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U.S. HistoryMonopoly and Competition
In the early years, the pilgrims of Plymouth Colony had little to be thankful for until they gave up on dreams of utopia and turned to markets instead.
Decentralization and SecessionU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory
Why stop with Presidential elections? A win in a nationwide electoral college should also be required for tax increases and a myriad of other laws.
U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory
There are some big differences between states when it comes to how much food-stamp use has increased, and it's likely a factor in the 2016 election.
Legal SystemU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory
If Trump really wants to strike a blow against the Washington establishment, he will pardon Edward Snowden.
Decentralization and SecessionStrategyU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory
If Trump haters want to protect their agenda in their communities, decentralization and secession are great ways to do it.
Money and BanksU.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryMoney and Banking
There's a growing divergence between income growth in states with large financial centers — and the old "main street" economies.
Trump's upset win provides no mandate and does not translate into any general approval for the candidate's agenda.
U.S. HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory
America's success stems from its limitation of state power. Unfortunately, it's not clear that Donald Trump realizes this.
U.S. HistoryWorld HistoryPolitical Theory
If my repeated insistence that I do not consent, is insufficient to indicate my lack of consent, then what kind of crazy moral system is this?
Candidates rarely win votes from more than a small fraction of the population, and yet this meager performance is said to be a "mandate."