Decentralization and Secession

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Let Catalonia Decide

Decentralization and SecessionWorld History

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In an imperfect world, libertarians should support smaller and more decentralized governments as a pragmatic step toward greater liberty.

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Maine Is Nullifying Federal Regulations that Cripple Local Farmers

Bureaucracy and RegulationDecentralization and SecessionThe Entrepreneur

Getting out from under Federal regulations can mean the difference between keeping the family farm, and having to sell out.

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Week in Review: September 2, 2017

Decentralization and SecessionLegal SystemProtectionism and Free TradeU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

The politicization of the Houston flood shows the toxicity of the hyper-charged political environment society finds itself in today.

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Why Houston Doesn't Need Federal Flood Relief — In Four Charts

Decentralization and SecessionTaxes and Spending

Texas and Houston are larger and wealthier than most countries. Forcing other states to pay for rebuilding is nothing more than political theater.

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Give Sanctuary Cities What They Want

Decentralization and SecessionU.S. History

City governments and state government are increasingly at odds over issues like immigration. The answer lies in states bidding some cities "farewell."

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Southern Secession Was One Thing — and the War to Prevent It Was Another

Decentralization and SecessionU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

Southern secession was indeed motivated by slavery. But the war the North waged in response was not motivated by abolitionism.

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Decentralize the Gun Laws

Decentralization and SecessionLegal SystemU.S. History

Having the feds impose nationwide reciprocity of gun licensing might sound like a good idea. But it really is just a scheme to federalize gun policy.

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Week in Review: August 5, 2017

Decentralization and SecessionTaxes and SpendingCalculation and Knowledge

The true danger isn’t technological innovation — but rather the consequences of dangerous policy dictated by the ideas of bad economists.

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Mike Huckabee on the 17th Amendment: Evil Plot or Great Idea?

Decentralization and SecessionU.S. History

Repealing the 17th Amendment has its upside, but a simple repeal doesn't go nearly far enough.

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