22 Aug 2017
Topic:  Cleyre, Voltairine de American anarchist writer, lecturer and activist
New   Videos Who Is Voltairine de Cleyre?
Discusses the life of and concepts espoused by Voltairine de Cleyre
 
Topic:  Lane, Rose Wilder American journalist, author of The Discovery of Freedom
New   Videos Rose Wilder Lane: A Longing for Far-Away and Unimagined Places (Part One)
Reviews Rose Wilder Lane's life, writing, career, travel and friendships (in three segments)
 
Topic:  Tucker, Benjamin American individualist anarchist, publisher of the 19th century Liberty periodical
New   Videos Who Is Benjamin Tucker?
Discusses the life and writings of Benjamin Tucker
 
21 Aug 2017
Topic:  Cool Hand Luke 1967 movie about a nonconformist in a prison chain gang
Upd   Memorable Lines Luke responding to Captain
Responding to Captain's "For your own good" after being fitted with chains
 
Topic:  Epstein, Richard A. Professor of law at the University of Chicago
Upd   Home Page Richard A. Epstein: University of Chicago Law School
 
Topic:  Free For All (The Prisoner) Fourth broadcast episode of The Prisoner, where Number Six becomes Number Two for a short while
Upd   Memorable Scenes Number 2 introduces Number 6 to the crowd
 
Topic:  Jefferson, Thomas Author of the Declaration of Independence, third President of the United States
Upd   Biography Life of Thomas Jefferson
Revised and edited by Eyler Robert Coates, Sr.
 
Topic:  Speech, Freedom of Liberty to speak, write or otherwise express oneself
Upd   Articles You Can't Say That!: What's Happening to Free Speech?
Stossel chat with viewers of the subject ABC News Special Report
 
Topic:  Spencer, Herbert 19th century English philosopher
New   Videos Dog Eat Dog vs. Sharing and Caring... The Mystery of Herbert Spencer
Virkkala is interviewed by James Gill on Herbert Spencer and some concepts he examined
 
Topic:  Stern, Howard "The King of All Media"
Upd   Web Pages The Howard Stern Radio Network
Unofficial list of radio stations, maintained by a fan
 
Topic:  Stossel, John Host of "Stossel" show on Fox Business channel and former ABC News correspondent for the "20/20" newsmagazine
Upd   Writings You Can't Say That!: What's Happening to Free Speech?
Stossel chat with viewers of the subject ABC News Special Report
 
18 Aug 2017
Topic:  Bananas 1971 Woody Allen comedy about populist revolutions in Latin America
Upd   Memorable Scenes A witness at Fielding Mellish's trial
 
Topic:  Bast, Joseph L. President and CEO of The Heartland Institute
Upd   Writings Comments on New Source Review Reform
Comments to the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works and the Senate Judiciary Committee
 
Topic:  Commerce Clause Clause of article I, section 8 of the U.S. Constitution that gives Congress power "to regulate commerce"
Upd   Videos Wheat, Weed, and ObamaCare: How the Commerce Clause Made Congress All-Powerful
Professors John Eastman, former Dean, Chapman University Law School and Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean, UC Irvine School of Law, express contrasting opinions on the Commerce Clause
 
Topic:  Federal Reserve The central bank of the United States
Upd   Videos Is Anyone Minding the Store at the Federal Reserve?
U.S. Representative Alan Grayson (D-FL) asks Elizabeth Coleman, Inspector General of the Federal Reserve, about the $9 trillion credit extension by the Fed, reported by Bloomberg
 
Topic:  Gandhi 1982 biographical movie about Mohandas K. Gandhi
Upd   Memorable Lines Gandhi to Mirabehn
Said in his cot while fasting (in order to stop violence resulting from a general strike). Repeated at the end of the film.
 
Topic:  Smith, Adam Eighteenth century Scottish economist, author of The Wealth of Nations
New   Videos The Real Adam Smith: Morality and Markets
First part of The Real Adam Smith: A Personal Exploration by Johan Norberg, a television documentary produced by Free To Choose Media
New     The Real Adam Smith: Ideas That Changed The World
Second part of The Real Adam Smith: A Personal Exploration by Johan Norberg, a television documentary produced by Free To Choose Media
 
Topic:  Thoreau, Henry David Nineteenth-century American author, noted for the essay "Civil Disobedience"
New   Videos Iconoclastic Individualism - Henry David Thoreau (part 1)
Biographical, focusing mostly on Thoreau's refusal to pay the poll tax and the essay on civil disobedience
 
17 Aug 2017
Topic:  Armentano, Dominick T. Economics professor (emeritus) at the University of Hartford
New   Videos Anti-Trust and Monopoly
A conversation with Ron Paul, hosted by Roger Ream, with guest Prof. Dominick Armentano
 
Topic:  Badnarik, Michael Software engineer, 2004 Libertarian Presidential candidate
Upd   Videos Libertarian Party Presidential Candidate: Program ID 182059 - 6
C-SPAN 5/31/04 0:40
 
Topic:  Bastiat, Frederic 19th century French economist
New   Videos Bastiat - The Broken Window Fallacy
Animated summary of Bastiat's Broken Window Fallacy
 
Topic:  Broken Window Fallacy "What would become of the glaziers, if nobody ever broke windows?"
New   Videos Bastiat - The Broken Window Fallacy
Animated summary of Bastiat's Broken Window Fallacy
 
Topic:  Bush, George W. Forty-third President of the United States
Upd   Videos Bush Speaks the Truth (Election 2000 Debates)
Audio clips and photos of then Governor George Bush during the Presidential debates, particularly about nation building and a "humble" foreign policy
 
Topic:  Foreign Entanglements Unnecessary involvement with other nations
Upd   Videos Bush Speaks the Truth (Election 2000 Debates)
Audio clips and photos of then Governor George Bush during the Presidential debates, particularly about nation building and a "humble" foreign policy
 
Topic:  Libertarianism Advocates absolute liberty in thought and action while respecting others' rights
Upd   Videos Freedom Matters
A 60 second introduction to libertarianism
 
