Posts from the ‘International’ category

The Left’s Great Venezuelan Escape

The lesson here is that it twofold. First, we cannot let pass a sound analysis of the policies that brought Venezuela to its current economic state. Much if not all of what certain Western politicians promise runs analogous if not identical to that of Chavez’s, which Maduro has been apt to continue.

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R.I.P. Liu Xiaobo

Dr. Liu’s death shook me from a naïve trance, one that would have me believe that the regime in Beijing had divorced itself entirely from the tactics of its Maoist past. In this sentiment, I do not feel that I am alone.

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The Boy Who Cried Collusion

The Leftist mainstream simply cannot help itself from hysteria surrounding the fabled “Russian connection.” In doing so, journalists turning the gears of the New York/Washington media…

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“Holy War and Unholy Terror” – Bernard Lewis and the “Crisis of Islam”

The Crisis of Islam is an economical read for the unfamiliar Westerner desiring an entry-level understanding of the Muslim World and its history, its struggles and triumphs, its relationship with the West, and its extremists’ claims to scripture.

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Withdrawal from the Paris Agreement: Merit or Mindlessness?

Conservatives who found themselves weary of Trump’s victory in November have since found solace in some of his actions, the latest of which is the withdrawal…

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Social Capitalism: A New Brand of Capitalism

The Free Market allows for a newer, better-branded, and more popular strain of Capitalism to come: Social Capitalism.   Americans often view capitalism, an economic system…

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A Novel Approach to Foreign Policy

There is No One Solution An international affairs major, I have learned many different theories and perspectives on the ‘correct’ way to carry out U.S. foreign…

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The End of Democracy in Turkey

  Ecstatic must Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, have been on April 16, after claiming victory in a referendum that essentially enshrined his de facto dictatorship.…

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Podcast & Notes: The 6th District, Syria, and ‘Going Nuclear’

Associate Editor Michael Duckett, Assistant Editor Boris A. Abreu, and Editor-in-Chief Nick Geeslin discuss this (very busy) week’s most salient news. Notes: As promised, a link to…

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Thoughts on a Free Market from Dr. Lawrence Reed

On Tuesday, March 28, Dr. Lawrence W. Reed, president of the Foundation for Economic Education (FEE), was invited by Young Americans for Liberty to speak about…

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