Is Taxation Theft?

This meme makes a central claim that “taxes are NOT theft”, and then lists several other actions it claims are actual examples of theft. In order to sort this out, we first need a definition of theft.

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The Democratic Socialism Ultimatum

Courtesy of Occupy Democrats, with over 25,000 likes and 44,000 shares.  This meme points to a litany of items that are supposedly examples of democratic socialism, and gives us an ultimatum.  Choose democratic socialism, or…

Is Somalia Libertarian?

Courtesy of Real Truth Now.  This meme has taken countless forms in social media, including this viral video.  The “if you’re a libertarian why don’t you move to Somalia!” argument is used to show how…