Topic:  Locke, John 17th century English philosopher
New   Videos The Enlightenment: John Locke
Short animated drawing presentation of three main concepts proposed by John Locke: tabula rasa, inalienable rights and separation of powers
 
Topic:  Monopoly Exclusive control by someone or some group of the means of producing or selling a good or service
Upd   Videos Anti-Trust and Monopoly
A conversation with Ron Paul, hosted by Roger Ream, with guest Prof. Dominick Armentano
 
Topic:  Morley, Felix M. 20th century American journalist, editor of the Washington Post and Human Events
Upd   Videos Longines Chronoscope with Felix Morley
Morley, interviewed by William Bradford Huie and David Taylor March, is asked about the military draft and the influence of politics on colleges and universities
 
Topic:  Paul, Ron Texas Republican Congressman, 1988 Libertarian Presidential candidate, 2008 Republican Presidential prospective candidate
Upd   Videos Anti-Trust and Monopoly
A conversation with Ron Paul, hosted by Roger Ream, with guest Prof. Dominick Armentano
 
Topic:  Spooner, Lysander Lawyer, abolitionist, entrepreneur, legal theorist and political radical
New   Videos Who is Lysander Spooner?
Discussion of the chapter "Lysander Spooner, Dissident Among Dissidents" of the book Men Against the State
 
Topic:  Technology Practical application of engineering or technical processes
Upd   Videos Peter Thiel on Facebook, Technology, and the Higher Education Bubble
Peter discusses The Social Network movie, the Hollywood vs. the Silicon Valley views of reality, PayPal, Zimbabwe and money, seasteading and freedom to leave a State, and college
 
Topic:  Thiel, Peter A. Co-founder and former CEO of PayPal
Upd   Videos Peter Thiel on Facebook, Technology, and the Higher Education Bubble
Peter discusses The Social Network movie, the Hollywood vs. the Silicon Valley views of reality, PayPal, Zimbabwe and money, seasteading and freedom to leave a State, and college
 
16 Aug 2017
Topic:  Election 1999 movie about high school elections, "overachievers" and ethical and moral choices
Upd   Memorable Scenes Tammy's election speech
 
Topic:  Justice, Institute for Libertarian public interest law firm
New   Articles The Fight for Free Speech in the Courts
Burrus and Powell discuss with Paul Sherman, a senior attorney with the Institute for Justice, about freedom of speech issues, particularly political speech, and occupational licensing
 
Topic:  Licensing, Occupational Laws and regulations that limit entry into or continued exercise of a particular occupation
New   Articles The Fight for Free Speech in the Courts
Burrus and Powell discuss with Paul Sherman, a senior attorney with the Institute for Justice, about freedom of speech issues, particularly political speech, and occupational licensing
 
Topic:  Paul, Ron Texas Republican Congressman, 1988 Libertarian Presidential candidate, 2008 Republican Presidential prospective candidate
Upd   Videos Let's Shake It Up!
Upd     Rise, Consise, and Krookid - Ron Paul 2008 - Music Video
Upd     Hope for America
Upd     The Spirit of Freedom
Music by Muse "Butterflies and Hurricanes", clips from "Braveheart", "The Patriot" and "V for Vendetta"
Upd     Freedom Bomb - Original Music Video
 
Topic:  Rogers, Jim Founder with George Soros of the Quantum Fund
Upd   Videos Jim Rogers: Fannie and Freddie ... let the patient pass away
Interview about the Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac bailout and the outlook for commodity prices
 
Topic:  Rosemond, John American family psychologist and syndicated columnist
New   Articles The Fight for Free Speech in the Courts
Burrus and Powell discuss with Paul Sherman, a senior attorney with the Institute for Justice, about freedom of speech issues, particularly political speech, and occupational licensing
 
Topic:  Speech, Freedom of Liberty to speak, write or otherwise express oneself
New   Articles The Fight for Free Speech in the Courts
Burrus and Powell discuss with Paul Sherman, a senior attorney with the Institute for Justice, about freedom of speech issues, particularly political speech, and occupational licensing
 
15 Aug 2017
Topic:  9/11 September 11, 2001 Attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon
New   Articles The Cato Institute at 40
Interview with Peter Goettler, President and CEO of the Cato Institute since March 2015
 
Topic:  Arms, Right to Keep and Bear Right of individuals to own firearms
Upd   Videos Tom Selleck on the Rosie O'Donnell Show
 
Topic:  Atlas Network Helps to develop a network of worldwide market-oriented think tanks
New   Articles The Cato Institute at 40
Interview with Peter Goettler, President and CEO of the Cato Institute since March 2015
 
Topic:  Boudreaux, Donald J. Professor of Economics, past President of the Foundation for Economic Education
New   Articles The Cato Institute at 40
Interview with Peter Goettler, President and CEO of the Cato Institute since March 2015
 
Topic:  Branden, Nathaniel Psychotherapist, author of The Psychology of Self-Esteem
Upd   Videos Nathaniel Branden on "My Years With Ayn Rand"
 
Topic:  Cato Institute Non-profit public policy research foundation in Washington, DC
New   Interviews The Cato Institute at 40
Interview with Peter Goettler, President and CEO of the Cato Institute since March 2015
 
Topic:  Cleyre, Voltairine de American anarchist writer, lecturer and activist
Upd   Web Sites Voltairine de Cleyre: Exquisite Rebel
Includes biography page, text of many of her essays and links to other web resources
 
Topic:  Hammer into Anvil (The Prisoner) Tenth broadcast episode of The Prisoner, where Number Six plays on the insecurity of Number Two
Upd   Memorable Scenes Number 2 attempts to confront Number 6 with his "evidence"
 
Topic:  Jillette, Penn Taller, louder half of Penn and Teller magician duo
Upd   Videos Penn Jillette: Why I Am A Libertarian
 
Topic:  Letterman, David American comedian, host of "The Late Show with David Letterman"
Upd   Videos David Letterman Endorses Ron Paul in 1988
Interview with Sandra Bernhard, discussing the 1988 Presidential debates and announcing he would vote for the Libertarian candidate, Ron Paul
 
