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The US Should Have 10,000 Members of Congress

U.S. HistoryWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog06/29/2016

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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The Week in Review: June 25, 2016

Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog06/24/2016

By rejecting globalism and embracing self-determination, Brexit is an example of decentralization and devolution of state power, which is cause for celebration.

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Thousands Flee as Venezuela Implodes

Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog06/23/2016

The collapse of the Venezuelan experiment in "21st century socialism" can be seen in the rising tide of emigrants out of the country.

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Brexit: Individualism > Nationalism > Globalism

Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog06/22/2016

Decentralization and devolution of state power is always a good thing, regardless of the motivations behind such movements.

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When Soviet Totalitarians Became American Allies

War and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog06/22/2016

June 22, 1941 marks the day that friends of Stalin in the West were finally able to portray their hero as an anti-Nazi hero for the world.

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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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Just Another Day in Regulated Europe

Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog06/21/2016

Martin is happy that EU bureaucrats manage every aspect of his life. Martin's brother, though, is not as appreciative of his unelected overlords.

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Britain Doesn’t Need the EU to Thrive

Global EconomyTaxes and SpendingWorld History

Blog06/20/2016

Leaving the EU would open up countless opportunities for the UK to expand its trade with more dynamic parts of the the world.

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Why Brexit Is Better for Britain

Global EconomyWorld HistoryInterventionism

Blog06/19/2016

The EU is a case par excellence illustrating the failure of economic interventionism. Britain would be wise to leave it behind.

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1916: The Breaking Point

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog06/12/2016

A hundred years ago, the crisis of the war was forging a new world organized around war itself.

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