The Pint-Size Nation off the English Coast

The absurd and remarkable story of Sealand, a “micronation” on an eerie metal platform off the coast of England, tells us plenty about libertarianism, national sovereignty, and the lawlessness of the ocean.

The Atlantic
Aug 15 · 23 min read
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