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Tag: Government Shutdown
  • Government Shutdown Strategy: When Right Opportunism beats Left Sectarianism

    The game of political negotiation is a labyrinth, a spectacle by which reputations are lost and won…and in some cases gridlocked. Usually, I’m a fan of gridlock, because I’m a fan of winding down the state.  I romanticize about the idea of a permanent government shutdown and the elevation of a free humanity based on …

  • Americans used as pawns in Machiavellian government move

    On October 1st, the Congress failed to pass a spending plan for the 2013 fiscal year. The federal government shut down and hundreds of thousands of federal employees were furloughed as a result. All those deemed non-essential employees were dismissed without pay or benefits. In the meantime, the political leaders who failed to pass this …