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Must Libertarians Believe in Open Borders?

As I write, there are several thousand non-European refugees outside Calais, all trying to enter the United Kingdom. Because they are disrupting travel across the Channel in the main holiday season, the British media has no choice but to report on...

The Four Absurdities of Border Control

Before explaining the issue that is illegal migration of humans, is is necessary to first dispel several social stigmas: I unequivocally reject the notion that those who believe in border control are the bigots, racists, and xenophobes they are...

Immigration: Balancing the Pragmatic and Idealic

There are few words more indelibly attached to the American myth than those so eloquently put by Emma Lazarus in her 1883 sonnet, “The New Colossus,” in which she writes, “Give me your tired, your poor / Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free...

American Immigration

As immigration issues have become a greater issue at the forefront of American politics in the past few years, I have noticed some common misconceptions and myths surrounding the whole concept of immigration, policies and positions of the various...

Fighting Without Fists

In July of 2018, I was couch crashing at a friend's apartment in Washington D.C. He was a member of the House Freedom Caucus, and for the first time during his brief time working in the House of Representatives felt like he could truly be his...

Thoughts on Liberty & the Family

The most effective way to pursue liberty and ensure it exists for future generations is to a good person and, by extension, a good parent and take back parental responsibilities that have been stolen by the public school system. Here are five steps...

Is This Justice?

Of all the ways that we humans can exert power over each other, I would argue that homicide – the taking of life – is the most potent, the most irreversible. Taking life is a completely final act that cannot be undone and erases all the potential...

Punk Rock vs. The Lizard People – Review

Punk Rock vs. The Lizard People – Review

"If aliens visit us, the outcome would be much as when Columbus landed in America, which didn't turn out well for the Native Americans. We only have to look at ourselves to see how intelligent life might develop into something we wouldn't want to...

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