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The Death of the Sock Account

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"If you currently own a sock account, I recommend you save anything you don't want deleted. Yesterday. If your identity gets reported, or the AI system flags it, your profile will be toast in ten minutes."

Liberty is the Solution to Extremes

Liberty
"Liberty is neither vindictive nor is it about moral crusading. Liberty is the only answer to the extremism being offered by the left and the right in our society."

In Defense Of A Free Market Of Cultures

Free Market, Culture
Free market capitalism has been, is, and likely always will be a staple of the Libertarian Party’s platform and, more generally, a key aspect of Libertarian political ideology. In the Libertarian Party’s 2018 platform publication, the Libertarian Party says as much in their Statement of Principles, which, for obvious reasons, is one of the best one-stop summaries for Libertarian...

How Zoning Laws Squash Alternative Lifestyles

tiny house, zoning laws
You’ve probably heard of the “tiny house” movement.  For freedom-loving people, the movement is admirable:  People are choosing to forego the tradition of spending a huge fraction of their income to own and maintain a full-sized home, instead opting for a tiny house of about one to four hundred square feet, plenty for the basic essentials of living.  This...

Keynesian Economics Are Doomed To Fail

Keynes keynesian
Our country was initially founded on the principles of limited government, individual rights, and personal responsibility. These principles, obviously, were meant to give more economic freedom to the individual to undertake, create, stimulate and innovate. However, since the Great Depression, this vision of personal responsibility has drastically changed. It has primarily changed economically with the economic theory of British...

Robinson Crusoe Economics

Robinson Crusoe
When we first start reading into libertarian philosophy, we see examples of how things currently are, and the benefits, both practically and morally, that come from removing levels of state interference. We see arguments for the reinforcement of our rights, and clearer definitions of what rights we do and do not have. One of the most influential and reused...

Instagram & Mental Health: Exposing Pink Capitalism

instagram
I’d like to start this article off by saying this: as the vast majority of people that come here to get information, I fully respect the right for private companies to do pretty much whatever they want with their companies. That being said, many people say that as an attempt to deflect criticism that’s well earned. That red herring...

8Chan: What Modern Day Book Burning Looks Like

8chan
The recent shutdown of 8Chan by Cloudflare Inc. was completed by taking away the heart of 8Chan’s DNS and SS. Several of the last few mass shootings including New Zealand, El Paso, and Parkland were all praised by internet trolls on 8Chan. Libertarians have a strong sense of freedom of speech and are often of the opinion that even...

Praxeology: The Nature of Economics

praxeology
The science of human action, better known as praxeology, is of a different character than the physical sciences. It is our best explanation of how creative objects such as people act in the world, and of what we can logically deduce from a few simple axioms. While physical theories, such as Einstein’s theory of relativity, can in principle be...

Why The Libertarian Party Doesn’t Matter

libertarian party
A question frequently asked in libertarian circles is "what is the best way to advance liberty?"  Some claim that the Libertarian Party is the best vehicle for spreading libertarian ideas. What should be considered, first and foremost, is to understand what liberty is, and why the Libertarian Party can't deliver it. Libertarianism is a way of life, a philosophy about...

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