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Impeachment Is Un-Democratic: The Left's Odd Definition of Democracy

World HistoryPolitical Theory


Leftists are upset that an elected legislative body has selected the new Brazilian president. It is "un-democratic" they say.

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Socialism: The World's Greatest Generator of Poverty

World HistoryPolitical Theory


If you are looking for a short introduction to socialism that rewards rereading, Thomas DiLorenzo's The Problem With Socialism is it.

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In the EU, the Worst Rise to the Top

World HistoryPolitical Theory


European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is the master of pretended wisdom. But Juncker is not the disease, he is the symptom.

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Brazil's Lost Decade: We Must Free Our Economy

Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory


Here in Brazil, free-market ideas have long been ridiculed and ignored, with disastrous results.

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We Need More Borders and More States

Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory


As Venezuela shows, living close to an international border can be an important lifeline. This illustrates the benefits of political decentralization.

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The Unique Evil of the Left

World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Since the French Revolution, leftism has served as the impetus for many of the state's worst massacres and totalitarian impulses.

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Put Your Hope In Radical Decentralization

Big GovernmentStrategyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory


Do not put your trust in democracy, but neither should you trust in a dictatorship. Rather, put your hope into radical political decentralization.

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The First Day of the Somme

War and Foreign PolicyWorld History


The Sacrifice of July 1, 1916. The first day of the Battle of the Somme was a human disaster.

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The US Should Have 10,000 Members of Congress

U.S. HistoryWorld HistoryPolitical Theory


The ballooning size of legislative districts in the US is just one more illustration of how the United States is too large.

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