865 – Topics


00:03 Right turn: Left and Right as opposition, the Right only acts in opposition, Left and Right as competing polarities on legal use of force, initiatory defensive and retaliatory force, libertarian Dave Smith on the Right

10:45 Forcing a discussion: Libertarians avoid talking about defensive and retaliatory force, smaller or less government are floating abstractions

21:40 Obleftivists: Binswanger argues that immigration is a right, no consensus among Objectivists on fundamental issues, abandoning the nation state, Left Right and Center 2006, Chapman Schlemmer and Metz on citizenship and sovereignty

49:30 Seeing Red: Red wave moves to the Right in Europe, Blue wave is conservative, Ann Coulter on why Republicans are associated with Red, Red liberal socialism, Blue conservative socialism

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