Trump’s worst export is his trade policy

The latest news in Donald Trump’s multi-front trade war is focused on China, in the wake of the president’s decision (over the objections of most of his advisers) to impose a fresh round of tariffs on Chinese goods and China’s unsurprising threats of retaliation. As troubling as those developments are, we shouldn’t move too quickly past his other […]

The EU’s carbons taxes are protectionism à la Trump

The new president of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, is assembling her cabinet, which will be presented and subjected to hearings by the European Parliament in autumn. Yet when it comes to the priorities of her Commission, she has already laid out several far-reaching proposals, particularly on the environment. Von der Leyen has made it […]

Macron uses climate change to block free trade

The European Union is in the midst of concluding a free trade deal with Mercosur, the trade bloc also known as the South American Common Market. Its members are Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, and Venezuela (which has been suspended since December 2016). Current associate countries are Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru, and Suriname. Mercosur […]

[Video] How European is the European Union?

Click down below to watch my presentation on the European Union at Paralelná Polis in Bratislava, Slovakia. If you’re ever in Prague or Bratislava, make sure to check out the cryto-anarchists at both Paralelná Polis and Paralelní Polis!

[Video] Interviewed at the Hayek Institute in Vienna

Click down below to watch the full video of me being interviewed by Kai Weiss in Vienna Austria. The event was organised by the Hayek Institute, the Austrian Economics Center, and Students For Liberty Austria, and took place prior to the European elections. Also, if you use Twitter and haven’t followed me yet, make sure […]

Aluminium: la sélectivité commerciale favorise la Chine

Voici près d’un an que l’Europe et les Etats-Unis mènent une guerre commerciale. Donald Trump a ouvert les hostilités en annonçant le 31 mai 2018, via son secrétaire au Commerce Wilbur Ross, que l’Union européenne (UE), dans un premier temps exemptée, serait finalement elle aussi soumise à des droits de douane de 25% sur l’acier […]

Was hat die EU für uns getan?

Dieser Artikel erschien in der siebten Ausgabe des “Peace Love Liberty” Magazins, produziert von Students For Liberty in Deutschland. (Kompletter Artikel auf Seite 13)