All posts by James Lakin

I am a reporter for 71 Republic.

The Fallacies Of Collectivists

An exploration into where the collectivists have and are still going, wrong.

Weinstein Helped Finance Clinton Defense 

Sexual misconduct and Hollywood corruption

Civil Discourse Is Dead. Let’s Revive It.

I fail to notice the consequences of perception. When I assert my political opinion I let it become me. This is inherently a mistake.

A Former Spy Was At Trump JR Meeting

By Eli Ridder | WASHINGTON, DC An ex-Soviet counter-intelligence agent turned lobbyist attended the 2016 meeting with Donald Trump Jr, a Russian lawyer allegedly connected with the Kremlin, and other Trump campaign officials.  Trump Jr releases emails  Named as Rinat Akhmetshin told the Associated Press news agency that he was present at the encounter in Trump ...

US Politician’s Ex-Staffers Send Nudes

By Carter Goode | WASHINGTON, DC Two former employees of a sitting member of the United States House of Representatives were indicted today in a cyberstalking case, according to the Department of Justice. Juan R McCullum was indicted on two counts of cyberstalking after he allegedly distributed nude images and videos of his former boss, while ...

Iraqi PM in Mosul marking victory

Prime Minister of Iraq Haider al-Abadi visited Mosul on Sunday to congratulate Iraqi forces for their victory over Daesh (IS) in the war-torn city.

First Libertarian Elected In Mississippi

By James Lakin | Mclain, MS Earlier today, Mayor Steve McCluskey of the small town of Mclain, MS became the first Libertarian elected in Mississippi history. This is not only an incredible stride for the Libertarian Party, but a necessity for the struggling small town which Mayor McCluskey was elected to govern. Below, entails the ...

Amazon To Buy Whole Foods For 13.7 Billion Dollars

Amazon announced today, its plans to purchase the high-end grocer, Whole Foods, for 13.7 billion dollars

A Brief History Of The British Labour Party

Pictured: The red rose of democratic socialism, an ideology held by Jeremy Corbyn and many within the Labour Party. The Labour Party has many twists within its history, both modern and old.