A Government Gone to Pot: Why Centralizing an Industry Leads to Failure

Those in charge woefully underestimated the size of their market, and also did not do their job of ensuring they had suppliers that would be able to meet the demand of their market lined up. This resulted in a catastrophic failure of a launch for the industry, which it is still reeling from and trying to recover from to this day.

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The Unending Race to the Bottom: How Criticism is Framed as Harassment

This is the beginning of YouTube’s long death. The more milquetoast and boring it becomes, the more interesting that its competitors will inevitably be as a response, and the more resilient other platforms will become in the meantime to corporate control.

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Voting Vexation: The Complications of European Confederation

With the recent results of the European Parliament elections now announced, I, as a citizen of the Netherlands, wanted to take a opportunity to look at the differences in how elections work for this election cycle, and give insight into the sheer variety of different methods employed by countries in the European Union.

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What is the Cost of Freedom? - The Economic Implications of Brexit

If the governments at play truly care about the interests of the people and the globe in question, and not just petty politicking over power, they will come to the table and hammer out a deal; one that respects the freedom and autonomy of British citizens, but also benefits everyone involved economically as well.

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Taxes and Trickle-Down: Challenging Economic Misconceptions

It must logically follow that cutting tax revenue will always hurt the deficit if we accept that the government is spending all of the tax money that it is bringing in, and that it must borrow to continue the programs that it is running. However, we must also recognize that running a deficit should be avoided when at all possible.

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What Constitutes A Right? - A Nuanced Take on The Topic of Abortion

The point I am attempting to make clear is that there is no good side to this argument. No matter how you cut the cake on the issue of abortion, somebody winds up worse off for it. Everybody loses, and in the end, we all have our personal reasons to draw the line where we choose to draw it.

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The Vote is Nigh: The EU MEP Elections & You

For those who have been living under a rock of late, the elections for members of the European Parliament, or MEPs, are soon to be underway across Europe. Elections will be held from this Thursday, the 23rd, on through to Sunday the 26th, with dates that vary from country to country. This article will provide you information as to when the vote in question will be happening in your home state, and lists of candidates or parties available to vote on.

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A Call to Censorship: Christchurch Shooter Gets the Last Laugh

You can outlaw whatever scum and villainy off the face of the earth that you so desire, but your law means nothing if it cannot be enforced, and not only can this policy not be enforced, it will have effects that are in direct detriment to the goals it sets out to achieve if attempted. Hammering down on the distribution of these materials and opinions will, if anything, lead to them becoming a many-headed hydra that will take similarly Herculean efforts just to keep at bay.

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