Competition is the concept of competing. Humans are social creatures, thriving on competition and cooperation, from sports, to games, to markets, to mating, to viruses, to the animal kingdom, to systems in entropy striving to conserve energy, the universe is a system of competition and collaboration.

The United States as a Concept

The United States can be thought of as a union of diverse and sovereign regions, of sovereign people, who agree on the basic principles of democracy, republicanism, federalism, and liberalism in general.

Understanding Populism


Populism is a broad term that generally describes popular sentiment felt by the working class against the elites. It can look like social conservative nativist right-wing populism or social liberal progressive left-wing populism.