Tag Archive for Libertarian

Is War The Litmus Test For Libertarians?

Dr. Robert Higgs believes so, and he makes a very strong argument. A few pages long, but worth your time. Are Questions of War and Peace Merely One Issue among Many for Libertarians? – The Independent Institute: “First, what makes…

What Books Would You Recommend To Progressives?

I can’s start this post without explaining that I’m uncomfortable with the term “Progressive” in this context. Some definitions of the word include “making progress¬† toward better conditions” and “characterized by such progress,¬† or by continuous improvement.” The problem is…

Why the Left Fears Libertarianism …

Mr. Anthony Gregory was kind enough to let me post this column of his in its entirety. This thing is phenomenal. The column is broad in coverage, yet concise and very readable. Read it, read it again, send to your…

A Libertarian Conversion Story …

In this linked column about Ron Paul and libertarianism is a wonderful explanation of libertarianism, as well as a conversion story. Note that all laws are ultimately enforced with physical violence, at the muzzle of a gun. This is a…

A Libertarian Anti-Poverty Agenda

Fantastic column from Steven Horwitz. A must-read. A Libertarian Antipoverty Agenda – The Freeman: “About a month ago I published an op-ed in the Philadelphia Inquirer arguing that poor Americans today are better off than poor Americans were back in…