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Don’t Let Your Adversaries Raise Your Children

Bureaucracy and RegulationEducationLegal SystemSocialism

Blog01/26/2024

As government schools continue to propagate collectivist ideology, it is time for more parents to declare their independence and homeschool their children.

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If One Wishes to Discredit Capitalism, One Should at Least Understand How It Works

SocialismCalculation and KnowledgeOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog01/26/2024

Scott R. Sehon tries to be intellectually honest in his critique of capitalism and his endorsement of socialism, but David Gordon writes that Sehon needs to better know the arguments favoring capitalism.

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Climate Deniers Deny Socialism. That's Why the Regime Hates Them.

Big GovernmentBureaucracy and RegulationThe EnvironmentSocialism

Blog01/26/2024

So-called climate change is really an excuse for government to do what it does worst: intervene in our economic affairs. While government efforts will not cool the planet, they will make life more difficult for the planet’s inhabitants.

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Government Banks Would Be a Dangerous Tool for Progressive Ideologues

Cronyism and CorporatismMonetary PolicyMoney and BanksSocialism

Blog01/23/2024

Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have introduced legislation to create government-owned banks, ostensibly to “increase accountability.” In truth, the banks would exist to fund progressive causes.

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Jacobin Capitalism?

Free MarketsLibertarianismPoliticsSocialism

Blog01/19/2024

In his review of Claes G. Ryn's The Failure of American Conservatism, David Gordon points out that Austrian economic methodology is not a value-laden Jacobin experiment, but rather a workable explanation of how a successful economy works.

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Reflections on the Libertarian Role in Society

LibertarianismMedia and CultureSocialismWorld History

Blog01/18/2024

As the recent election of Javier Milei in Argentina shows us, there still is a place in the political world for libertarian thinking. Liberty is a goal still worth pursuing.

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The Decisive Driving Force to Victory for Javier Milei

AnarchyDemocracyPoliticsSocialism

Blog01/17/2024

Javier Milei has begun his presidency by taking action against much of Argentina’s vast welfare state. One hopes it is the beginning to a successful term in office.

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The Oregon Problem: It’s Not Drugs! It’s the Socialistic Political Culture

LibertarianismMedia and CulturePoliticsSocialism

Blog01/16/2024

As Oregon struggles with the aftermath of drug legalization, some are calling for new criminalization of drugs. The problem, however, isn’t the drugs but rather the socialistic mindset of people in Oregon who refuse to protect property from drug users.

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Why Argentina Needs Free Cities

Decentralization and SecessionEconomic FreedomFree MarketsSocialism

Blog01/05/2024

For most of the past century, Argentina has seen the destruction wrought by collectivism. To reverse the damage, the nation must allow decentralization, beginning with free cities.

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The Problems with Post-Trump Populism

PhilosophyPoliticsSocialismPolitical Theory

Blog12/28/2023

As both progressives and conservatives turn authoritarian, libertarian populism inspired by Murray Rothbard provides an alternative to the statist nonsense that dominates political discourse.

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