How Big is the U.S. Debt? – Learn Liberty
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How Big is the U.S. Debt? – Learn Liberty

How far in debt is the US government? Let’s put the numbers in perspective. If we stacked up individual $100 bills, $100 million would look like this. If we added up the annual incomes of everyone in the top 1%, they would total about $2 trillion. That’s 20,000 pallets of $100 million each. This is […]

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Positive Rights vs. Negative Rights – Learn Liberty
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Positive Rights vs. Negative Rights – Learn Liberty

One reason there’s a lot of confusion about rights from both liberals and conservatives is that there are different sorts of rights. Besides the distinction between legal and moral rights, we also need to distinguish the different sorts of claims the assertion of a right makes. Philosophers generally use the expressions negative rights and positive […]

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