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A Libertarian Case for Net Neutrality

↳ Posted on January 25th, 2014 by Ben Spera

14137_large_net_neutralityAs a libertarian you may be uneasy with the concept of net neutrality. Like me, you feel inexplicably drawn to this neutrality but feel guilty for it. You think to yourself, “I’m a free-market libertarian, by God! Regulation is wrong! Why is my instinct betraying me?” It’s because we don’t live in perfect world. We live in an economy that is far from free and is infested with government regulations and corporate manipulation. The internet service industry is a picturesque example of this.
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A Libertarian Case for Net Neutrality

Posted on January 25th, 2014 by Ben Spera

14137_large_net_neutralityAs a libertarian you may be uneasy with the concept of net neutrality. Like me, you feel inexplicably drawn to this neutrality but feel guilty for it. You think to yourself, “I’m a free-market libertarian, by God! Regulation is wrong! Why is my instinct betraying me?” It’s because we don’t live in perfect world. We live in an economy that is far from free and is infested with government regulations and corporate manipulation. The internet service industry is a picturesque example of this.
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Romanticizing Reagan

Posted on February 7th, 2011 by Ben Spera

Now I know the title of this article alone is probably going to get some people ready to rumble, but just hear me out. I am by no means here to Reagan bash. He was a great president and arguably the best in recent times. I don’t deny that, what I take issue with is Reagan’s recent induction into sainthood, with people giving him a lot more credit than what he deserves. People inevitably tend to only remember the good things about people, and allow the not-so-good ones to fade in oblivion. It’s been twenty years, and a lot of things have faded from America’s memory. So next time you proclaim Reagan to be the savior of our republic, just keep what you read here in mind. Read more…

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