The Most Deadly Weapon

Economic sanctions are a common tool of the U.S., utilized to push civilian populations into rioting against their native government. Sanctions entail trade blockades, as well as monetary and economic disturbances that disrupt channels of supply, currency value, and allocation of resources. It takes the usual effects of war: the destruction of capital property, and…

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Post Hoc, Ergo Propter Hoc

Bastiat: This is the greatest and most common fallacy in reasoning. Real sufferings, for example, have manifested themselves in England. These sufferings come in the train of two other phenomena: first, the reformed tariff; second, two bad harvests in succession. To which of these two last circumstances are we to attribute the first? The protectionists…

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In Pursuit of Virtue – Is It December Yet?

The world keeps a’spinnin’: The U.N. seeks to control the internets this week. Innovation will always trump law, though, and you can be certain that if the New World Order succeeds, a new internet without any locus of control will arise. BUT, dear reader, Obama already signed an unprecedented secret cybersecurity bill that the NSA…

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