20 Feb 2018
Topic:  11 September 2001, Attacks of Terror attacks of 11 September 2001 on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Afghanistan Territory in southwest central Asia, nominally ruled since 2004 by the Da Afġānistān Islāmī Jumhoryat
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Brazil Territory in eastern South America, ruled since 1988 by the República Federativa do Brasil
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Cambodia Territory in southeast Asia, ruled since 1993 by the Preăh Réachéanachâk Kâmpŭchéa
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Chile Territory in southwest South America, ruled since 1980 by the República de Chile
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Cuba Island in the Caribbean Sea, ruled since 1959 by the República de Cuba
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  El Salvador Territory in Central America, ruled since 1983 by the República de El Salvador
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Foreign Entanglements Unnecessary involvement with other nations
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Greece Territory in southeast Europe, ruled since 1975 by the Elliniki Dhimokratia
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Guatemala Territory in Central America, ruled since 1985 by the República de Guatemala
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Indonesia Territory in southeast Asia, ruled since 1959 by the Republik Indonesia
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Iran Territory in southwest Asia, ruled since 1979 by the Jomhuri ye Eslāmi ye Irān
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Iraq Territory in southwest Asia, ruled since 2005 by the Jumhūriyyat Al-‘Irāq
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Laos Territory in southeast Asia, ruled since 1975 by the Sathalanalat Paxathipatai Paxaxon Lao
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Nicaragua Territory in Central America, ruled since 1987 by the República de Nicaragua
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Quesnay, François 18th century French Physiocrat economist, also trained in medicine
Upd   Writings Tableau Économique
First edition: handwritten page, published in Nov or Dec 1758; second edition: typeset page, 1759; Analysis: June 1766, transcript of 31 pages from Journal de l'agriculture, du commerce & des finances
 
Topic:  United States Territory in central and northwest North America, ruled since 1788 by the United States of America
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
Topic:  Vietnam Territory in southeast Asia, ruled since 1976 by the Cộng hòa xã hội chủ nghĩa Việt Nam
Upd   Articles Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
 
19 Feb 2018
Topic:  Homeschooling Educating children at home
Upd   Articles Homeschooling Grows Up
Largest research survey of home-educated adults, by the president of the National Home Education Research Institute
 
Topic:  Kopel, David B. Attorney, author, research director of the Independence Institute
Upd   Writings Ron's Revolution: Could Dr. Paul really surprise us all?
Recounts observations from the Second Amendment Foundation's Gun Rights Policy Conference and the impact of the Ron Paul presidential campaign
 
Topic:  Miller, Dennis American stand-up comedian, Emmy award winner for "Dennis Miller Live"
Upd   Articles Dennis the Right-Wing Menace?: Comedian Miller gets a FNC gig
 
Topic:  Paul, Ron Texas Republican Congressman, 1988 Libertarian Presidential candidate, 2008 Republican Presidential prospective candidate
Upd   Articles Ron's Revolution: Could Dr. Paul really surprise us all?
Recounts observations from the Second Amendment Foundation's Gun Rights Policy Conference and the impact of the Ron Paul presidential campaign
 
Topic:  Peart, Neil Drummer and lyricist for the Rush rock band
Upd   Web Pages Neil Peart - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Quesnay, François 18th century French Physiocrat economist, also trained in medicine
Upd   Biography Quesnay - Biographie
In French, abridged translation available in "The Encyclopedia on Political Economy"; includes links to two memorial essays (also in French)
Upd   Writings La Liberté
French transcription of pages 349-373, second edition, in which Quesnay discusses liberty and natural rights
 
Topic:  Sports Athletic games of skill
Upd   Cartoons and Comic Strips Hey, buddy, can you spare a few bucks ...
 
Topic:  Taxation Compulsory contributions demanded by governments from individuals and other entities
Upd   Cartoons and Comic Strips Hey, buddy, can you spare a few bucks ...
 