Topic:  Libertarianism Advocates absolute liberty in thought and action while respecting others' rights
New   Articles The Cato Institute at 40
Interview with Peter Goettler, President and CEO of the Cato Institute since March 2015
Upd   Videos Penn Jillette: Why I Am A Libertarian
 
Topic:  Paul, Ron Texas Republican Congressman, 1988 Libertarian Presidential candidate, 2008 Republican Presidential prospective candidate
Upd   Videos David Letterman Endorses Ron Paul in 1988
Interview with Sandra Bernhard, discussing the 1988 Presidential debates and announcing he would vote for the Libertarian candidate, Ron Paul
 
Topic:  Presley, Sharon Psychologist, executive director of Resources for Independent Thinking
Upd   Home Page Sharon Presley
Upd   Biography About Sharon Presley
Upd   Web Sites Voltairine de Cleyre: Exquisite Rebel
Includes biography page, text of many of her essays and links to other web resources
 
Topic:  Punishments, Cruel and Unusual, Protection Against Restriction on the use of cruel and unusual punishments
Upd   Videos Jesse Ventura On Larry King Live Part 1 Of 2 May.11, 2009
Among other things, Ventura discusses waterboarding and torture, including his own Navy Seal training experience with it
 
Topic:  Rand, Ayn Objectivist philosopher, novelist
Upd   Video Products The Passion of Ayn Rand
Showtime Entertainment movie based on Barbara Branden's book.
Upd   Videos Nathaniel Branden on "My Years With Ayn Rand"
 
Topic:  Selleck, Tom Film and TV actor, starred in TV series "Magnum, P.I."
Upd   Videos Tom Selleck on the Rosie O'Donnell Show
 
Topic:  Students for Liberty Worldwide network of pro-liberty students and student organizations
Upd   Audio The Libertarian Student Movement
Interview with Wolf von Laer, CEO of Students for Liberty, to discuss the status of the liberty movement on college campuses
 
Topic:  Ventura, Jesse Professional wrestler, former governor of Minnesota
Upd   Videos Jesse Ventura On Larry King Live Part 1 Of 2 May.11, 2009
Among other things, Ventura discusses waterboarding and torture, including his own Navy Seal training experience with it
 
14 Aug 2017
Topic:  9/11 September 11, 2001 Attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon
Upd   Interviews September 11 and the Anti-Capitalistic Mentality: An Interview with Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr
 
Topic:  Association of Libertarian Feminists Libertarian alternative to aspects of women's movement that discourage independence and individuality
New   Articles Libertarian Feminism: An Honorable Tradition
Traces the feminist tradition from individualist anarchists in the 18th, 19th and early 20th century, to the creation in 1973 of the Association of Libertarian Feminists and on to present activism
 
Topic:  Buchanan, James M. 1986 Nobel Prize winner in Economic Sciences
Upd   Video Products A Conversation With Hayek and Buchanan, Part I
The Idea Channel, 52 minutes
Upd     A Conversation With Hayek and Buchanan, Part II
The Idea Channel, 48 minutes
 
Topic:  Cleyre, Voltairine de American anarchist writer, lecturer and activist
New   Articles Libertarian Feminism: An Honorable Tradition
Traces the feminist tradition from individualist anarchists in the 18th, 19th and early 20th century, to the creation in 1973 of the Association of Libertarian Feminists and on to present activism
 
Topic:  Enemy of the State 1998 Tony Scott thriller about the NSA and the surveillance society
Upd   Memorable Lines Brill coments on the telecommunications industry
 
Topic:  Greenspan, Alan Former Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (1987-2006)
Upd   Articles Alan Greenspan: Ayn Rand's Failed Student
 
Topic:  Hayek, Friedrich A. 1974 Nobel Prize winner in Economics Sciences
Upd   Video Products A Conversation With Hayek and Buchanan, Part I
The Idea Channel, 52 minutes
Upd     A Conversation With Hayek and Buchanan, Part II
The Idea Channel, 48 minutes
 
Topic:  Hess, Karl Editor of Libertarian Party News 1986-1990, Barry Goldwater speechwriter
Upd   Videos Robert Anton Wilson and Karl Hess: Subversion for Fun and Profit
Wilson and Hess at the Libertarian Party national convention, fielding questions from the audience on numerous topics
 
Upd Topic:  Humane Studies, Institute for Assists graduate and undergraduate students interested in individual liberty
 
Upd Topic:  Justice, Institute for Libertarian public interest law firm
 
Topic:  Libertarianism Advocates absolute liberty in thought and action while respecting others' rights
Upd   Videos Robert Anton Wilson and Karl Hess: Subversion for Fun and Profit
Wilson and Hess at the Libertarian Party national convention, fielding questions from the audience on numerous topics
 
Topic:  Liberty The right and ability to act and express oneself in a freely chosen manner
Upd   Video Products A Conversation With Hayek and Buchanan, Part I
The Idea Channel, 52 minutes
Upd     A Conversation With Hayek and Buchanan, Part II
The Idea Channel, 48 minutes
 
Topic:  Moore, Carol Libertarian activist, speaker and writer
Upd   Web Sites Libertarians For Peace
 
Topic:  Presley, Sharon Psychologist, executive director of Resources for Independent Thinking
New   Writings Libertarian Feminism: An Honorable Tradition
Traces the feminist tradition from individualist anarchists in the 18th, 19th and early 20th century, to the creation in 1973 of the Association of Libertarian Feminists and on to present activism
 
Topic:  Rockwell, Llewellyn H., Jr. President of the Ludwig von Mises Institute and editor of LewRockwell.com
Upd   Interviews September 11 and the Anti-Capitalistic Mentality: An Interview with Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr
 
Topic:  Taylor, Joan Kennedy Author, founding member of Feminists for Free Expression
New   Articles Libertarian Feminism: An Honorable Tradition
Traces the feminist tradition from individualist anarchists in the 18th, 19th and early 20th century, to the creation in 1973 of the Association of Libertarian Feminists and on to present activism
 
