Escape the City – 1

Escape the City – 1

The following article is one of – what I hope may become a longer running series – schedule permitting. All content – except where noted is made up of excerpts from “Escape the City: A How-To Homesteading Guide” by Travis...
Begging for Squirrel Chow

Begging for Squirrel Chow

Greetings from your friendly Glibertarians Foundation treasurer. Its that time of the year where we come to you po’ faced, and shamefully admit we blew most of the money you entrusted us with to keep this website operating over the last year. Most of it. Some we...
The Depth of the Political Divide

The Depth of the Political Divide

Robert Nisbet was an interesting thinker.  The first book of his that I read was History of the Idea of Progress.  I just finished Twilight of Authority (with a slight treatment over on substack), and I want to expand on what I got out of the book – mostly from...
The Stargate thought experiment

The Stargate thought experiment

I randomly remembered that, in a linx thread a while ago, I posted a silly thought experiment. I decided at that time I would repeat it about every two years to see if the past two years changed any minds towards doing it… I will re-post now for fun. And probably in...
The Depth of the Political Divide

Risk and Liberty

  One of the issues that comes around from time to time is the question of how to reconcile liberty with risky behavior.  A little while ago in these parts, it came up in a discussion of driving, and how some of us are fond of driving very fast indeed, and not...