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Everything Wrong with the Lincoln Administration

by Phil Magness on Nov 12, 2019

Lincoln’s navigation of the secession crisis and ensuing Civil War can legitimately be described as unprepared at best, and at moments susceptible to severe strategic missteps. 

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A Republic of One-Square Kilometer

by Gabrielle Okun on Sep 26, 2019

Užupis, which roughly translates into English as “behind the river,” is a bohemian, artistic, and free-spirited republic. 

 

Everything Wrong with the Presidents

Everything Wrong with the Cleveland Administration

by Stephen Davies on Sep 6, 2019

Grover Cleveland was undoubtedly the most classical liberal President the United States has ever had, but even he still committed many blunders. 

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The Future of Banking

by Pascal Hügli on Sep 3, 2019

How open banking will transform the financial industry.

Everything Wrong with the Presidents

Everything Wrong with the George H.W. Bush Administration

by Gene Healy on Aug 27, 2019

Hailed at his passing as “the most successful one-term president in the nation’s history,” George H.W. Bush has a far better claim to being the most destructive.

Everything Wrong with the Presidents

Everything Wrong with the Van Buren Administration

by Joshua Steedman on Aug 14, 2019

Although Van Buren himself was an effective politician, his years as president prompted scholars to rank Van Buren’s presidency as average, grouped among some of the least-effective and forgettable presidents in U.S. history

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The Ethics of Surrogate Pregnancy

by Pamela J. Hobart on Aug 9, 2019

When it comes to surrogacy, libertarians and communists may be able to agree more than you might think.

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Everything Wrong with the Filmore Administration

by Taylor Patterson on Jun 26, 2019

For Filmore, slavery was a moral wrong, and imposing on states’ rights was a legal wrong, but for U.S. history, the chimera of legislation that became the Compromise of 1850 was a catastrophic mistake.

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5G Won’t Destroy Weather Forecasting

by Ryan Khurana on Jun 14, 2019

The turf war between government agencies over 5G could delay innovation and harm America’s international leadership in the technology.

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School Choice from Rand to Ron

by Pamela J. Hobart on Jun 7, 2019

Currie-Knight’s study of libertarian views on education shows that there has never been ‘a’ libertarian approach to school choice.