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Why Large, Local Legislatures Are Better than the EU Parliament

Big GovernmentLegal SystemPolitical Theory

Blog06/28/2016

Large parliaments with small district sizes and easy access to legislators are preferable to the EU system of huge constituencies and little access.

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The Right of Self-Determination

Big GovernmentWorld History

Blog06/22/2016

The right of self-determination is the right of the inhabitants of every territory to decide on the state to which they wish to belong.

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The FBI and NSA Won't Keep Us Safe

Big GovernmentInterventionism

Blog06/13/2016

The NSA was too busy spying on your family to stop the Orlando gunman. But why aren't night clubs keeping tabs on people who walk in with rifles?

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Social Insecurity

Big GovernmentTaxes and Spending

Blog06/03/2016

Social Security and scores of other welfare programs have expanded at an accelerative rate.

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Switzerland Votes on "Free Lunch"

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog06/02/2016

The Swiss will vote on a taxpayer-provided "Unconditional Basic Income" for everyone. The Swiss have a history of rejecting similar measures.

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The Success of Socialist Newspeak

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureWorld History

Blog06/01/2016

The socialists have engineered a semantic revolution in converting the meaning of terms into their opposite.

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Government Can’t Help; It Can Only Hurt

Big Government

Blog06/01/2016

The TSA, VA, and IRS are just three examples of how government cannot effectively provide any good or service.

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The Week in Review: May 28, 2016

Big GovernmentThe FedStrategyU.S. EconomyInterventionism

Blog05/27/2016
Memorial Day weekend is a time to reflect on war, rather than celebrate it.

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The Task Confronting Libertarians

Big GovernmentStrategyGold Standard

Blog05/27/2016

Written in 1968, Hazlitt discusses libertarian strategy, why Big Business won't defend capitalism, and the importance of defending sound money.

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How the TSA Kills Hundreds of People Every Year

Big Government

Blog05/24/2016

Not only is there an absence of evidence that the TSA saves lives, there is evidence that it may actually cause a significant number of deaths.

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