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Matthew Bankert

Matthew Bankert ( is a software developer and musician writing from Maryland. He converted to the freedom philosophy after reading Ron Paul’s book The Revolution in 2008.

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How School Districts Put Politics Before Children

Bureaucracy and Regulation


School boards are political institutions often more interested in social policy than in education.

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How Much Does a Tax Cut Cost?

Taxes and Spending

Claiming that tax cuts impose a cost on society assumes the government is the rightful owner of all our wealth and incomes.
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Public Servants: Who is Serving Whom?

Taxes and SpendingInterventionismMonopoly and Competition


Public servants on average are paid better than their private sector taxpaying counterparts. How exactly are they our "servants"?

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