Global EconomyWar and Foreign Policy
Trump's Singapore Summit was really just a way for him to cede power in the region to the Koreas and to China.
Legal SystemMedia and Culture
Democratic governors are implementing their own versions of net neutrality.
HealthTaxes and SpendingU.S. History
Recent media coverage suggests more government spending and more government control is the only "solution" to rising suicide rates in America.
StrategyTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy
The Colorado constitution mandates voter approval of tax increases, and controls spending growth. If only we had something similar for the feds.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
The EU’s precariousness will only be fully exposed by the next credit crisis and the ECB’s response to it, which will end up collapsing the euro.
Decentralization and SecessionStrategy
Booms and BustsThe FedFinancial Markets
The Fed is already living dangerously with its recent hike, and further rises will all but guarantee a credit crisis.
Californians will be able to vote in splitting the state up this November. Which is great because California needs a huge dose of decentralization.
U.S. EconomyU.S. History
The US is often criticized for supposedly offering a lower quality of life than Europe. But far more Europeans migrate to the US than the other way around.
War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of Economics
WWI symbolized the triumph of militarism and nationalism over the all-too-brief flourishing of liberalism — and also sowed the seeds of fascism, socialism, and the Second World War.