On the Consistency of Liberty Principles

I love this article. One of the accusations against libertarianism’s principles today is the idea that libertarians so often come to the exact or nearly exact same conclusions when they look at an issue. This conformity shows, people argue, that libertarians don’t think for themselves, because how can people agree on so many issues, with…

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BOOM, BABY!

Today, Ron Paul and Barney “Worst Democrat in Congress” Frank proposed legislation to legalize mary jane. In Washington, if you missed the front of the Seattle Times today, the state is conducting hearings on the same topic (and Johnny McKay, a good family friend of ours, is heading the charge along with Rick Steves, travel…

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In Pursuit of Virtue – June Edition, Volume II

All the things you need to know for the second time this month… For the first, I will direct you to another website, where there is yet more proof that the media is doing a very poor job picking up large stories. Here are 12 important stories you should be hearing about. Meanwhile, nearly half…

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The Seventh Deadly Sin or Why I Abandoned Republicanism

Pride is an ugly thing. One of the biggest problems with pride is that it leads us to reject things that we know nothing about. Take Bill O’Reilly, for example, in being unable to understand the economics Ron Paul is professing, and rejecting him out of hand in spite(or because?): A policy to govern a…

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