All posts by Indri Schaelicke

Indri is a high school senior. He is currently a Contributor and Associate Editor at 71 Republic. His political views have been influenced by Ron Paul, F.A Hayek, and Milton Friedman. When he isn't writing articles for 71 Republic, he enjoys playing soccer, volunteering at the local animal shelter and reading.

Free College Harms More Than It Helps

Supporters of free college do not recognize that the economic detriments far outweigh any possible benefits of the proposal.

We Could Survive Without Speed Limits

Speed limits are immoral and ineffective, and are simply not necessary for the safety of a free society.

Petition to Free Ross Ulbricht Reaches 43,000 Signatures

A petition calling for a Presidential pardon for Ross Ulbricht, the convicted operator of the dark web marketplace Silk Road, has gained over 43,000 signatures.

California Leftists Want To Control How You Eat

Ultra Liberal State Legislatures Push For Ban On Corporate Cafeterias

Months After Damage Began, Trump Reverses Course on Tariffs

President Donald Trump is beginning to recognize that the free market and free trade are preferable to tariffs.

A New Dawn for Cuba?

The drafting of a new constitution could offer Cuba a fast track to modernization and a new found respect for individual liberties.

Initiative to Break California Into 3 States Fails Before It Begins

Though the movement to break California into 3 received the signatures it needs for a vote, such a vote will not be occurring this year.

Want to Help the Poor? Abolish the Minimum Wage

Raises in the minimum wage are both disastrous for the economy and immoral.

Four Easy Ways to Rein in Federal Spending

Federal spending is out of control, but government can take these four steps to right its path.

EPA Head Scott Pruitt Resigns Amidst Ethics Scandals

Amidst several ethics scandals including a misallocation of federal funds for personal use, EPA Director Scott Pruitt has officially stepped down from his position.