OMNILIBRIUM
   Rational Discussion of Controversial Topics
Economics Education Ethics Foreign Policy Government History Politics Religion Science
  ARTICLES
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Problems with objective evaluation of government policies. Part I. The unemployment data paradox72% 9
Why is the crime rate so high in Venezuela?70% 3
The one thing that Trump has in common with Berny Sanders is trade60% 11
What can Berny Sanders do when there's a Republican congress?64% 8
Do most charities have negative utility?71% 2


  DEBATES
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Will election of a republican president result in actual right-wing policies?71% 17
Should Macro Rubio disavow Stalinist advisor Max Boot51% 4
Should the ideal of democracy be about holding politicians accountable?61% 4
Should a Special Prosecutor be appointed for the email scandal?61% 9
Can competition be created in an education market of perfect irrationality?72% 8


  LINKS
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The Sliding Scale of Bullshit Jobs56% 5
The Cause of This Nightmare Election? Media Greed and Shameless Traffic Worship58% 4
Two Malthusian scares61% 2
Dura lex, sed lex?69% 2
Trump Says He Will Force Apple to Manufacture in the US Even Though That Makes Absolutely No Sense61% 4


  BLOGS
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Social Science Critics  ◊ OvercomingBias63% 0
OT59: Comment Sutra  ◊ SlateStarCodex73% 0
Was the so-called "monetarist experiment" ever tried?  ◊ TheMoneyIllusion61% 0
Those new service sector jobs, anti-drone falconer edition the drone wars have begun  ◊ MarginalRevolution63% 0
New Philosophical Work on Solomonoff Induction  ◊ LessWrong62% 0


  GENERAL
Open Thread 16
Feedback: Comments - Suggestions - Criticism 183



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