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Spontaneous Order in the City

Atlanta, the transportation hub of the South, is not having its best year. I-20 has now buckled, and I-85 is weeks away from being back in order after improperly stored polyethylene pipes caught fire, engulfing the highway in flames and collapsing a bridge. As yet another chorus of cries erupts, demanding …

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Back to the Term Limits Debate

Several years ago, I published an article in these pages arguing that term limits are not the panacea that advocates of limited …

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Defending Diction: Obstructionism

In recent months, under considerable encouragement from conservative media and largely in response to critics of Donald Trump, a word has reemerged …

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2016, Pt II

[This article is a continuation of 2016 Pt I] The 2016 elections are over. With their perpetual dominance of the news cycle at our …

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2016, Pt. I

It is said that history is recorded by its victors. Apart from the traditional understanding of this maxim, we at The Mendenhall …