16 Feb 2018
Topic:  Advocates for Self-Government Non-profit, non-partisan libertarian educational organization
Upd   Publications The Liberator Online
E-mail, weekly, free
 
Topic:  Block, Walter Professor of economics, Loyola University and Senior Fellow, Ludwig von Mises Institute
Upd   Web Pages Walter Block - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Nolan, David F. Co-founder of U.S. Libertarian Party, creator of political beliefs chart
Upd   Web Pages David F. Nolan - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Upd Topic:  Quesnay, François 18th century French Physiocrat economist, also trained in medicine
Upd   Reference François Quesnay (1694-1774)
Upd   Biography Francois Quesnay / Biography
The Encyclopedia on Political Economy, The School of Cooperative Individualism
 
15 Feb 2018
Topic:  Bell, Art Original host of syndicated all-night radio show "Coast to Coast AM"
Upd   Web Pages Art Bell - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Broken Window Fallacy "What would become of the glaziers, if nobody ever broke windows?"
New   Articles Francis Hutcheson: teacher of Adam Smith
Excerpted from chapter 15, section 15.2; discusses Hutcheson's life, the main economic themes in his writings and his criticism of Mandeville
 
Topic:  Hutcheson, Francis 18th century Irish philosopher
New   Articles Francis Hutcheson: teacher of Adam Smith
Excerpted from chapter 15, section 15.2; discusses Hutcheson's life, the main economic themes in his writings and his criticism of Mandeville
 
Topic:  Mandeville, Bernard 18th century Dutch philosopher, physician and satirist
New   Articles Francis Hutcheson: teacher of Adam Smith
Excerpted from chapter 15, section 15.2; discusses Hutcheson's life, the main economic themes in his writings and his criticism of Mandeville
 
Topic:  Money The most commonly used medium of exchange
New   Articles Francis Hutcheson: teacher of Adam Smith
Excerpted from chapter 15, section 15.2; discusses Hutcheson's life, the main economic themes in his writings and his criticism of Mandeville
 
Topic:  Rothbard, Murray Austrian School economist, author of For a New Liberty: The Libertarian Manifesto
New   Writings Francis Hutcheson: teacher of Adam Smith
Excerpted from chapter 15, section 15.2; discusses Hutcheson's life, the main economic themes in his writings and his criticism of Mandeville
 
Topic:  Smith, Adam Eighteenth century Scottish economist, author of The Wealth of Nations
New   Articles Francis Hutcheson: teacher of Adam Smith
Excerpted from chapter 15, section 15.2; discusses Hutcheson's life, the main economic themes in his writings and his criticism of Mandeville
 
Topic:  Sowell, Thomas Author, syndicated columnist, fellow at the Hoover Institution
Upd   Web Pages Thomas Sowell - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
14 Feb 2018
Topic:  Carey, Drew American stand-up comedian, current host of "The Price Is Right"
Upd   Web Pages Drew Carey - The Advocates for Self-Government
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Friedman, David D. Professor of Law and Economics
Upd   Web Pages David Friedman - The Advocates
Biography and picture
 
Topic:  Fritz, Marshall President of Alliance for the Separation of School and State
Upd   Web Pages Marshall Fritz - The Advocates
Biography and picture
 
Topic:  Spooner, Lysander Lawyer, abolitionist, entrepreneur, legal theorist and political radical
Upd   Web Pages Lysander Spooner - The Advocates for Self-Government
Biography (from Laissez Faire Books), picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Taylor, Joan Kennedy Author, founding member of Feminists for Free Expression
Upd   Writings America's Overprotective Sexual Harassment Law
 
Topic:  Williams, Walter E. Professor of Economics, author, syndicated columnist
Upd   Web Pages Walter Williams - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
13 Feb 2018
Topic:  Hutcheson, Francis 18th century Irish philosopher
New   Articles Student at Glasgow College
Chapter II of Life of Adam Smith, covering the years 1737 to 1740, and delving mostly on Smith's Moral Philosophy professor, Francis Hutcheson
 
Topic:  Smith, Adam Eighteenth century Scottish economist, author of The Wealth of Nations
New   Articles Student at Glasgow College
Chapter II of Life of Adam Smith, covering the years 1737 to 1740, and delving mostly on Smith's Moral Philosophy professor, Francis Hutcheson
 
Topic:  Sykes, Charles J. Author, radio talk show host at WTMJ in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Upd   Radio Show Midday with Charlie Sykes
Newsradio 620 WTMJ Milwaukee, Wis., Mon-Fri 8:30am-12 noon CST
Upd   Biography Newsradio 620 WTMJ: Charlie Sykes
 
12 Feb 2018
Topic:  New York, Libertarian Party of None
Upd   Home Page Libertarian Party of New York
 
Topic:  Rand, Ayn Objectivist philosopher, novelist
Upd   Web Pages Ayn Rand - The Advocates
Biography (from Laissez Faire Books), picture and quotes
 
