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Decentralize the Military: Why We Need Independent Militias

Decentralization and SecessionThe Police StateU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionism

Blog07/29/2016

A "well-regulated militia," controlled by the states, was once considered essential to providing a counterweight against federal power.

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Decentralize the Nuclear Arsenals

Decentralization and SecessionTaxes and SpendingWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

Blog07/26/2016

With the American state broke and deeply in debt, it is just a matter of time until nuclear proliferation spreads to Japan, Germany, and South Korea.

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When Guerrilla Warfare Can Succeed — And When It Will Fail

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

Blog07/20/2016

Murray Rothbard suggested that non-state insurgents were preferable to state-operated militaries. But can non-state armies ever succeed?

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How to Really Make America Safe Again

The Police StateWar and Foreign Policy

Blog07/18/2016

The greatest threat to American safety is the actions of its own government.

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The First Day of the Somme

War and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog07/01/2016

The Sacrifice of July 1, 1916. The first day of the Battle of the Somme was a human disaster.

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When Soviet Totalitarians Became American Allies

War and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog06/22/2016

June 22, 1941 marks the day that friends of Stalin in the West were finally able to portray their hero as an anti-Nazi hero for the world.

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Just Boundaries and National Self-Determination

War and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

Blog06/20/2016

The whole point of national self-determination is to get top-down coercive power out of the picture.

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1916: The Breaking Point

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog06/12/2016

A hundred years ago, the crisis of the war was forging a new world organized around war itself.

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Pat Buchanan Is Wrong About Tariffs and Trade

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

Blog05/31/2016

Pat Buchanan's "America First" economic writings in defense of protectionism are wrongheaded, and often historically inaccurate.

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Why Do Anti-War Movements Fail?

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog05/10/2016

In this survey of anti-war movements, David Lorenzo examines the political challenges they repeatedly encounter.

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