Is Libertarianism a left-wing or right-wing ideology? The answer to such a question depends on whom you ask. If you were to ask a social democrat, there would probably say that Libertarians are right-wing. If you were to ask a strong cultural conservative, they would probably answer that Libertarians are…

On August 29, 2021, the U.S. forces in Afghanistan conducted an airstrike against an ISIS-K leader in Kabul. Tensions had been running high throughout the city, as just several days ago a deadly terrorist attack was carried out that killed over 70 people, including Afghanistan civilians and U.S. service members…

With the advent of the COVID-19 Pandemic, new government-imposed restrictions became a part of daily life. Masks must be worn inside of buildings, certain businesses must be closed down for fear of spreading the virus, and everyone must stand six-feet apart. These are The Rules™, and they are vitally important…

Out of every topic in the science of economics, there is none more peculiar than the business cycle. Countless books and articles have been written over the decades on this subject, providing an endless stream of formulations and theories all attempting to explain this seemingly inexplicable phenomenon. …

On the night of August 30th, 2021, the Department of Defense posted a picture on its official Twitter account. This picture, taken with a night-vision lens, depicts a soldier running towards the camera, rifle in hand, with several buildings and lights in the distant background. The soldier in the photo…

JW Rich

Alleviating uneasiness one end at a time. I write about economics, political philosophy, history, and anything that interests me.

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