9 Feb 2018
Topic:  France Territory in western Europe, ruled since 1958 by the République Française
New   Articles Brilliant but Absent-Minded Adam Smith
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Government The organization that exercises authority over a given political unit
New   Articles Brilliant but Absent-Minded Adam Smith
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Hume, David 18th century Scottish philosopher
New   Articles Brilliant but Absent-Minded Adam Smith
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Hutcheson, Francis 18th century Irish philosopher
New   Articles Brilliant but Absent-Minded Adam Smith
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Mandeville, Bernard 18th century Dutch philosopher, physician and satirist
New   Articles Brilliant but Absent-Minded Adam Smith
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Powell, Jim Historian, author of The Triumph of Liberty
New   Writings Brilliant but Absent-Minded Adam Smith
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Smith, Adam Eighteenth century Scottish economist, author of The Wealth of Nations
New   Articles Brilliant but Absent-Minded Adam Smith
Biographical essay
 
8 Feb 2018
Topic:  Barry, Dave Author and syndicated humor columnist
Upd   Web Pages Dave Barry - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Ebeling, Richard M. Professor of economics, former president of the Foundation for Economic Education
New   Writings Economic Ideas: Francis Hutcheson and a System of Natural Liberty
Discusses the main themes in Hutcheson's System of Moral Philosophy
 
Topic:  Hutcheson, Francis 18th century Irish philosopher
New   Articles Economic Ideas: Francis Hutcheson and a System of Natural Liberty
Discusses the main themes in Hutcheson's System of Moral Philosophy
 
Topic:  Property Rights Rights of an owner to use and dispose of assets
New   Articles Economic Ideas: Francis Hutcheson and a System of Natural Liberty
Discusses the main themes in Hutcheson's System of Moral Philosophy
 
Topic:  Richman, Sheldon Former vice president of the Future of Freedom Foundation and editor of the Future of Freedom journal
Upd   Web Pages Dave Barry - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Scotland Territory in the north of the island of Great Britain, ruled since 1707 by the Monarchy of the United Kingdom, the Pàrlamaid na h-Alba and the Riaghaltas na h-Alba
New   Articles Economic Ideas: Francis Hutcheson and a System of Natural Liberty
Discusses the main themes in Hutcheson's System of Moral Philosophy
 
Topic:  Smith, Adam Eighteenth century Scottish economist, author of The Wealth of Nations
New   Articles Economic Ideas: Francis Hutcheson and a System of Natural Liberty
Discusses the main themes in Hutcheson's System of Moral Philosophy
 
7 Feb 2018
Topic:  Chong, Tommy Comedian, partner with Cheech Marin in Cheech and Chong
Upd   Web Pages Tommy Chong - The Advocates for Self-Government
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Club for Growth Helps elect candidates who support limited government and lower taxes
Upd   Home Page The Club for Growth, Inc.
 
Topic:  Drudge, Matt Pioneer of Internet journalism, author of the "Drudge Report" news website
Upd   Writings Twitter / DRUDGE: It's now Authoritarian vs. ...
 
Topic:  Hutcheson, Francis 18th century Irish philosopher
New   Web Pages Francis Hutcheson - Online Library of Liberty
Includes portrait, short profile and links to versions of Hutcheson's works and to selected quotations
 
Topic:  Kramer, Kenny Stand-up comedian who inspired the Cosmo Kramer character in "Seinfeld"
Upd   Web Sites Kramer for Mayor
Kenny Kramer's 2001 campaign for Mayor of New York City
 
Topic:  Political Parties Groups of individuals that organise to gain control of governments at a national or other level, usually by election of candidates for government offices
Upd   Quotes Twitter / DRUDGE: It's now Authoritarian vs. ...
 
Topic:  Ruwart, Mary J. Pharmaceutical research scientist, author of Healing Our World, 2008 LP presidential aspirant
Upd   Web Pages Mary Ruwart - The Advocates
Biography and quotes
 
6 Feb 2018
Topic:  Hutcheson, Francis 18th century Irish philosopher
New   Reference Francis Hutcheson (1694—1745)
Includes biography, portrait, themes of his writings and influences; major sections: Life - Internal Senses - Moral Sense Faculty - Benevolence: Response to Hobbes and Pufendorf - Influences on Hume and Smith - References and Further Reading
Upd   Biography Francis Hutcheson (1694 - 1746): Moral philosopher
Includes portrait and short essay
 
5 Feb 2018
Topic:  Advocates for Self-Government Non-profit, non-partisan libertarian educational organization
Upd   Mission The Advocates for Self-Government ABOUT
Upd   Web Pages The Advocates for Self-Government Libertarian Celebrities
List and short profiles of famous or notable libertarian or libertarian-leaning individuals
 
