Category Archives: Culture

The Foolishness of Identity Politics

Davis Aurini at Stares At the World explains the foolishness of identity politics better than I could in so few words: You need to understand what Identity Politics is: it is the cheap, plastic, high-fructose corn syrup replacement for identity.  … Continue reading

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Libertarians Should Not Enable Progressive Agenda

Libertarians should resist the urge to say anything positive about Walmart’s discrimination against people younger than 21 regarding firearm purchases. Yes, they have the right to discriminate all they want; but so do Christian bakers. Let’s put aside philosophy for … Continue reading

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Muh “Private Companies!”

This Wikileaks piece on the relationship between Google and the U.S. government should make all those who support or condone – or even look the other way – at Google’s mass censorship of right-wing dissidents on the basis of “muh … Continue reading

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Libertarians (Wrongly) Presuppose Common Values

Over at the Orthosphere, writer Kristor levels a criticism of libertarianism that it presupposes the absence of any common culture (don’t misunderstand his use of the word “cult”). Libertarianism is ever the precursor to tyranny. For, it proposes the maximum … Continue reading

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Modern Bigotry

Apparently antisemitism is on the rise following the election of Trump. Social justice activists at a New York high school successfully shut down a production of “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” after a Jewish student landed a lead role. Protests … Continue reading

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Forcing A Collective Identity

One way to tell the intellectual inconsistency of open border libertarians is by watching their reaction when you explicitly disassociate yourself from other people in the same country as you who are not your countrymen or your people in any … Continue reading

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The Appeal of Barbarism

In a new post, CJay Engel at Austro-Libertarian examines what he calls “Antonio Gramsci Libertarians.” Commenting on the “left-libertarian” strain of the movement, he writes: This social agenda need not be embraced by all who carry the name “libertarian.”  It … Continue reading

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