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Beyond BuzzFeed: The 10 Worst, Most Embarrassing U.S. Media Failures on the Trump/Russia Story

Buzzfeed was once notorious for traffic-generating “listicles”, but has since become an impressive outlet for deep investigative journalism under editor-in-chief Ben Smith. That outlet was prominently...

William Barr’s Connection to Ruby Ridge, Defending FBI Snipers

The Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for Attorney General nominee William Barr have focused heavily on Barr’s views on Special Counsel Robert Mueller. But nobody...

You Don’t Really Wanna Ride the Fence

Immigration is shaping up to be the defining political issue of the 21st century. It is a debate that just five years ago state...

William Barr: Enemy of the Constitution?

The Senate Judiciary Committee is holding the second day of hearings on President Trumps nomination of William Barr as Attorney General. Barr previously served...

TGIF: America’s War Culture

For most of the opinion-making class in America today, war is the default position. Representatives of establishment newspapers and TV news operations are not...

The Perfect Amount of Government

In a broad sense, political philosophy is very simple: if you’re not an anarchist, then everything else is just debating the “ideal” amount or...

Tulsi Gabbard: A Fox in the Hen’s House

The Democratic primary is just kicking off and they’ve already got a fox in the henhouse. A coy, young presidential-hopeful seeks to capitalize on Trump’s...

How Trump Thwarted Calculated Israeli Effort to Keep U.S. in Syria

The Pentagon was not the only party pressing Donald Trump to keep troops in Syria last year. It turns out the Israeli government and...

White House Asked Pentagon to Provide Military Option to Attack Iran

In early September, during major protests in Iraq’s Shi’ite southeast, a group fired three mortar shells into the Green Zone of Baghdad. The shells...

A New Beginning for the Libertarian Institute

Dear Supporters of the Libertarian Institute, Happy New Year! First of all, Thank you very much for your past support of the Institute from me and...
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