'It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker, that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to the own interest. We address ourselves, not to their humanity but to their self-love, and never talk to them of our own necessities but of their advantages.' - Adam Smith, The Wealth of Nations
New Media means independent creators acting with no intermediaries between them and their audience. Is this a good thing? Or is it a dangerous movement?
With the concentration on mass shootings in the United States, I think we forget that it is our cultural issue with violence itself.
Writing for a blog is much different than writing for print. These few tips will put you ahead of the competition.
Being persuasive in a political discussion may be easier than you think. All you have to do is listen for the right cues.
It is better for an audience to explore the limits of themselves than themselves. Gripping stories push protagonists to their limits.
Chrisopher Cantwell is the worst example of selling libertarianism. He's the prime example of 'doing it wrong.'
Libertarianism, without a doubt, has an image problem. I identify that problem and provide a solution through science and proven knowledge.
Fifteen facts about libertarians that people make up which aren't true at all.
My criticism of the most hypocritical political philosophy, liberalism.
This TED talk calls government a 'investor, risk-taker, and inventor.' An unbelievably wrong and misguided claim.
A rebuttal to Harry Binswanger criticism of anarcho-capitalism.
A criticism of anarcho-captitalism from an anarcho-capitalist.
Populism is being misinterpreted by libertarians looking for an excuse to revert back to statism.
Is the purpose of government clear? Or do we need it at all? Morality and ethics say it shouldn't exist.
My case for the idea of open source government, a system that makes way for panarchy.
The benefits of legalizing drugs far out weighs the negatives, that is, if there really are any negatives.
Common arguments against anarchy and the answer to them.
How to communicate online in away that creates and maintains civil discussion.
How do you communicate liberty to others? Are you paying attention to the person you're talking to?
Christopher Cantwell is an embarrassment when it comes to selling libertarianism. Here's the right way to do it.
Organic foods are not better for you. They're dangerous to your health and bad for the environment.
Implied in the Bretton Woods agreement is a level of violence that has had a unique effect on world politics.
Do spoilers matter? Or does everyone need to calm down and appreciate perspective?
A short, incomplete essay on Obamacare and why it's an economic travesty.