Neera K. Badhwar explores how the distinction between fully voluntary actions and actions done under duress applies to market exchanges.
We should never forget that the state is an institution for compelling people to act against their will.
Does the non-aggression principle prohibit all pollution, including industry, driving, and flashlights?
Powell argues against paternalism, demonstrating that it is little more than a way to impose your values on others.
Libertarian philosophy is a “big tent” and we can learn much from philosophers we may disagree with.
It is important to argue clearly, not loudly.
Powell looks at the “entitlement theory” of justice and the closing words of Anarchy, State and Utopia on how the minimal state can inspire us.
Zwolinski continues his discussion with David Friedman, arguing that there are situations where the presumption of freedom can be overridden.
Friedman continues his debate with Matt Zwolinski over property rights.