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According to a new report from the Congressional Budget Office, the United States federal debt is projected to increase drastically . . .


In their annual report issued Tuesday, the Social Security and Medicare Trustees projected that the entitlement programs would reach insolvency in 2034 and 2026 respectively . . .


According to the latest projections from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), the United States Gross Domestic Product (GDP) . . .


Cryptocurrencies have dropped in price dramatically since bitcoin peaked at over $19k per coin on December 17th, 2017 . . .



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Morality Is the Goal

     Throughout The relationship between the individual and state is something that often remains a constant pendulum swing between liberty and tyranny based on the circumstances of the age. The death of Socrates was quite a visceral and traumatic experience for Plato, naturally giving him a bias against the mob rule of pure democracy. This aversion to and lack of faith in democratic processes is well embodied in his book “The Republic”, where he describes his ideal state that has a ruling class of philosopher kings . . .


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Bitcoin Rising

Cryptocurrencies have origins in groups that were referred to as cypherpunks, a movement that was dedicated to personal liberty and anonymity online. The concept of an anonymous, online currency was formed, stemming from the need to make purchases safely and securely. There were several types of digital currencies even then. Digicash came closest to making it mainstream at the time, but the concept didn’t take hold. But after the financial crisis of 2008, people started revisiting these concepts and looking for new ways to put these technologies together. . .

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