Category: Essays

Is Libertarianism Unsustainable?

A continuation of the strand of Libertarianism that seeks to maximize individual freedom via maximizing individual autonomy will inevitably come in conflict with not only itself, but with moral precepts and standards that seek to limit the actions of the individual, ultimately making libertarianism unsustainable.

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A Catholic Libertarian’s Response to the Americanism Heresies

Many may remember when Pope Francis condemned libertarianism awhile back, claiming that libertarianism and Catholicism were not compatible. Although this essay’s focus is not on Pope Francis’s condemnation of libertarianism […]

A Critical Review of XXXTentacion and ‘Sad Rap’

After the tragic death of Florida rapper, XXXTentacion, we give a critical review of his artistry and philsophical message and comparing and contrasting to other hip-hop artists overlapping in his genre of music such as Lil Peep, Kid Cudi, and Kendrick Lamar.

A Critique of Far Right Traditionalism

The “revolt against the modern world” is a sympathetic movement, but it’s an inevitablely going to be a failed revolution.

From Third World to First World

A Practical Policy Roadmap for Underdeveloped Countries to Reach Prosperity

Brief History of Capitalism

A short explanation on how the capitalist economic system came to be, and how it evolved in its early stages. [By Andrew Joseph Riesberg]

A Case for the Preservation of the United States of America

In contemporary times, it is becoming apparent that the world is rapidly changing, for better or for worse. Some people believe that change is always good. However, is that an […]

A Defense of Walmart

Walmart, while not perfect, deserves, from a utilitarian perspective, a three for good ethical standards and especially its benefits towards society. When evaluating Walmart, we should evaluate it by how […]

The Libertarian Case Against Abortion

I describe myself as a libertarian, but also a conservative. What I stress about these beliefs, and the potential perception that these two descriptions contradict each other, particularly in terms […]

The Great American Problem

America’s divide lies beyond those who hold seats in office and it can also be what heals us.