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Somalia and Binary Thinking

There is a refrain that one comes across from time to time when debating the merits of libertarianism that, in crude terms, goes something like this: What you libertarians don’t understand is that we need a government to provide essential services like roads and courts.  There’s no way you can privatise these services, so you…

caricatures & demons

It’s interesting to watch how conservatives and liberals treat each other.  How they categorize one another.  I’ve tried to distinguish between the two – since it seems they each have different methods of dehumanizing the other side.  I’ve boiled it down to the title of this post: caricatures and demons. Conservatives demonize liberals, and liberals…