Tag Archives: Star Wars

Libertarian Star Wars Special: “May the Market Farces Be With You!”

Star Wars Lilbertarian Special

From Reason.tv, just in time for the Holidays to save the economy planet. Written by Austin Bragg, Producer for Reason.com; Meredith Bragg Managing Editor of Reason TV; and Andrew Heaton, host of EconPop. Starring a highly trained cloned trooper, Austin Bragg, Andrew Heaton, Senator Revan Paul, Trade Federation Cultural Sensitivity Training, Edward Snowden, Chewbacca as Milton Friedman,  Jabba the Trump,  an MSNBC discussion of: “But who would build the Death Star without the government?”,… Read more ...

New in the public discourse: Are Jedi Knights Libertarian or Socialist?

(excerpt from) The Atlantic Wire
Are Jedi Knights Libertarian or Socialist?

by Max Fisher on July 26, 2010

Most political journalists are also nerds, so it was probably only a matter of time until someone started debating the politics of Star Wars. This particular discussion started when an official with the Canadian prime minister’s office sent out a press release announcing that the forthcoming national census would be optional.

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