Topic:  Tucker, Benjamin American individualist anarchist, publisher of the 19th century Liberty periodical
New   Articles Libertarian Feminism: An Honorable Tradition
Traces the feminist tradition from individualist anarchists in the 18th, 19th and early 20th century, to the creation in 1973 of the Association of Libertarian Feminists and on to present activism
 
Topic:  Wilson, Robert Science fiction author, winner of the 1986 Prometheus Hall of Fame Award
Upd   Videos Robert Anton Wilson and Karl Hess: Subversion for Fun and Profit
Wilson and Hess at the Libertarian Party national convention, fielding questions from the audience on numerous topics
 
11 Aug 2017
Topic:  France Territory in western Europe, ruled since 1958 by the République Française
New   Articles Mont Pelerin: 1947-1978, The Road to Libertarianism
Reviews the presentations and discussions at the 1978 meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society, with an overview of the Society's history and particularly the 1958 meeting which had similar themes
 
Topic:  Friedman, Milton 1976 Nobel Prize winner in Economic Sciences
New   Articles Mont Pelerin: 1947-1978, The Road to Libertarianism
Reviews the presentations and discussions at the 1978 meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society, with an overview of the Society's history and particularly the 1958 meeting which had similar themes
 
Topic:  Gold Standard A monetary system in which currency values are defined in terms of gold
New   Articles Mont Pelerin: 1947-1978, The Road to Libertarianism
Reviews the presentations and discussions at the 1978 meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society, with an overview of the Society's history and particularly the 1958 meeting which had similar themes
 
Topic:  Hayek, Friedrich A. 1974 Nobel Prize winner in Economics Sciences
New   Articles Mont Pelerin: 1947-1978, The Road to Libertarianism
Reviews the presentations and discussions at the 1978 meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society, with an overview of the Society's history and particularly the 1958 meeting which had similar themes
 
Topic:  Inflation Popularly, a rise in prices of goods and services; in economics, monetary expansion
New   Articles Mont Pelerin: 1947-1978, The Road to Libertarianism
Reviews the presentations and discussions at the 1978 meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society, with an overview of the Society's history and particularly the 1958 meeting which had similar themes
 
Topic:  Libertarianism Advocates absolute liberty in thought and action while respecting others' rights
New   Articles Mont Pelerin: 1947-1978, The Road to Libertarianism
Reviews the presentations and discussions at the 1978 meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society, with an overview of the Society's history and particularly the 1958 meeting which had similar themes
 
Topic:  Libertarian Party United States
Upd   Interviews Scott Horton Interviews Bob Barr
 
Topic:  Mont Pelerin Society Aims to strengthen the principles and practice of a free society
New   Articles Mont Pelerin: 1947-1978, The Road to Libertarianism
Reviews the presentations and discussions at the 1978 meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society, with an overview of the Society's history and particularly the 1958 meeting which had similar themes
 
Topic:  One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 1975 Oscar-winning movie starring Jack Nicholson and directed by Milos Forman
Upd   Memorable Scenes Ward meeting after McMurphy discovers several inmates are there voluntarily
 
Topic:  Raico, Ralph American professor of history
New   Writings Mont Pelerin: 1947-1978, The Road to Libertarianism
Reviews the presentations and discussions at the 1978 meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society, with an overview of the Society's history and particularly the 1958 meeting which had similar themes
 
Topic:  Stigler, George J. 20th century American economist, winner of the 1982 Nobel Prize in economics
New   Articles Mont Pelerin: 1947-1978, The Road to Libertarianism
Reviews the presentations and discussions at the 1978 meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society, with an overview of the Society's history and particularly the 1958 meeting which had similar themes
 
10 Aug 2017
Topic:  Brazil Territory in eastern South America, ruled since 1988 by the República Federativa do Brasil
New   Articles The Libertarian Student Movement
Interview with Wolf von Laer, CEO of Students for Liberty, to discuss the status of the liberty movement on college campuses
 
Topic:  Checkmate (The Prisoner) Ninth broadcast episode of The Prisoner, where Number Six returns to being a pawn
Upd   Memorable Scenes Number 6 and chess champion (Man with the Stick) discuss the game
 
Topic:  France Territory in western Europe, ruled since 1958 by the République Française
New   Articles The Libertarian Student Movement
Interview with Wolf von Laer, CEO of Students for Liberty, to discuss the status of the liberty movement on college campuses
 
Topic:  Free Trade Exchange of goods and services without barriers
Upd   Articles National Servitude
Examines calls for "national service" and contrasts them to insights from Frédéric Bastiat and Adam Smith
 
Topic:  Georgia Territory in northwest Asia, ruled since 1991 by the Sakartvelo
New   Articles The Libertarian Student Movement
Interview with Wolf von Laer, CEO of Students for Liberty, to discuss the status of the liberty movement on college campuses
 
Topic:  Iran Territory in southwest Asia, ruled since 1979 by the Jomhuri-ye Eslāmi-ye Irān
Upd   Articles America Must Reject Netanyahu's War Cry on Iran
Counters Benjamin Netanyahu's speech at the U.S. Congress about Iran's nuclear weapons intentions
 
Topic:  Libertarianism Advocates absolute liberty in thought and action while respecting others' rights
New   Articles The Libertarian Student Movement
Interview with Wolf von Laer, CEO of Students for Liberty, to discuss the status of the liberty movement on college campuses
 
Topic:  Obama, Barack Forty-fourth President of the United States
Upd   Articles Big Brother, not Snowden and Greenwald, Is the Story
Examines the reaction from various media pundits both progressive and conservative to the Snowden and Greenwald revelations about NSA data collection
 
Topic:  Once Upon a Time (The Prisoner) Penultimate broadcast episode of The Prisoner, where Number Six goes through the seven ages of man
Upd   Memorable Scenes Number 6 pleads with Number 2 to be let out of the cage
 
