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Moral Outrage Is Self-Serving, Say Psychologists. C3. Democratic vs. Republican occupations. List of Islamic Terror Attacks. Advocate Libertarian Philosophy with This One Trick! (It's the Socratic Method) Gage Skidmore via Foter.com / CC BY-SAEven before last weekend's big Libertarian Party National Convention in Orlando, Reason has been making note that the horrible general election reality of Hillary Clinton vs.

Advocate Libertarian Philosophy with This One Trick! (It's the Socratic Method)

Donald Trump has prompted people and the media to take a closer look at the most prominent third party in the United States. Kristin Tate. The Panama Papers · ICIJ. Geolibertarianism: Universal Basic Income Derived from Commons Rent - Policy Brainstorming - The Something to Consider Forum. Here's my way-out-there policy proposal, which combines a Georgist take on land ownership with the idea of a Universal Basic Income.

Geolibertarianism: Universal Basic Income Derived from Commons Rent - Policy Brainstorming - The Something to Consider Forum

This is known as geolibertarianism1, and it's a pretty compelling philosophy to me. What do you folks think? Georgism, or The Commons as Communal Property In my opinion, the traditional attitude of land as marketable private property is flawed. U.S. Presidents. The Presidents of the United States Keshif (keşif) means discovery / exploration in Turkish. 44Presidents of the United StatesShow All.

U.S. Presidents

The Political Compass. Liberty in Our Lifetime. Project Vote Smart - The Voter's Self Defense System. America’s most popular voting guide for elections, political issues, candidates, and poll data. Did the U.S. Army Distribute Smallpox Blankets to Indians? Fabrication and Falsification in Ward Churchill's Genocide Rhetoric.

Thomas Brown E-mail: browntf@hal.lamar.edu Abstract.

Did the U.S. Army Distribute Smallpox Blankets to Indians? Fabrication and Falsification in Ward Churchill's Genocide Rhetoric

JOURNEY OF MANKIND - The Peopling of the World. Fifty Ways to Leave Leviathan. 40 maps that explain the world. Maps can be a remarkably powerful tool for understanding the world and how it works, but they show only what you ask them to.

40 maps that explain the world

So when we saw a post sweeping the Web titled "40 maps they didn't teach you in school," one of which happens to be a WorldViews original, I thought we might be able to contribute our own collection. Some of these are pretty nerdy, but I think they're no less fascinating and easily understandable.

A majority are original to this blog, with others from a variety of sources. I've included a link for further reading on close to every one. World History Maps & Timelines. Georgia. The Art of Not Being GovernedThe Art of Not Being Governed. Written by Leonard E.

The Art of Not Being GovernedThe Art of Not Being Governed

Read in 1958 I am a lead pencil—the ordinary wooden pencil familiar to all boys and girls and adults who can read and write. Writing is both my vocation and my avocation; that’s all I do. You may wonder why I should write a genealogy. Well, to begin with, my story is interesting. I, Pencil, simple though I appear to be, merit your wonder and awe, a claim I shall attempt to prove.

Simple? The following table is reproduced from "Armed: New Perspectives on Gun Control," Prometheus Books, New York (2001), p 289.

The "Injury" columns measure "whether the victim suffered any kind of physical injury. 'Loss' refers to whether the victim lost any property during the crime. George Orwell Explains in a Revealing 1944 Letter Why He’d Write 1984. How Government Regulations Made Healthcare So Expensive. Guest Post: The U.S.

How Government Regulations Made Healthcare So Expensive

Offers Obamacare to Those Who Don’t Remember When Markets Controlled Medical Costs By Mike Holly “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it,” declared philosopher George Santayana. The U.S. “health care cost crisis” didn’t start until 1965. Figure 1: An Indexed Comparison of Health Care Inflation and Consumer Price Index in US from 1935 to 2009 (Source: US Census 2013) Nobel Prize-winning economist Milton Friedman wrote that medical price inflation since 1965 has been caused by the rising demand for health-care coupled with restricted supply (Friedman 1992).

Frédéric Bastiat - Bastiat.org - We debunk economic fallacies since 1845. A pro-liberty approach to lawmaking. The candid truth is that a great many — if not most — existing laws and proposed pieces of legislation are incompatible with a free society.

A pro-liberty approach to lawmaking

How can we know if a law promotes liberty or enhances the power of the state? What standard must a law meet to satisfy the freedom-oriented crowd? State Symbols of Georgia. Americans - Like Nazi Germans - Don't Notice That All Of Our Rights Are Slipping Away. Americans Are Acting Like Slowly Boiling Frogs.

Americans - Like Nazi Germans - Don't Notice That All Of Our Rights Are Slipping Away

Magazine / fall 2013. Last December, when Adam Lanza stormed into the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, with a rifle and killed twenty children and six adult staff members, the United States found itself immersed in debates about gun control.

Another flash point occurred this July, when George Zimmerman, who saw himself as a guardian of his community, was exonerated in the killing of an unarmed black teenager, Trayvon Martin, in Florida. That time, talk turned to stand-your-ground laws and the proper use of deadly force. The gun debate was refreshed in September by the shooting deaths of twelve people at the Washington Navy Yard, apparently at the hands of an IT contractor who was mentally ill. Such episodes remind Americans that our country as a whole is marked by staggering levels of deadly violence.

U.S. National Debt Clock : Real Time. Constitute. GA - Election Results - Waterfox. Index of Economic: Promoting Economic Opportunity and Prosperity - Waterfox. GrEaT sAtAn"S gIrLfRiEnD - Waterfox.

Theo Spark - Waterfox. Why I Despair - Charles C. W. Cooke - National Review Online - Waterfox. Project Vote Smart - The Voter's Self Defense System - Waterfox.