Topic:  Carter, Dixie Film, stage and TV actress, starred in the TV series "Designing Women"
Upd   Web Pages Dixie Carter - The Advocates
Biography and picture
 
Topic:  Gillespie, Nick Editor of Reason.com and Reason.tv
Upd   Web Pages Nick Gillespie - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Hayek, Friedrich 1974 Nobel Prize winner in Economics Sciences
Upd   Web Pages Friedrich Hayek - The Advocates
Biography and picture
 
Topic:  Hess, Karl Editor of Libertarian Party News 1986-1990, Barry Goldwater speechwriter
Upd   Web Pages Karl Hess - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Hutcheson, Francis 18th century Irish philosopher
New   Reference Hutcheson, Francis - Encyclopedia of Libertarianism
Biographical essay
New   Articles Self-Interest and Social Order in Classical Liberalism: Bernard Mandeville v. Francis Hutcheson
Discusses the views of Hobbes and Mandeville regarding society and the need for government and the critiques of the latter made by Hutcheson and Adam Smith
 
Topic:  Jillette, Penn Taller, louder half of Penn and Teller magician duo
Upd   Web Pages Penn and Teller - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Libertarianism Advocates absolute liberty in thought and action while respecting others' rights
Upd   Web Pages The Advocates for Self-Government Libertarian Celebrities
List and short profiles of famous or notable libertarian or libertarian-leaning individuals
 
Topic:  Mandeville, Bernard 18th century Dutch philosopher, physician and satirist
New   Articles Self-Interest and Social Order in Classical Liberalism: Bernard Mandeville v. Francis Hutcheson
Discusses the views of Hobbes and Mandeville regarding society and the need for government and the critiques of the latter made by Hutcheson and Adam Smith
 
Topic:  Paul, Ron Texas Republican Congressman, 1988 Libertarian Presidential candidate, 2008 Republican Presidential prospective candidate
Upd   Web Pages Ron Paul - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Selleck, Tom Film and TV actor, starred in TV series "Magnum, P.I."
Upd   Web Pages Tom Selleck - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Smith, Adam Eighteenth century Scottish economist, author of The Wealth of Nations
New   Articles Self-Interest and Social Order in Classical Liberalism: Bernard Mandeville v. Francis Hutcheson
Discusses the views of Hobbes and Mandeville regarding society and the need for government and the critiques of the latter made by Hutcheson and Adam Smith
 
Topic:  Smith, George H. Writer, author of Why Atheism?
New   Writings Hutcheson, Francis - Encyclopedia of Libertarianism
Biographical essay
New     Self-Interest and Social Order in Classical Liberalism: Bernard Mandeville v. Francis Hutcheson
Discusses the views of Hobbes and Mandeville regarding society and the need for government and the critiques of the latter made by Hutcheson and Adam Smith
 
Topic:  Smith, L. Neil American science fiction writer, three-time winner of the Prometheus Best Novel Award
Upd   Web Pages L. Neil Smith - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Stossel, John Host of "Stossel" show on Fox Business channel and former ABC News correspondent for the "20/20" newsmagazine
Upd   Web Pages John Stossel - The Advocates
Biography, picture, quotes and resources
 
Topic:  Teller Shorter, quieter half of Penn and Teller magician duo
Upd   Web Pages Penn and Teller - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Vaughan, Jimmie Texas blues guitarist
Upd   Web Pages Jimmie Vaughan - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Yoakam, Dwight Country music perfomer
Upd   Web Pages Dwight Yoakam - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
2 Feb 2018
Topic:  Bohm-Bawerk, Eugen von Nineteenth century Austrian economist and minister of Finance
New   Articles Editorial: Turgot and the Battle Against Physiocracy
Editorial essay for volume II, number 1; discusses those who influenced Turgot and those influenced by him
 
Topic:  Cantillon, Richard 18th century Irish economist
New   Articles Editorial: Turgot and the Battle Against Physiocracy
Editorial essay for volume II, number 1; discusses those who influenced Turgot and those influenced by him
New   Podcasts Is Adam Smith the Father of Economics and Free-Market Capitalism? [Reason Podcast]
Report, audio and transcript of the debate, held on 13 Jun 2017, on the resolution "Adam Smith should be honored as the founder of modern economics and free-enterprise capitalism" between Mark Skousen for the affirmative and Gene Epstein for the negative
 