Topic:  Paul, Ron Texas Republican Congressman, 1988 Libertarian Presidential candidate, 2008 Republican Presidential prospective candidate
New   Articles The Libertarian Student Movement
Interview with Wolf von Laer, CEO of Students for Liberty, to discuss the status of the liberty movement on college campuses
 
Topic:  Pratchett, Terry British science fiction and fantasy author, winner of 2003 Prometheus Award
Upd   Biography TerryPratchettBooks.com
 
Topic:  Richman, Sheldon Former vice president of the Future of Freedom Foundation and editor of the Future of Freedom journal
Upd   Writings National Servitude
Examines calls for "national service" and contrasts them to insights from Frédéric Bastiat and Adam Smith
Upd     Big Brother, not Snowden and Greenwald, Is the Story
Examines the reaction from various media pundits both progressive and conservative to the Snowden and Greenwald revelations about NSA data collection
Upd     America Must Reject Netanyahu's War Cry on Iran
Counters Benjamin Netanyahu's speech at the U.S. Congress about Iran's nuclear weapons intentions
 
Topic:  Simmons, Randy T. Political science professor, Mayor of Providence, Utah
Upd   Home Page Political Science Department Utah State University: Randy Simmons, Professor & Department Head
 
Topic:  Students for Liberty Worldwide network of pro-liberty students and student organizations
New   Audio The Libertarian Student Movement
Interview with Wolf von Laer, CEO of Students for Liberty, to discuss the status of the liberty movement on college campuses
 
9 Aug 2017
Topic:  Agorism Libertarian strategy proposed by Samuel E. Konkin III that strives to achieve a voluntary society via non-political means
New   Articles Black-Market Activism: Samuel Edward Konkin III and Agorism
Overview of Konkin's life and his two main contributions: agorism and the counter-economy
 
Topic:  analysis Monthly broadsheet published by Frank Chodorov
Upd   Reference analysis: 1949-1951
Note: the initial publication date is incorrect in the original title
Upd   Publication Frequency November 1944-January 1951
Monthly
 
Topic:  Branden, Nathaniel Psychotherapist, author of The Psychology of Self-Esteem
New   Articles The 1977 Libertarian Party National Convention
Recounts the main events of the convention, highlighting several of the speakers and their messages
 
Topic:  Friedman, Milton 1976 Nobel Prize winner in Economic Sciences
New   Web Pages Milton Friedman - Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, columns and other resources about Friedman
 
Topic:  Hospers, John Professor of philosophy, 1972 Libertarian Presidential candidate
New   Articles The 1977 Libertarian Party National Convention
Recounts the main events of the convention, highlighting several of the speakers and their messages
 
Topic:  Konkin, Samuel Edward, III Proponent of agorism and author of the New Libertarian Manifesto
New   Articles Black-Market Activism: Samuel Edward Konkin III and Agorism
Overview of Konkin's life and his two main contributions: agorism and the counter-economy
 
Topic:  Libertarian Party United States
New   Articles The 1977 Libertarian Party National Convention
Recounts the main events of the convention, highlighting several of the speakers and their messages
 
Topic:  MacBride, Roger Lawyer, 1976 Libertarian Presidential candidate
New   Articles The 1977 Libertarian Party National Convention
Recounts the main events of the convention, highlighting several of the speakers and their messages
 
Topic:  Mencken, Henry Louis Journalist, author of The American Language
New   Web Pages H. L. Mencken - Libertarianism.org
Links to essays, columns and other resources about Mencken
 
Topic:  Politics The practices of guiding, influencing or controlling government
New   Articles Black-Market Activism: Samuel Edward Konkin III and Agorism
Overview of Konkin's life and his two main contributions: agorism and the counter-economy
 
Topic:  Ravenal, Earl C. Professor emeritus of International Relations at Georgetown University
New   Articles The 1977 Libertarian Party National Convention
Recounts the main events of the convention, highlighting several of the speakers and their messages
 
Topic:  Rothbard, Murray N. Austrian School economist, author of For a New Liberty: The Libertarian Manifesto
New   Articles Black-Market Activism: Samuel Edward Konkin III and Agorism
Overview of Konkin's life and his two main contributions: agorism and the counter-economy
New     The 1977 Libertarian Party National Convention
Recounts the main events of the convention, highlighting several of the speakers and their messages
 
Topic:  Wilson, Robert Science fiction author, winner of the 1986 Prometheus Hall of Fame Award
New   Web Pages Robert Anton Wilson - Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, videos and other resources about Wilson
 
8 Aug 2017
Topic:  Bast, Joseph L. President and CEO of The Heartland Institute
Upd   Writings Why Carbon Sequestration in the Agricultural Sector May Not Be the Best Way to Control Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Testimony to the Senate Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety
 
Topic:  Chodorov, Frank Editor of two versions of The Freeman, at the Henry George School of Social Science and the Foundation for Economic Education
New   Articles The Singular Henry George: Insights and Influence
Discusses George's early life, the main arguments made in his writings and the influence and disagreements he had with contemporary and later radicals
 
Topic:  Cobden, Richard Nineteenth century British politician, leading proponent of free trade
New   Web Pages Richard Cobden - Libertarianism.org
Links to essays, columns and other resources about Cobden
 
Topic:  Free Trade Exchange of goods and services without barriers
New   Articles The Singular Henry George: Insights and Influence
Discusses George's early life, the main arguments made in his writings and the influence and disagreements he had with contemporary and later radicals
 
Topic:  George, Henry Nineteenth century American self-taught economist, author of Progress and Poverty
New   Articles The Singular Henry George: Insights and Influence
Discusses George's early life, the main arguments made in his writings and the influence and disagreements he had with contemporary and later radicals
 
Topic:  Hodgskin, Thomas Nineteenth century British economics writer, critic of "capitalism"
New   Articles The Singular Henry George: Insights and Influence
Discusses George's early life, the main arguments made in his writings and the influence and disagreements he had with contemporary and later radicals
 
Topic:  Jefferson, Thomas Author of the Declaration of Independence, third President of the United States
New   Web Pages Thomas Jefferson - Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, videos and other resources about Jefferson
 
