Are Libertarians Idealists?

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This article came out a few days ago: “Libertarians are the New Communists.” Feel free to read it first, I’ll wait. For those that don’t here is the  summary: Communists misunderstood human nature’s desire for individual freedom  but Libertarians misunderstand human nature’s willingness to free-ride and rip  each other off. Is this right? There are certainly a  lot of counterpoints I could …

Don’t Call RedState ‘Ultraconservative’, Traitor Lover!

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Erick Erickson has taken umbrage at WaPo “Right Turn” columnist Jennifer Rubin, in a post about an anti-abortion pledge, for using that adjective for the conservative group blog. RedState, Erickson says, is not “ultraconservative,” it is a right-of-center blog that allows a wide range of views among its writers. Moreover, just because a writer takes a position doesn’t mean that …