“The insidious forces which produce inequality and destroy liberty are the subject of a large part of this volume.”
Wooldridge answers the classic question: “But who will build the roads?”
“Trying to improve the government school system in the 1990s is like a great national effort to improve horses in the 1890s.”
“If we ponder the history of compulsory education…it may well seem that the Klan and the ‘liberal’ educational reformers were not so far apart after all.”
Carl Bode reviews Hobson’s Serpent in Eden.
The storied life of America’s young revolutionary.
Riggenbach handles the mainstay and workhorse of modern fiction.
Palmer “went to New York…to set up a table for the Young Libertarian Alliance, hoping to find some sparks…that might be fanned into flames.” No dice.
Historian Forrest McDonald exhaustively details what the Founders were reading.
Murray Rothbard explains the scholarly debates surrounding the American Revolution.
“Republication of the Schimpflexicon is a fitting tribute, a festschrift which Mencken would have welcomed.”
Tilman examines the possibilities of a New Left-Libertarian convergence, and finds the prospects lacking.
Liggio discusses George Mason and Daniel Morgan.
“If you’re known as a radical, it’s not long before you don’t have much influence any more.”
Literature of Liberty reviews a slew of major historians’ recent studies of a subject far too often neglected in libertarian circles.
“For eighteenth-century radical thought, in addition to commerce and history, there was an important role given to religion and science.”
“Only one serious, major candidate for President in this election year…is also unequivocally in favor of total marijuana decriminalization.”
The great John Hospers surveys the most productive century in the history of ethics as a field of study.