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Democracy: British expats 'in awe' of Hong Kong protesters

Hong Kong: Foreigners living in the city have been giving money, food and moral support to the students campaigning for democracy  

Protesters with umbrellas came in their thousands to the main protest site in Hong Kong on October 28 Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images… 1,214 more words

Von Mises On Values, Selfishness, & Government Intrusion

Von Mises, in his awe-inspiring work, Human Action, gives some advice concerning the proper role of government…

Government should NOT become entangled with organized religion. 1,104 more words

Law & Government

"rebuke the wise!"

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“rebuke the wise!” they all said

“because, of course we know better”

“when travelling straight towards the sun,

we won’t get hot, but wetter” 27 more words

Poetry

Early voting still not as good as Election Day

Here’s what I did this week. I voted early.

I’ve said it to anyone who’ll listen that I hate to vote early. I did it this week because next week I’m going to be busy throughout the entire Election Day. 303 more words

Political News

Locke vs. Machiavelli: Ideal Government by Mathai Puthiakunnel

In a world divided by numerous political ideologies and extremes, the path for utopian or even egalitarian society has been sought after for the past four hundred years. 2,132 more words

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