Nations by Consent

Decentralization and SecessionStrategyPolitical Theory

12/09/2017The Journal of Libertarian Studies
If we deconstruct the modern nation-state, we shall reduce the scope of government power, the importance of voting and the extent of social conflict.

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Two Portraits from the American Civil War

U.S. History

Blog12/09/2017
Among Northerners who rallied for war, nationalism, and not abolitionism, was the dominant factor.

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The WTO: Useless for Trade, Useful for the State

Protectionism and Free Trade

The WTO’s end seems nearer now, but governments have a few reasons to keep it alive.

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Ryan McMaken: Who Prosecutes the Prosecutors?

Legal SystemThe Police State

12/08/2017Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Ryan McMaken discuss how and why federal prosecutors and agents became so powerful.

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The Fed's Great Unwind: Will It Sink Us?

The Fed

12/08/2017The Austrian
Rather than look to the Fed for solutions, a more practical approach is to demystify the Fed’s damaging effect on the economy sooner rather than later.

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NRA-Republican Backed Bill Makes it Easier for Feds to Disarm Citizens

Big Government

Blog12/08/2017
The NRA and their GOP supporters in the House have sided with the power of the Federal government over the second amendment rights of Americans.

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Bitcoin Loses Steam as Steam Loses Bitcoin

12/08/2017Power & Market

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How to Build a Better Government: Smaller, Consensual, and Decentralized

Decentralization and Secession

Blog12/08/2017
Tom W. Bell has written a well-sourced paean to consent, choice, and competitive governance.

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