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Bureaucracy and RegulationPrice Controls
Blinded by their zeal to save the masses from the "excesses" of greedy landlords, politicians are ignoring the regulatory state that keeps housing prices on the rise.
The protest movements by gun-ownership-rights activists in Virginia still faces an uphill battle. But it may be the best battle to choose, since it would be a mistake to put faith in the courts.
Was healthcare a natural right two hundred years ago? If so, how is it that this "right" to eighteenth-century medicine morphed into a right to MRIs and chemotherapy? Do rights change with technology? That's not how rights work.
Decentralization and SecessionStrategy
In a large enough democracy, the impact of an individual vote is statistically zero on the margin.
Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory
Uncritically holding democracy out as an ideal overlooks the question of whether market democracy or political democracy better serves citizens.
PricesValue and Exchange
Values of goods are not static things that can be used for central planning. Values apply only to a particular transaction at a particular place and at a given time by human beings.
Decentralization and Secession
Efforts to abolish the US Senate because it's "undemocratic" employ a very crude and dangerous type of majoritarianism.
Booms and Busts
Our flawed economic measure called GDP leads to a flawed and skewed view of the economy in which consumer spending is the most important metric.