Topic:  Cuban, Mark American entrepreneur, owner of the Dallas Mavericks and other businesses
Upd   Web Pages Mark Cuban - The Advocates
Biography and quotes
 
Upd Topic:  Flake, Jeff Arizona Senator
Upd   Home Page United States Senator Jeff Flake
 
Topic:  Gillespie, Nick Editor of Reason.com and Reason.tv
New   Writings Is Adam Smith the Father of Economics and Free-Market Capitalism? [Reason Podcast]
Report, audio and transcript of the debate, held on 13 Jun 2017, on the resolution "Adam Smith should be honored as the founder of modern economics and free-enterprise capitalism" between Mark Skousen for the affirmative and Gene Epstein for the negative
 
Topic:  Jefferson, Thomas Author of the Declaration of Independence, third President of the United States
New   Articles Editorial: Turgot and the Battle Against Physiocracy
Editorial essay for volume II, number 1; discusses those who influenced Turgot and those influenced by him
 
Topic:  La Boétie, Étienne de Sixteenth century French judge and poet, author of Discourse on Voluntary Servitude
Upd   Web Sites Etienne de La Boétie | "Soyez résolus de ne servir plus, et vous voilà libres"
Includes biography, bibliography, some related pictures and links to his works
 
Topic:  Liggio, Leonard P. Executive Vice President of the Atlas Economic Research Foundation
New   Writings Editorial: Turgot and the Battle Against Physiocracy
Editorial essay for volume II, number 1; discusses those who influenced Turgot and those influenced by him
 
Topic:  Rothbard, Murray Austrian School economist, author of For a New Liberty: The Libertarian Manifesto
New   Podcasts Is Adam Smith the Father of Economics and Free-Market Capitalism? [Reason Podcast]
Report, audio and transcript of the debate, held on 13 Jun 2017, on the resolution "Adam Smith should be honored as the founder of modern economics and free-enterprise capitalism" between Mark Skousen for the affirmative and Gene Epstein for the negative
 
Topic:  Say, Jean-Baptiste 18th-19th century French economist
New   Articles Editorial: Turgot and the Battle Against Physiocracy
Editorial essay for volume II, number 1; discusses those who influenced Turgot and those influenced by him
 
Topic:  Skousen, Mark Author, investment advisor, professor of Economics
New   Podcasts Is Adam Smith the Father of Economics and Free-Market Capitalism? [Reason Podcast]
Report, audio and transcript of the debate, held on 13 Jun 2017, on the resolution "Adam Smith should be honored as the founder of modern economics and free-enterprise capitalism" between Mark Skousen for the affirmative and Gene Epstein for the negative
 
Topic:  Smith, Adam Eighteenth century Scottish economist, author of The Wealth of Nations
New   Podcasts Is Adam Smith the Father of Economics and Free-Market Capitalism? [Reason Podcast]
Report, audio and transcript of the debate, held on 13 Jun 2017, on the resolution "Adam Smith should be honored as the founder of modern economics and free-enterprise capitalism" between Mark Skousen for the affirmative and Gene Epstein for the negative
 
Topic:  Turgot, Anne Robert Jacques 18th century French economist
New   Articles Editorial: Turgot and the Battle Against Physiocracy
Editorial essay for volume II, number 1; discusses those who influenced Turgot and those influenced by him
 
1 Feb 2018
Topic:  Cantillon, Richard 18th century Irish economist
New   Reference Cantillon, Richard (c.1680-1734) | Encyclopedia of Libertarianism
Biographical essay
New   Articles Economic Thought Before Adam Smith: An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought, Volume 1
Review of Rothbard's Economic Thought Before Adam Smith (note: despite the title, Adam Smith is included in this volume, and the review)
 
Topic:  Free Market The uncoerced, consensual exchanges of goods and services between individuals, antithesis of the State
New   Articles Cantillon, Richard (c.1680-1734) | Encyclopedia of Libertarianism
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Inflation Popularly, a rise in prices of goods and services; in economics, monetary expansion
New   Articles Cantillon, Richard (c.1680-1734) | Encyclopedia of Libertarianism
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Locke, John 17th century English philosopher
New   Articles Economic Thought Before Adam Smith: An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought, Volume 1
Review of Rothbard's Economic Thought Before Adam Smith (note: despite the title, Adam Smith is included in this volume, and the review)
 
Topic:  Money The most commonly used medium of exchange
New   Articles Economic Thought Before Adam Smith: An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought, Volume 1
Review of Rothbard's Economic Thought Before Adam Smith (note: despite the title, Adam Smith is included in this volume, and the review)
 
