Universal Education and Cultural Elitism

In recent decades, there has been a clear rise in cultural elitism. Increasingly, America is losing its storied heritage of cultural individualism as it wilts in the face of technocracy. Whether it is Harvard economists lamenting the clueless consumer, the government dictating individual interests with the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau, or some good ol’ Hayekian central planning, there has […]

What the Libertarian Party Needs to do to Succeed

I love the Libertarian Party. It is a party of true principle that seeks to spread the message of liberty to an unhappy America. Unfortunately, the LP is strongly lacking in just about everything it needs to win. Throughout the course of this election, I watched the LP closely. I read articles, talked with people, […]

Is Social Justice Terminology Useless? Can libertarians Use It?

Safe Spaces, Trigger Warnings, Privilege, and so many more terms have become the bane of campus culture across the country. All these terms and practices were intended to making campuses more inclusive but have resulted in creating new hostilities, divisions, and have closed down the discussion of ideas. White males on campuses across the country […]

The Circular Firing Squad: Purity vs. Pragmatism

It’s been said that if two libertarians talk for an hour and agree on everything, one of them is lying. Another statement, one that seems to be more nearly true, is that if two libertarians talk for an hour they’ll agree on two things – that taxation is theft, and that one of them is […]