Topic:  Land Natural resources available for producing goods or delivering services
New   Articles The Singular Henry George: Insights and Influence
Discusses George's early life, the main arguments made in his writings and the influence and disagreements he had with contemporary and later radicals
 
Topic:  Mill, John Stuart Nineteenth century British philosopher and economist
New   Web Pages John Stuart Mill - Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, columns and other resources about Mill
 
Topic:  Paine, Thomas American Revolutionary leader, author of the Common Sense pamphlet
New   Web Pages Thomas Paine - Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, columns and other resources about Paine
 
Topic:  Tucker, Benjamin American individualist anarchist, publisher of the 19th century Liberty periodical
New   Articles The Singular Henry George: Insights and Influence
Discusses George's early life, the main arguments made in his writings and the influence and disagreements he had with contemporary and later radicals
 
7 Aug 2017
Topic:  Bentham, Jeremy 18th/19th century English philosopher and legal scholar, an early proponent of utilitarianism
Upd   Web Sites UCL Bentham Project
University College London
 
Topic:  Hayek, Friedrich A. 1974 Nobel Prize winner in Economics Sciences
New   Web Pages F. A. Hayek - Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, videos and other resources about Hayek
 
Topic:  Heinlein, Robert A. American science fiction writer
New   Web Pages Robert A. Heinlein - Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, videos and other resources about Heinlein
 
Topic:  Hess, Karl Editor of Libertarian Party News 1986-1990, Barry Goldwater speechwriter
New   Web Pages Karl Hess - Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, videos and other resources about Hess
 
Topic:  Mises, Ludwig von Austrian school economist, author of Human Action
New   Web Pages Ludwig von Mises - Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, videos and other resources about Mises
 
Topic:  Nock, Albert Jay Author of Our Enemy, The State, founder of The Freeman (1920-24)
New   Web Pages Albert Jay Nock - Libertarianism.org
Links to essays, videos and other resources about Nock
 
Topic:  Rothbard, Murray N. Austrian School economist, author of For a New Liberty: The Libertarian Manifesto
New   Web Pages Murray Rothbard - Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, videos and other resources about Rothbard
 
Topic:  Szasz, Thomas S. Psychiatry professor and author
New   Web Pages Thomas Szasz - Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, videos and other resources about Szasz
 
4 Aug 2017
Topic:  Anarchism Political philosophy that considers government unnecessary and advocates instead a stateless society
New   Articles Voltairine de Cleyre | Libertarianism.org
Biographical essay, discussing Cleyre's life, views on anarchism and marriage, and contrasting her to Emma Goldman
 
Topic:  Arrival (The Prisoner) First episode of The Prisoner, where Number Six arrives at The Village and attempts his first two escapes
Upd   Memorable Scenes Encounter between Number Six and the new Number Two
 
Topic:  Cleyre, Voltairine de American anarchist writer, lecturer and activist
New   Articles Voltairine de Cleyre | Libertarianism.org
Biographical essay, discussing Cleyre's life, views on anarchism and marriage, and contrasting her to Emma Goldman
 
Topic:  Gandhi 1982 biographical movie about Mohandas K. Gandhi
Upd   Memorable Lines Gandhi to Walker
Said to Walker at start of Salt Satyagraha in response to "What if they don't react at all?"
 
Topic:  Marriage Formalized consensual and contractual relationships between individuals
New   Articles Voltairine de Cleyre | Libertarianism.org
Biographical essay, discussing Cleyre's life, views on anarchism and marriage, and contrasting her to Emma Goldman
 
Topic:  Presley, Sharon Psychologist, executive director of Resources for Independent Thinking
New   Writings Voltairine de Cleyre | Libertarianism.org
Biographical essay, discussing Cleyre's life, views on anarchism and marriage, and contrasting her to Emma Goldman
 
Topic:  Spencer, Herbert 19th century English philosopher
New   Web Pages Herbert Spencer | Libertarianism.org
Links to essays, columns and other resources about Spencer
 
Topic:  Tucker, Benjamin American individualist anarchist, publisher of the 19th century Liberty periodical
New   Web Pages Benjamin Tucker | Libertarianism.org
Links to essays, columns and other resources about Tucker
 
3 Aug 2017
Topic:  Bastiat, Frederic 19th century French economist
New   Web Pages Frédéric Bastiat | Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, videos and other resources about Bastiat
 
Topic:  Girl Who Was Death, The (The Prisoner) Fifteenth broadcast episode of The Prisoner, where Number Six becomes his former self
Upd   Memorable Scenes The Number 6 (poison antidote) Cocktail
 
Topic:  Locke, John 17th century English philosopher
New   Web Pages John Locke | Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, columns and other resources about Locke
 
Topic:  Once Upon a Time (The Prisoner) Penultimate broadcast episode of The Prisoner, where Number Six goes through the seven ages of man
Upd   Memorable Scenes Number 2 indoctrinates the "adolescent" Number 6
 
Topic:  One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 1975 Oscar-winning movie starring Jack Nicholson and directed by Milos Forman
Upd   Memorable Scenes Nurse Ratched shaming Billy after he's discovered in bed with Candy
 
Topic:  Smith, Adam Eighteenth century Scottish economist, author of The Wealth of Nations
New   Web Pages Adam Smith | Libertarianism.org
Short profile and links to essays, videos and other resources about Adam Smith
 
Topic:  Spooner, Lysander Lawyer, abolitionist, entrepreneur, legal theorist and political radical
New   Web Pages Lysander Spooner | Libertarianism.org
Links to essays, columns and other resources about Spooner, and to some of his writings
 
Topic:  Thoreau, Henry David Nineteenth-century American author, noted for the essay "Civil Disobedience"
New   Web Pages Henry David Thoreau | Libertarianism.org
Links to essays, columns and other resources about Thoreau, and to some of his writings
 
2 Aug 2017
Topic:  Douglass, Frederick 19th century American abolitionist, known for his autobiography as a slave
New   Articles The Trouble With Thomas Jefferson: The eloquent Founder's original sin
Review of the book The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family, by Annette Gordon-Reed
 
