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“I will tell you how to become rich. Close the doors. Be fearful when others are greedy. Be greedy when others are fearful.”…

Double taxation: A hindrance to progress

Double taxation: A hindrance to progress

Whether or not one believes that the government is entitled to their money by way of levying taxes, such obligations are a part of everyone’s lives. Unfortunately, sometimes simple taxes become incresingly complicated and the process of paying them leaves one feeling more helpless and frustrated than usual. I’m not referring here to the most obvious of such cases, progressive…

“AUSTRIA, WE'VE GOT A PROBLEM”... or what we should learn from Conservatives

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“AUSTRIA, WE'VE GOT A PROBLEM”... or what we should learn from Conservatives

I recently added subtitles and uploaded a video to my channel SpanishLibertarian that created some controversy. This video was quite different from what I usually upload because it is about conservative criticizing libertarians. And yes, although we consider ourselves to be the most honest, rational and freedom-lovers human beings on earth, we still have strong feelings, and yes: TRUTH HURTS.…

Nap pods: A Strategy for ‘Smart Business’

Nap pods: A Strategy for ‘Smart Business’

The productivity driven 21st century calls on all to give the most and highest quality labor in the workforce. It is understood that, once at work, the sole focus of the day is resolving the tasks at hand. This is the case, despite what people might experience in their personal lives or how they are feeling during any particular day. Unfortunately, as probably everyone is familiar with the lack…

The Age of the Blockchain

The Age of the Blockchain

In a time when cyberspace is increasingly present in one ‘s life, it comes as no surprise that innovation in this area only adds more value to the online environment. Governments, companies, individuals, everyone has a cyber footprint and the need to operate online. From work to entertainment and even medical services, most of our lives take place on the web. On this platform which has…

Limits on posting workers create Europe’s high-cost cartels

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Markets work efficiently when they are based on competition. Cartels are damaging, and rightly are not allowed, because they eliminate competition. A successful internal market needs regional and regulatory competition, something that some countries – mostly those with excessive cost structures – frown upon. They use the terms “race to the bottom” and “unfair…

Technology and ethics: An imperative 21st century debate

Technology and ethics: An imperative 21st century debate

                                 We live in an age of technological advancement. Medical procedures are becoming safer and more sophisticated, life expectancy is going up, and the overall material comfort of life is increasing. With such…

A Political Philosophy

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“The ideas of economists and political philosophers, both when  they are right and when they are wrong, are more powerful than  generally understood. Indeed, the world is ruled by little else.”…

Subtitles: A Useful Tool in Second Language Aquisition

Subtitles: A Useful Tool in Second Language Aquisition

  Europe is a continent of many languages. Whether it is the European Union’s constant strive to teach multilingualism or individual European countries’ need to engage in multilingual environments, it is clear that speaking more than one’s native language is a must for Europeans. Being bilingual has many benefits for one’s health, such as better memory, stronger…

The Thucydides Trap - As It Applies to Europe

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“There is no week, nor day, nor hour when tyranny may not enter our country, if the people lose their roughness and spirit of defiance.”…

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