Topic:  Prices Convey information between buyers and sellers
New   Articles Cantillon, Richard (c.1680-1734) | Encyclopedia of Libertarianism
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Rothbard, Murray Austrian School economist, author of For a New Liberty: The Libertarian Manifesto
New   Articles Economic Thought Before Adam Smith: An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought, Volume 1
Review of Rothbard's Economic Thought Before Adam Smith (note: despite the title, Adam Smith is included in this volume, and the review)
 
Topic:  Smith, Adam Eighteenth century Scottish economist, author of The Wealth of Nations
New   Articles Economic Thought Before Adam Smith: An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought, Volume 1
Review of Rothbard's Economic Thought Before Adam Smith (note: despite the title, Adam Smith is included in this volume, and the review)
 
Topic:  Smith, George H. Writer, author of Why Atheism?
New   Writings Cantillon, Richard (c.1680-1734) | Encyclopedia of Libertarianism
Biographical essay
 
31 Jan 2018
Topic:  Cantillon, Richard 18th century Irish economist
New   Articles From John Law to John Maynard Keynes
Compares the proposed "mega-Keynesian stimulus package" offered as solution to the 2008 financial crisis to John Law's actions in 18th century France
New   Videos Richard Cantillon
Discusses Cantillon's contributions to economics in his Essay and why he could be considered "the first of the moderns" (economists)
 
Topic:  Mandeville, Bernard 18th century Dutch philosopher, physician and satirist
New   Videos Bernard Mandeville
Discusses Mandeville's contributions to economics in his work The Fable of the Bees
 
Topic:  Money The most commonly used medium of exchange
New   Articles From John Law to John Maynard Keynes
Compares the proposed "mega-Keynesian stimulus package" offered as solution to the 2008 financial crisis to John Law's actions in 18th century France
 
Topic:  Reason Foundation Promotes libertarian principles, including free markets, individual liberty, and the rule of law
Upd   Blog Reason Foundation - Out of Control Policy Blog
Archives since May 2003; authors include Shikha Dalmia, Baruch Feigenbaum, Leonard Gilroy, Adrian Moore, Julian Morris, Robert Poole, Anthony Randazzo, Lisa Snell, Adam Summers, Steven Titch and Shirley Ybarra
 
30 Jan 2018
Topic:  England The southern part of the island of Great Britain
New   Articles Self-Interest and Social Order in Classical Liberalism: Bernard Mandeville
Discusses interpretations of Mandeville's "private vices", his defense of psychological egoism and the movement to curtail personal vices in England at the turn of the 18th century
 
Topic:  Hayek, Friedrich 1974 Nobel Prize winner in Economics Sciences
New   Audio How do you differ from Hayek's interpretation of Mandeville?
Short clip of Rothbard responding to Hayek's assessment of Mandeville (note the recording date is probably about two decades earlier than the posting date)
 
Topic:  Liberty, Individual Enjoyment by individuals of social, political and economic rights
New   Articles Self-Interest and Social Order in Classical Liberalism: Bernard Mandeville
Discusses interpretations of Mandeville's "private vices", his defense of psychological egoism and the movement to curtail personal vices in England at the turn of the 18th century
 
Topic:  Mandeville, Bernard 18th century Dutch philosopher, physician and satirist
New   Articles Self-Interest and Social Order in Classical Liberalism: Bernard Mandeville
Discusses interpretations of Mandeville's "private vices", his defense of psychological egoism and the movement to curtail personal vices in England at the turn of the 18th century
New   Audio How do you differ from Hayek's interpretation of Mandeville?
Short clip of Rothbard responding to Hayek's assessment of Mandeville (note the recording date is probably about two decades earlier than the posting date)
 
Topic:  Repression, Moral Legislation and government actions that attempt to dictate "moral and proper" behavior
New   Articles Self-Interest and Social Order in Classical Liberalism: Bernard Mandeville
Discusses interpretations of Mandeville's "private vices", his defense of psychological egoism and the movement to curtail personal vices in England at the turn of the 18th century
 
Topic:  Rothbard, Murray Austrian School economist, author of For a New Liberty: The Libertarian Manifesto
New   Audio How do you differ from Hayek's interpretation of Mandeville?
Short clip of Rothbard responding to Hayek's assessment of Mandeville (note the recording date is probably about two decades earlier than the posting date)
 
