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Basic Economics, Thomas Sowell

This is one of the best books on economics, and is a must-read for anyone interested in individual rights and freedom.

The Constitution of Liberty, F.A. Hayek

This is a great work from of the most seminal “Libertarian” thinkers in modern history. …


There is some debate today about the subjectivity of certain beliefs or convictions. “Moral relativity” and post-modernism are easy targets in certain circles, as there is a push to legitimate the upholding of certain traditions and values through philosophical and academic endeavors.

None of that is to say that I…


“And here we are, at the scene of today’s American Gore Live, set in beautiful downtown Charleston. Charleston, West Virginia, that is,” the male announcer said, his voice overly enthusiastic.

Staring at the blueish glow emanating from my six-point-one inch dynamic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, I nodded and offered up a…


Summary: The debate among America’s colonial founders regarding the need for and scope of a standing federal military helped give rise to the Second Amendment. Many early American leaders neither wanted nor trusted a federalized military. A draft with far fewer exemptions than have been contemporaneously used would help alleviate…


Introduction

Thomas Jefferson’s seminal ideas influenced world history. Perhaps one of his most famous concepts was that individuals should be able to do anything that caused no harm to others. Given that this prominent figure in our nation’s epic saga grew hemp and may have even used it for its…


As I sat, internally engaging in the now-familiar debate of whether or not I should include a “trigger warning” for a story I’d hastily written on my phone while my daughter cried somewhere in the background because she couldn’t find her (current) favorite stuffed toy, I was confronted with the…


*This content contains language or themes that might not be appropriate for all audiences. Reader discretion is advised.

Dancing around his small, cramped, brightly lit kitchen, he twirled in circles and threw his hands in the air as he listened to Rittz on his pirated Pandora. Throwing two fingers in…


We’ve all seen the lists.

You know the ones. They look at the number of registered Libertarians and/or donations to Ron Paul at some point in the not-so-distant past and attempt to make inferences about entire states based on that data. …


We all fear it.

Yes, it’s time to talk about elections.

While many of us will likely heave a sigh of relief the very second 2020 is over, the unfortunate reality that will continue to batter most of us every single day for the next three- or even four- months…


Abstract: External supply chains in the modern era represent a grave threat to the American people, American businesses, and American interests, both domestically and abroad. This overreliance also presents a glaring national security threat. …

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