Category: SmallTexts

Republic

A Republic My belief is that a Republic would be the ideal form of government. Unfortunately, the word republic has been vastly misused. Today’s “Republicans” are not republican. Very briefly, a republic is a system of government where natural rights are the basis for law. The political point of view which sustains the general idea…

Testlib

ARE YOU A LIBERTARIAN ? This is a small 20 question quiz. Select all statements in accordance with your own political opinion and press “Get Score”. Public censorship of society and science should be stopped. No special rights for appointed officials. The war against drug-users is misguided. Subsidy programs must be eliminated. Tarriffs must be…

Pseudo-Religion

Politics is a pseudo-religion (by Michael Wong) Actually, I feel that communism and religion are two sides of the same coin. They both suffer from the same problem; the assumption that a society of sheep is too stupid to govern itself. The Church bases its argument on morality, claiming that the sheep are too stupid…

Anti-Separatism

Quebec : Anti-Separatism I do not usually write about topics that are laid on concrete terms, and I do not usually talk about regional topics. I am well aware that most of my readership is American, since atheism and Objectivism are movements that are both primarily American in nature. However I do hope that I…

Apologize

I WOULD LIKE TO APOLOGIZE First, of all, I’m sorry about the Holocaust. Really, really sorry about that. I’d also like to apologize for the fall of the Roman Empire, for Napoleon’s effectiveness, for China’s brutality and for Jimmy Carter. I want to apologize for the Irish potato famine, and for the Irish in general.…

Gun Control

Gun Control It seems that gun control is one type of action censorship that is constantly upheld by a majority of people. Periodically, after particular events like mass murders, an upsurge of anti-gun rhetoric is heard. But is gun control arguable on rational grounds, or is it the product of emotionalism in the face of…

From Ethics

From ethics to politics Objectivist politics are directly derived and based on ethics. But on what is this derivation based ? This is often said to not be explicited enough. How could one justify this transition ? First let’s define the terms. Ethics is the study of how we should act, how we ought to…