Topic:  Smith, George H. Writer, author of Why Atheism?
New   Writings Self-Interest and Social Order in Classical Liberalism: Bernard Mandeville
Discusses interpretations of Mandeville's "private vices", his defense of psychological egoism and the movement to curtail personal vices in England at the turn of the 18th century
 
29 Jan 2018
Topic:  Ebeling, Richard M. Professor of economics, former president of the Foundation for Economic Education
New   Writings The Fable of the Bees Tells the Story of Society
Discusses the "moral" of Mandeville's work The Fable of the Bees, that "prosperous, wealthy and great societies only arise from men's self-interested desires"
 
Topic:  Economics Study of the production, distribution and consumption of goods and services
New   Articles The Fable of the Bees Tells the Story of Society
Discusses the "moral" of Mandeville's work The Fable of the Bees, that "prosperous, wealthy and great societies only arise from men's self-interested desires"
 
Topic:  Mandeville, Bernard 18th century Dutch philosopher, physician and satirist
New   Articles The Fable of the Bees Tells the Story of Society
Discusses the "moral" of Mandeville's work The Fable of the Bees, that "prosperous, wealthy and great societies only arise from men's self-interested desires"
 
Topic:  Society Grouping of individuals interacting with each other
New   Articles The Fable of the Bees Tells the Story of Society
Discusses the "moral" of Mandeville's work The Fable of the Bees, that "prosperous, wealthy and great societies only arise from men's self-interested desires"
 
26 Jan 2018
Topic:  Law Set of rules and guidelines intended to influence social behavior
New   Articles Popular Sovereignty: A Biography of Algernon Sidney
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Locke, John 17th century English philosopher
New   Articles Popular Sovereignty: A Biography of Algernon Sidney
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Massachusetts The Bay State - ratified Constitution 6 Feb 1788
New   Articles Popular Sovereignty: A Biography of Algernon Sidney
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Powell, Jim Historian, author of The Triumph of Liberty
New   Writings Popular Sovereignty: A Biography of Algernon Sidney
Biographical essay
 
Topic:  Sidney, Algernon 17th century British Member of Parliament
New   Web Pages Freedom Fighters » Algernon Sidney
Quotation and links to selected online resources by and about Sidney
New   Articles Popular Sovereignty: A Biography of Algernon Sidney
Biographical essay
 
25 Jan 2018
Topic:  Arms, Right to Keep and Bear Right of individuals to own firearms
New   Articles Algernon Sidney: A Father of the Declaration of Independence
After a short biography, discusses the main themes made by Sidney in Discourses Concerning Government, written in response to Robert Filmer's Patriarcha, which defended the divine right of kings
 
Topic:  Declaration of Independence, United States The document that formed the United States of America
New   Articles Why Should a Supreme Court Justice Care about Natural Rights?
Discusses the evasiveness of Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan when asked about the Declaration of Independence, and argues why justices should heed the natural rights philosophy embodied by its most famous lines
 
Topic:  Garrison, William Lloyd Nineteenth century American journalist and abolitionist
New   Articles Why Should a Supreme Court Justice Care about Natural Rights?
Discusses the evasiveness of Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan when asked about the Declaration of Independence, and argues why justices should heed the natural rights philosophy embodied by its most famous lines
 
Topic:  Kopel, David B. Attorney, author, research director of the Independence Institute
New   Writings Algernon Sidney: A Father of the Declaration of Independence
After a short biography, discusses the main themes made by Sidney in Discourses Concerning Government, written in response to Robert Filmer's Patriarcha, which defended the divine right of kings
 
Topic:  Lilburne, John 17th century English activist, advocate of "freeborn" rights and of a written constitution
New   Articles Why Should a Supreme Court Justice Care about Natural Rights?
Discusses the evasiveness of Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan when asked about the Declaration of Independence, and argues why justices should heed the natural rights philosophy embodied by its most famous lines
 
Topic:  Powell, Jim Historian, author of The Triumph of Liberty
New   Writings Why Should a Supreme Court Justice Care about Natural Rights?
Discusses the evasiveness of Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan when asked about the Declaration of Independence, and argues why justices should heed the natural rights philosophy embodied by its most famous lines
 
Topic:  Rights Powers and privileges one may properly claim as due
New   Articles Why Should a Supreme Court Justice Care about Natural Rights?
Discusses the evasiveness of Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan when asked about the Declaration of Independence, and argues why justices should heed the natural rights philosophy embodied by its most famous lines
 
