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The Oberlin Review

Libertarian Ideology Protects Capital at Workers’ Expense

Jordan Ecker, Contributing Writer
April 21, 2017
Filed under Commentary, OPINIONS

Jacob Britton’s latest attempt at political debate begins, “It was only a matter of time…” Indeed, I suppose it was. I can’t help but feel that the first paragraph of Britton’s latest foray into the wide world of political economy is symptomatic of the bizarre way the right behaves on co...

Positive Rights, Not Capitalism, Require Violent State

Jacob Britton, Contributing Writer
April 14, 2017
Filed under Commentary, OPINIONS

It was only a matter of time before a fellow Oberlin student would respond to my right-leaning op-ed condemning wealth distribution. Jordan Ecker begins his refutation by stating that my article is a mere “rehashing of key libertarian talking points,” then goes on to respond with his own rehashing...

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