Decentralization and Secession

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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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Put Your Hope In Radical Decentralization

Big GovernmentDecentralization and SecessionStrategyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog07/17/2016

Do not put your trust in democracy, but neither should you trust in a dictatorship. Rather, put your hope into radical political decentralization.

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The US Should Have 10,000 Members of Congress

Decentralization and SecessionU.S. HistoryWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog06/29/2016

The ballooning size of legislative districts in the US is just one more illustration of how the United States is too large.

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Claudio Grass on Swiss Decentralization and Double Majorities

Decentralization and SecessionTaxes and SpendingWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog02/29/2016

When used properly, and when restrained by the prevalence of a relatively laissez-faire ideology, democracy can indeed work as a brake on government power.

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Anarchism and Radical Decentralization Are the Same Thing

Decentralization and Secession

Blog01/29/2016

Those who wish to portray Ludwig von Mises as the "moderate" one, compared to the more radical Murray Rothbard, will often point out that Mises was no "anarchist". This assertion, however, runs into trouble when we consider Mises's comments in Liberalism.

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Why Europe Must Decentralize

Decentralization and SecessionWorld History

Blog01/23/2016
The reaction to the failure of the Schengen Area offers one example of the centralist impulse within the EU, but for another illustration of of how the EU works, we need look no further than the EU's reaction to Poland's recent elections.

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In the 19th Century, Non-Citizens in the US Could Vote in 22 States and Territories

Decentralization and SecessionU.S. History

Blog12/01/2015

In the 19th century, many western states gave the vote to non-citizens, and by using their control over who could vote, states indirectly controlled citizenship standards in the United States.

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Kevin Gutzman: Thomas Jefferson—Revolutionary

BiographiesDecentralization and SecessionU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

02/24/2017Audio/Video
Dr. Gutzman discusses some of the overlooked ways Thomas Jefferson shaped America, and how Jefferson's radical views are often underplayed by many academics today.

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Michael Boldin: CalExit and Secession

Big GovernmentDecentralization and SecessionStrategyPolitical Theory

02/17/2017Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Michael Boldin discuss the burgeoning CalExit movement and the Left's newfound appreciation for secession.

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