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Why The Hell Should Anyone Vote For The Republican Party?

Stuart95 Wrote: Feb 19, 2013 9:02 PM
Roy, welcome. "Isolationism" is an accusation often thrown at libertarians by people who are frustrated by their inability to find legitimate holes in libertarian principles as they try to rationalize political theories (parties) that approach all issues as if every day were a new day. Given time and an open mind, you will see that "providing for the national defense" does not mean "spend trillions parading around the world turning forlorn countries into little Americas". The most easily grasped proof that libertarians are not isolationist is their commitment to free trade, a subject manipulated for political purposes daily, at your expense, by the other parties' politicians.

The only answer anyone ever seems to be able to offer to that question these days is, "Because the Democrats are worse." However, the problem with being the lesser of two evils is that you're still an evil.

Well, what about the GOP's principles?

What about them?

Name something that the Republican Party stands for today.

Low taxes? We've won that battle so thoroughly that 47% of Americans don't pay income taxes even though we have a trillion dollar deficit. Meanwhile, many of the richest Americans are comfortable enough with what they're...