Date your political opposite and more articles from Jack Hunter, David Frum, Edwin G. Dolan, Tereza Sladkovská, Jernej Kosec, Ryan Holiday, Chiara Tolley, Abby Ohlheiser — FTN DAILY EDITION #112, Politics & Debate
The libertarian case for universal basic income
At least give it a look.
So there you are. A UBI is a policy for pragmatic critics of well-intentioned but ineffective government, for classical liberals, and for advocates of personal freedom.
Feeding trolls is still wrong
Do you want to get Alt-Right? ’Cause that’s how you get Alt-Right!
Someone like Milo or Mike Cernovich doesn’t care that you hate them — they like it. It’s proof to their followers that they are doing something subversive and meaningful.
Love finds a way
You can have a beautiful relationship despite opposite political views.
I no longer define someone’s intelligence or moral compass based purely on what they do in a polling station, and I like to think he’s mellowed slightly as well.
Drop the attitude and make a plan
To beat the likes of Donald Trump, we need to focus on agreeable goals.
With the rarest exceptions […] left-liberal demonstrations are exercises in catharsis, the release of emotions. Their operating principle is self-expression, not persuasion.
The dark fear rises
Speculation is taken for fact. And journalists are often not helping matters.
There’s a weird sort of relief that comes with believing you understand, at least, why a bad thing is happening, even if you’re powerless to stop it.
Should EU stay or should EU go?
One question. To libertarian perspectives.
Is the EU a bureaucratic, freedom trampling moloch? Or do its institutions guarantee us piece and prosperity like Europe has never seen before? Should we abolish the EU?
Enemy of the State in the USA and Sudan
Amir Ahmad Nasr, a Sudanese activist against islamic extremism, has been affected by Trump’s executive order.
In February, Nasr was scheduled to speak at the International Students for Liberty Conference in Washington, D.C., an annual gathering of libertarian thinkers and activists, where he was to give talk on free speech.
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