say That People Are Predictable

There are entire fields of study devoted to the question of whether people are predictable or not. Psychology, sociology, and anthropology have all attempted...
thinkers

In Defense Of Thinkers: Hold Ideas, Not People

This is one of my biggest pet hates - when thinkers are rejected because of one thing they said or did. It’s prevalent in...

In Defense of Hayek – Examining Arguments Among Those Within the LvMI

There’s an article out there, written by Hans Hermann Hoppe, that is pretty brutal when it comes to speaking of Hayek. Alternatively, contemporaries such...
ideology worked before

“That Ideology Worked Before”

Quite often when we discuss the viability of certain political or social ideas we can cite an example, or at least something close enough....
monopolies

Governments Prevent Monopolies

Chief amongst arguments made against the free market economics we all know and love is the argument that the government is necessary as a...
you couldn't understand

“You Couldn’t Understand”

Albert Einstein once said, "If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough." If someone claims that you couldn't understand something remind them that the onus is on them to explain it better.
we live in a society

“We Live In A Society”

"In this case, they are saying "We all live in society. These people in society have this problem. Therefore society is responsible." While the attribute of living in society may be shared, there is an illicit error in assuming that this translates to who holds the responsibility."
jobs

“They Took Our Jobs!”

Unemployment is always an issue faced in the modern world. Job Security is normally within nearly any “top X” list of priorities for employees....
Rothbard Button

Why I’m Not Pushing The Rothbard Button

Let’s get some definitions out of the way. What is the Rothbard button? It’s essentially an Anarcho-Capitalist purity test. The question is...
boycotts

“Boycotts Don’t Work”

It seems at least once a month we hear about some gaffe or another that a person or company has made, and by extension,...

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American

For years talking heads, political scientists, and that weird neighbor that collects a lot of military surpluses have been loudly talking about a coming...
Greta Thunberg

The Ideology of the Mob

For weeks now, violent riots have overtaken American cities across the country. Hundreds of millions of dollars in property damage has already been done,...
Jay's Execution

Where Do We Go From Here?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last four years, you might have noticed that the United States has been experiencing more...