Are Libertarians All Just Blindly Trustful Of Others?

Early this past January, I was hanging out with a few fellow high school alums at this cafeteria place in the West Village, not far away from where we all had just had a reunion for a club we had each been in back in the day. This club, known as Junior Statesman of America (or for short, JSA) was a model Congress of sorts where we’d have weekly meetings in the biology room and debate a plethora of mock bills, and for which we’d go to three out-of-state conventions…

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Insiders and Outsiders are statist Same-Siders

An online news source called The Wrap reported that Google’s parent company, Alphabet Inc., “is the top donor to presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.” When a “capitalist” corporation funds a “socialist” candidate what you will get in Election 2016 is Statism-As-Usual. It doesn’t matter whether the next president is a Republican or a Democrat, a hardcore conservative or a hardcore progressive, an insider or an outsider, the president will be bought by billion dollar power players, outfitted with a shock collar and become an insider statist house pet. Bernie Sanders cannot…

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The Panama Papers: Global corruption-as-usual

The Panama Papers that came to light April 3 are described as 11 million encrypted internal documents leaked from the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca. The papers document how the world’s most wealthy and powerful use tax havens to move, hide, launder, and evade paying taxes on their stolen loot, much of it embezzled from their own national treasuries. Thugs named include such world “leaders” or their intimates as Russia’s Vladimir Putin, Iceland’s Sigmundur Gunnlaugson, China’s Xi Jinping, Egypt’s Hosni Mubarak, Syria’s  Bashar al-Assad and America’s Middle Eastern BFF Saudi…

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Where are all the libertarian women? They’re everywhere

March, being Women’s History Month, should be a good time to revisit an old question. Throughout the latter half of the Twentieth Century anti-freedom trolls have been ridiculing the Modern American libertarian Movement by claiming that it’s nothing more than a financially comfortable upper middle class Anglo protestant white man’s club and then demanding to know – almost as a religious-like invocation – “Where Are All The Libertarian Women?” This mantra has successfully persisted to the present day because its mantra-chanters have doggedly ignored two simple facts: They ignore that…

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