Topic:  Inalienable Rights Rights inherent to man that cannot be surrendered
New   Articles 273 Years Later, Here's How Thomas Jefferson Is Still Shaping Our Society
Brief discussion of the anniversary of Jefferson's birth date, together with a video where professor Aeon Skoble discusses what are rights
 
Topic:  Jefferson, Thomas Author of the Declaration of Independence, third President of the United States
New   Web Pages Thomas Jefferson - Online Library of Liberty
Includes portrait, short biography, links to timeline of his life and work, to various versions of Jefferson's works and to selected quotations
New   Articles The Trouble With Thomas Jefferson: The eloquent Founder's original sin
Review of the book The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family, by Annette Gordon-Reed
New     273 Years Later, Here's How Thomas Jefferson Is Still Shaping Our Society
Brief discussion of the anniversary of Jefferson's birth date, together with a video where professor Aeon Skoble discusses what are rights
 
1 Aug 2017
Topic:  Adams, John Second President of the United States
New   Articles Thomas Jefferson's Sophisticated, Radical Vision of Liberty
Biographical essay, highlighting Jefferson's "felicity of expression" that led him to write the famous words in the Declaration of Independence
 
Topic:  Declaration of Independence The document that formed the United States of America
New   Articles Thomas Jefferson's Sophisticated, Radical Vision of Liberty
Biographical essay, highlighting Jefferson's "felicity of expression" that led him to write the famous words in the Declaration of Independence
 
Topic:  Founding Fathers Leading individuals in founding of the United States
New   Articles Thomas Jefferson's Sophisticated, Radical Vision of Liberty
Biographical essay, highlighting Jefferson's "felicity of expression" that led him to write the famous words in the Declaration of Independence
 
Topic:  Jefferson, Thomas Author of the Declaration of Independence, third President of the United States
New   Articles Life and Works of Antoine Louis Claude, Comte Destutt de Tracy
Biographical essay on French philosopher Destutt de Tracy
Upd     Thomas Jefferson's Sophisticated, Radical Vision of Liberty
Biographical essay, highlighting Jefferson's "felicity of expression" that led him to write the famous words in the Declaration of Independence
 
Topic:  Marshall, John Fourth Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court
Upd   Web Sites The John Marshall House
APVA Preservation Virginia
 
Topic:  Powell, Jim Historian, author of The Triumph of Liberty
Upd   Writings Thomas Jefferson's Sophisticated, Radical Vision of Liberty
Biographical essay, highlighting Jefferson's "felicity of expression" that led him to write the famous words in the Declaration of Independence
 
Topic:  Property Rights Rights of an owner to use and dispose of assets
Upd   Articles Thomas Jefferson's Sophisticated, Radical Vision of Liberty
Biographical essay, highlighting Jefferson's "felicity of expression" that led him to write the famous words in the Declaration of Independence
 
31 Jul 2017
Topic:  Bell, Art Original host of syndicated all-night radio show "Coast to Coast AM"
Upd   Radio Show Shows - Coast to Coast AM
 
Topic:  Pratchett, Terry British science fiction and fantasy author, winner of 2003 Prometheus Award
Upd   Home Page TerryPratchettBooks.com
 
Topic:  Walker, Jimmie Actor and comedian, famous for the phrase "Dyn-o-mite!"
Upd   Biography JJ Facts
 
Topic:  Wilson, Brian M. Radio talk show host, author
Upd   Home Page Now This...
 
28 Jul 2017
Topic:  Barnett, Randy E. Professor of law at Boston University
New   Articles On the Origins of the Modern Libertarian Legal Movement
Historical survey of libertarian influences on constitutional and other areas of law, from the mid-1970s to recent decisions
 
Topic:  Cato Institute Non-profit public policy research foundation in Washington, DC
New   Articles On the Origins of the Modern Libertarian Legal Movement
Historical survey of libertarian influences on constitutional and other areas of law, from the mid-1970s to recent decisions
 
Topic:  Enumerated Powers Constitutional doctrine of limiting the Federal Government to explicitly granted powers
New   Articles On the Origins of the Modern Libertarian Legal Movement
Historical survey of libertarian influences on constitutional and other areas of law, from the mid-1970s to recent decisions
 
Topic:  Epstein, Richard A. Professor of law at the University of Chicago
New   Articles On the Origins of the Modern Libertarian Legal Movement
Historical survey of libertarian influences on constitutional and other areas of law, from the mid-1970s to recent decisions
 
Topic:  Hayek, Friedrich A. 1974 Nobel Prize winner in Economics Sciences
New   Articles On the Origins of the Modern Libertarian Legal Movement
Historical survey of libertarian influences on constitutional and other areas of law, from the mid-1970s to recent decisions
 
Topic:  Humane Studies, Institute for Assists graduate and undergraduate students interested in individual liberty
New   Articles On the Origins of the Modern Libertarian Legal Movement
Historical survey of libertarian influences on constitutional and other areas of law, from the mid-1970s to recent decisions
 
Topic:  Justice, Institute for Libertarian public interest law firm
New   Articles Institute for Justice Publishes New Edition of Policing for Profit
Describes civil asset forfeiture, which has been exacerbated by the Drug War, and the new edition of the Institute's report on forfeiture practices in the various states
 
Topic:  Libertarianism Advocates absolute liberty in thought and action while respecting others' rights
New   Articles On the Origins of the Modern Libertarian Legal Movement
Historical survey of libertarian influences on constitutional and other areas of law, from the mid-1970s to recent decisions
 
Topic:  Nozick, Robert Professor of philosophy, author of Anarchy, State, and Utopia
New   Articles On the Origins of the Modern Libertarian Legal Movement
Historical survey of libertarian influences on constitutional and other areas of law, from the mid-1970s to recent decisions
 
Topic:  People, Rights Retained by the Rights not explicitly listed in the Bill of Rights
New   Articles On the Origins of the Modern Libertarian Legal Movement
Historical survey of libertarian influences on constitutional and other areas of law, from the mid-1970s to recent decisions
 
