Borders, Property Rights and Normative Values

Too many people get wrapped in the wrong question when it comes to the discussion of borders. That question is “does the Nation State have the right or duty to enforce and protect its borders”. While it’s fun to discuss whether Nation States have legitimate claims to government land, it really comes down to a […]

Cultural Appropriation Alarmism

Cultural appropriation alarmism is based on the idea we can’t fully appreciate the experience of another so we shouldn’t perform, celebrate or consume it. Problem is, the only experience we can truly appreciate is our own individual experience, why should that preclude me from taking/giving what I can from/to everyone else? At the end of […]

Be Libertarian

Be Libertarian: Set an example of peace with Non-Intervention End prohibition of goods and services and the violence it brings Reduce barriers to individuals cooperating in enterprise, charity and community Reduce barriers and costs to opportunities for empowerment Allow people to enter the contracts they wish with consenting adults Reduce the cost of living by […]