Category: Opinion

Patriotism and Clientelism

Is it more patriotic to give your money to the government than use it elsewhere?

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Economic Revisionism

A look at the effects of protectionist policies of ‘The American System’

Fiscal Sanity Can Only be Restored by Ending the Fed

Republicans have (again) violated the values they say they stand for. After 8 years of railing against Obama and the Democrats for reckless spending, they now have done the same […]

Trump’s Using TPS to Manipulate Central American Nations

A temporary immigrant status under the discretion of the executive branch might be manipulated to further Trump’s foreign agenda.

How a Smaller Government Could Take Money out of Politics and Educate the People

Small government means that congress would have less impact on the economy, and therefore would be able to make corporations and special interests less money. This would result in lots of money being taken out of politics, and instead put towards spreading information to influence individual people’s opinions.

By Moving U.S. Embassy To Jerusalem, Trump Kills The Two State Solution

Egypt and Saudi Arabia aren’t democracies, but they’re still sensitive to public opinion. Actions that upset their populations provoke protests, boost ISIS recruitment, and require them to devote more resources […]

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]

America is not Individualistic.

The verdict on Kat Steinle’s death was extremely disappointing to me. What made the tragedy of the young woman’s death worse was the political turmoil that followed. It was only […]

Against the War on Drugs

The United States of America has a problem. Drug usage is extraordinarily high- anyone knows where to find a drug dealer, even elementary school kids. Violent crime is on the […]