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Media and CultureWorld HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology
Steven Pinker’s attempt to rescue the Whig theory of history and demonstrate that we live in the best of all worlds turns out to be an utter failure.
Global EconomyWorld History
New Brazilian president Bolsonaro does not pretend to understand much about economics, but some of his advisors may move in the right direction.
World HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology
Some Marxists have been quite explicit about their desire to apply the Marxist idea of exploitation to nearly every facet of society.
Taxes and SpendingWorld History
The United Nations has big plans for your tax money.
World HistoryOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology
The Nobel committee this year showed that it has embraced clever economic modeling as a replacement for scientific progress.
As they did with Trump, the media categorizes Brazil's Bolsonaro as a “hateful” candidate, but it never tries to take a serious look at how Brazilians have suffered under leftist regimes.
Legal SystemWorld History
In spite of stringent gun-control measures, Brazil's homicide rates are among the worst in the world. Now there's a movement to let more Brazilians defend themselves with private gun ownership.
At the end of July 2018, the National Assembly estimated that each week six Venezuelan children die of starvation.
Protectionism and Free TradeWorld History
Thatcher's infamous yet magnificent "Bruges speech," which was far from being anti-EU, was a stark warning against Brussels' power-grabbing central government.
U.S. HistoryWorld History
Why is it that starving Venezuelans are eating dogs while Americans are rescuing dogs from hurricanes?