Does the Minimum Wage Always Hurt?

The minimum wage has been a "hot topic" for policy makers and economists since its implementation in 1938 as part of the Fair Labor Standards Act. A minimum wage is a controversial, yet hot topic in the political atmosphere of today. I believe the correct route would be to either keep the minimum wage as … Continue reading Does the Minimum Wage Always Hurt?

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Why the Non-Aggression Principle is the true moral code of conduct

  The Non-Aggression Principle (NAP), is what many right-wing libertarians consider their moral code. It promotes the idea that aggression is inherently illegitimate. Aggression in the NAP is defined as initiating or threatening the use of any or all forcible interference with an individual’s property or an individual.  The NAP is one of the main … Continue reading Why the Non-Aggression Principle is the true moral code of conduct

The Case for Classical Liberalism

Liberalism today is associated with social liberalism and social democracy, yet it is a word which once was representative of liberty in both the cultural and economic sense. To fully understand what liberalism represented, it is important to understand its effect on modern society. In the 17th century in England, the ideas of early liberalism … Continue reading The Case for Classical Liberalism