Topic:  Rights Powers and privileges one may properly claim as due
New   Articles On the Origins of the Modern Libertarian Legal Movement
Historical survey of libertarian influences on constitutional and other areas of law, from the mid-1970s to recent decisions
 
Topic:  Searches, Right Against Unreasonable Protection from unwarranted searches and takings
New   Articles Institute for Justice Publishes New Edition of Policing for Profit
Describes civil asset forfeiture, which has been exacerbated by the Drug War, and the new edition of the Institute's report on forfeiture practices in the various states
 
27 Jul 2017
Topic:  Boaz, David Executive vice president of the Cato Institute, author of Libertarianism: A Primer
New   Writings Libertarian Voters and the Libertarian Party
Discusses the 2008 Libertarian Party presidential candidate nominees, the views of libertarian-leaning voters and the prospects for the LP
 
Topic:  Libertarian Party United States
New   Articles Libertarian Voters and the Libertarian Party
Discusses the 2008 Libertarian Party presidential candidate nominees, the views of libertarian-leaning voters and the prospects for the LP
 
Topic:  Paul, Ron Texas Republican Congressman, 1988 Libertarian Presidential candidate, 2008 Republican Presidential prospective candidate
New   Articles Libertarian Voters and the Libertarian Party
Discusses the 2008 Libertarian Party presidential candidate nominees, the views of libertarian-leaning voters and the prospects for the LP
 
26 Jul 2017
Topic:  Cool Hand Luke 1967 movie about a nonconformist in a prison chain gang
Upd   Memorable Lines Luke responding to Boss
Responding to "just doing my job" comment from Boss who is putting Luke in solitary because the prison Captain thinks he may try to escape to attend his mother's funeral
 
Topic:  Free Market The uncoerced, consensual exchanges of goods and services between individuals, antithesis of the State
New   Articles Robert Nozick and the Value of Liberty
Responds to Stephen Metcalf's essay "The Liberty Scam", published on Slate.com
 
Topic:  Libertarianism Advocates absolute liberty in thought and action while respecting others' rights
New   Articles Robert Nozick and the Value of Liberty
Responds to Stephen Metcalf's essay "The Liberty Scam", published on Slate.com
 
Topic:  Liberty The right and ability to act and express oneself in a freely chosen manner
New   Articles Robert Nozick and the Value of Liberty
Responds to Stephen Metcalf's essay "The Liberty Scam", published on Slate.com
 
Topic:  Nozick, Robert Professor of philosophy, author of Anarchy, State, and Utopia
New   Articles Robert Nozick and the Value of Liberty
Responds to Stephen Metcalf's essay "The Liberty Scam", published on Slate.com
 
Topic:  State, The A group of people that claims political sovereignty over an associated territory
New   Articles Robert Nozick and the Value of Liberty
Responds to Stephen Metcalf's essay "The Liberty Scam", published on Slate.com
 
25 Jul 2017
Topic:  Boaz, David Executive vice president of the Cato Institute, author of Libertarianism: A Primer
New   Writings Ayn Rand at 100
Discusses the influence of Ayn Rand, after the publication of her two main novels, during the 1960s through the 1980s and to this day, with sales of about half a million of her books per year
 
Topic:  Capitalism Economic system where the means of production are privately owned
New   Articles Altruism? Bah, Humbug
Contrasts the story of Aaron Feuerstein and Malden Mills with that of Jack Welch and General Electric to argue against activists that believe that corporations that put "altruism" before profits lead to better, more moral results
 
Topic:  Entrepreneurship Managerial skills and willingness to take risks in the production of goods and services
New   Articles Altruism? Bah, Humbug
Contrasts the story of Aaron Feuerstein and Malden Mills with that of Jack Welch and General Electric to argue against activists that believe that corporations that put "altruism" before profits lead to better, more moral results
 
Topic:  Paterson, Isabel Canadian-born, American literary critic, author of The God of the Machine
New   Articles Altruism? Bah, Humbug
Contrasts the story of Aaron Feuerstein and Malden Mills with that of Jack Welch and General Electric to argue against activists that believe that corporations that put "altruism" before profits lead to better, more moral results
 
Topic:  Rand, Ayn Objectivist philosopher, novelist
New   Articles Ayn Rand at 100
Discusses the influence of Ayn Rand, after the publication of her two main novels, during the 1960s through the 1980s and to this day, with sales of about half a million of her books per year
 
Upd Topic:  Timeline Timeline of significant events
 
24 Jul 2017
Topic:  Bananas 1971 Woody Allen comedy about populist revolutions in Latin America
Upd   Memorable Scenes Ceremony after General Vargas assumes office
 
Topic:  Bridge on the River Kwai, The 1957 Oscar-winning movie starring Alec Guiness and William Holden
Upd   Memorable Lines Shears talking to Major Warden
Spoken after the injured Warden orders Shears to go on ahead without him
 
Topic:  Free Trade Exchange of goods and services without barriers
New   Articles Blockading with Trade Restrictions
Explores the writings of Henry George in his book Protection or Free Trade offering advice to current waves of protectionism
 
Topic:  George, Henry Nineteenth century American self-taught economist, author of Progress and Poverty
New   Articles Blockading with Trade Restrictions
Explores the writings of Henry George in his book Protection or Free Trade offering advice to current waves of protectionism
 
Topic:  Monopoly Exclusive control by someone or some group of the means of producing or selling a good or service
New   Articles Blockading with Trade Restrictions
Explores the writings of Henry George in his book Protection or Free Trade offering advice to current waves of protectionism
 
Topic:  Powell, Jim Historian, author of The Triumph of Liberty
New   Writings Blockading with Trade Restrictions
Explores the writings of Henry George in his book Protection or Free Trade offering advice to current waves of protectionism
 
Topic:  Prisoner, The 1967-68 British TV series starring Patrick McGoohan
Upd   Memorable Scenes The Prisoner Opening Sequence
 
Topic:  War Armed conflict between nations: "The Health of the State"
New   Articles Blockading with Trade Restrictions
Explores the writings of Henry George in his book Protection or Free Trade offering advice to current waves of protectionism