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Does Freedom Require Capitalism?

We often are told that you cannot have freedom with capitalism. In fact, Milton Friedman wrote an entire (quite famous) book making this case.

3 Arguments for Capitalism (And Why They’re Wrong)

Capitalism is the dominant form of economic organization in our world. But we rarely hear good arguments for made for it.

Should we have a universal basic income?

Unconditional cash payments to everyone in the country — is this an idea whose time has arrived?

What Is Wrong With Libertarianism (Part II)

In this episode of How To Argue With Conservatives, Taylor tackles arguments for libertarianism grounded in theories of justice.

What’s Wrong With Libertarianism? Part I

In this episode of How To Argue With Conservatives, Taylor makes the case against libertarianism.

Do People Get Paid What They Deserve?

In this episode of How To Argue With Conservatives, we ask if people get paid what they deserve. How do we determine what people deserve to get? And is the amount of money people make really grounded in any concept of “desert”?

Are The Nordic Countries Socialist?

In this episode of How To Argue With Conservatives, we look at the Nordic countries — Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark — and their economies.

Should Borders Be Open Or Closed?

In this episode of How To Argue With Conservatives, we tackle the issue of borders and migration.

Should politics be more civil?

The Establishment is in a panic over what they see as a crisis of civility in our politics.

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Taylor Scollon

Taylor is a co-founder of The Cable.

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