"Liberty builds, liberty perfects, governments tax, governments diminish," writes Brandon Kirby in this edition of Freedom Philosophy.
“If we don’t recognize our own radicalization and actively seek out and embrace peaceful resolutions simply because the idea is difficult or uncomfortable, then we will never rid our culture of the epidemic of violence we all claim to detest
"They will eloquently discuss new investments in healthcare without actually having improved healthcare, or health, for that matter. A practice that would be completely unacceptable to the builders, the people that must accomplish something, can be politically popular. The builders
"If someone isn’t taken seriously at work, scapegoating gender bias has the same impact. Some on the right will attribute it to affirmative action, while others on the left will attribute it to implicit gender bias in judgments. Heaven forbid
"If history is on the verge of repeating itself, like it tends to do, then we might not escape the grips of a full-blown trade war; a trade war that is avoidable if only Congress and politicians could acquire some