What is the Next Big Thing in Libertarianism?

The 2016 Presidential election brought about high interest in the Libertarian movement with Trump and Clinton having such high negative numbers. Many people came to the party in hopes of finding a candidate they could get behind. There were enough people across this country that couldn’t understand the idea of having Trump or Clinton as…

Here’s the Problem With the FEC

Tuesday, in a move that surprises no one, House and Senate Democrats sent a letter to the Federal Election Commission to put in place stronger measures to stop foriegn entities from meddling in the U.S. election. Prompted by the revelation that Russians spent nearly $100,000 in ads on social media to promote the candidacy of…

Germans Aren’t Very Happy We’re Here

A protest held yesterday outside the gates of Ramstein Air Force Base in Ramstein, Germany was to protest the presence of U.S. military and the use of Predator drones in the Middle East, according to official releases by German authorities and military police. This is the second protest since the beginning of summer, where a…

Is Donald Trump The Mafia Don of American Politics?

At the beginning of the film American Gangster we see the fictionalized version of Ellsworth “Bumpy” Johnson discussing a shift in American consumerism with his protégé, Frank Lucas. Bumpy seems to be disappointed – almost sickened – by the rise of department stores and discount retailers that buy directly from the manufacturer, cutting out the “middleman”…