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Congress Exploits Hurricane to Raise Debt Ceiling

Taxes and Spending

Blog09/11/2017
The Republicans aren't letting this crisis go to waste. They're using it to put American taxpayers deeper in debt.
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Will Congress and Trump Declare War on WikiLeaks?

The Police State

Blog08/29/2017
The federal government is ratcheting up its war against those who embarrass the government by documenting its many misdeeds.
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Jeff Sessions Endorses Theft

Legal SystemU.S. History

Blog08/07/2017
Anyone traveling with "too much" cash runs the risk of having it stolen by a police officer.
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Congress Loves to Slap Sanctions on Foreign Regimes — But Do They Ever Work?

War and Foreign Policy

Blog07/24/2017
Economic sanctions as foreign policy are based on the idea that it's good to make civilians suffer in order to bring about regime change. It's a failed strategy.
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Does Britain Have the World’s Best Health System? Only If You Ignore Outcomes

Health

Blog07/20/2017

Once said to be Britain's national religion, at this point the National Health Service might be more accurately described as Britain’s national cult.

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Big Military Spending Boost Threatens Our Economy and Security

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingWar and Foreign Policy

Blog07/18/2017
The House overwhelmingly approved a massive increase in military spending, passing a $696 billion National Defense Authorization bill for 2018.
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For Libertarians, the British Monarchy Is the Least of Our Worries

World HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog07/09/2017
The world would be a better place if the Queen expanded her veto power as a check against Parliament.
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We Must Declare Independence

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog07/03/2017
Our revolution is peaceful, and it concentrates on winning hearts and minds one at a time.
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