National unity as the new slavery

[By Ben Noble]

The turmoil surrounding the 2016 Presidential election has accelerated the deepening chasm between the left and the right. As a free market anarchist, I get to observe this insanity from a relatively safe distance. It is a common subject for social commentators, politicians, and even the occasional Facebook friend. Each of them urging for more unity and patriotism; successfully signaling their faux enlightenment to the world without saying anything of substance. In contrast, I would say that we have entirely too much unity. (more…)