Topic:  Sidney, Algernon 17th century British Member of Parliament
New   Articles Algernon Sidney: A Father of the Declaration of Independence
After a short biography, discusses the main themes made by Sidney in Discourses Concerning Government, written in response to Robert Filmer's Patriarcha, which defended the divine right of kings
 
24 Jan 2018
Topic:  Cameron, Dean Film and TV actor, starred in Ski School movies
Upd   Home Page hey, you're that guy - dean cameron
 
Topic:  Law, Due Process of Procedural safeguards, and unbiased laws and judgements
New   Articles Was Freeborn John Tortured in Vain?
Reviews the history of the right against self-incrimination in England and early America, then describes certain modern attempts to diminish its applicability
 
Topic:  Lilburne, John 17th century English activist, advocate of "freeborn" rights and of a written constitution
New   Articles Was Freeborn John Tortured in Vain?
Reviews the history of the right against self-incrimination in England and early America, then describes certain modern attempts to diminish its applicability
New   Videos Freeborn John: The Story of John Lilburne - The Leader of the Levellers
16 videos telling the life of John Lilburne, as a musical story
 
Topic:  McElroy, Wendy Author, individualist feminist
New   Writings Was Freeborn John Tortured in Vain?
Reviews the history of the right against self-incrimination in England and early America, then describes certain modern attempts to diminish its applicability
 
Topic:  Self-Incrimination, Right Against The right not to bear witness against one's self
New   Articles Was Freeborn John Tortured in Vain?
Reviews the history of the right against self-incrimination in England and early America, then describes certain modern attempts to diminish its applicability
 
23 Jan 2018
Topic:  Burg, Bob Motivational speaker and author of Winning Without Intimidation
Upd   Biography Who Is Bob Burg?
 
Topic:  Chafuen, Alejandro A. President of the Atlas Economic Research Foundation
Upd   Biography Programs and Operations Staff - Atlas Network: Alejandro Chafuen, President
 
Topic:  Libertarianism Advocates absolute liberty in thought and action while respecting others' rights
New   Articles John Lilburne: The First English Libertarian
Detailed biographical essay of "Freeborn John" concluding with reasons to use the modern term "libertarian" for him
 
Topic:  Lilburne, John 17th century English activist, advocate of "freeborn" rights and of a written constitution
New   Articles John Lilburne: The First English Libertarian
Detailed biographical essay of "Freeborn John" concluding with reasons to use the modern term "libertarian" for him
 
Topic:  Press, Freedom of the Liberty to publish facts and opinion
New   Articles John Lilburne: The First English Libertarian
Detailed biographical essay of "Freeborn John" concluding with reasons to use the modern term "libertarian" for him
 
Topic:  Religion, Freedom of Liberty to practice any or no religion
New   Articles John Lilburne: The First English Libertarian
Detailed biographical essay of "Freeborn John" concluding with reasons to use the modern term "libertarian" for him
 
Topic:  Self-Incrimination, Right Against The right not to bear witness against one's self
New   Articles John Lilburne: The First English Libertarian
Detailed biographical essay of "Freeborn John" concluding with reasons to use the modern term "libertarian" for him
 
Topic:  Slagle, Tim Political satirist and stand-up comic
Upd   Web Pages Tim Slagle - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
22 Jan 2018
Topic:  Burg, Bob Motivational speaker and author of Winning Without Intimidation
Upd   Home Page Burg Communications, Inc.
 
Topic:  Eastwood, Clint Movie actor and Oscar-winning director and producer
Upd   Web Pages Clint Eastwood - The Advocates
Biography and picture
 
Topic:  Friedman, Milton 1976 Nobel Prize winner in Economic Sciences
Upd   Web Pages Milton Friedman - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Hazlitt, Henry Journalist, author of Economics in One Lesson
Upd   Web Pages Henry Hazlitt - The Advocates
Biography and picture
 
Topic:  Mises, Ludwig von Austrian school economist, author of Human Action
Upd   Web Pages Ludwig Von Mises - The Advocates
Biography (from Laissez-Faire Books), picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Ringer, Robert Best selling author (Winning Through Intimidation, Looking Out for #1)
Upd   Web Pages Robert Ringer
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Rothbard, Murray Austrian School economist, author of For a New Liberty: The Libertarian Manifesto
Upd   Web Pages Murray Rothbard - The Advocates
Biography (from Laissez Faire Books), picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Russell, Kurt Film actor, played Snake Plissken in the Escape From New York/L.A. movies
Upd   Web Pages Kurt Russell - The Advocates
Biography, picture and quotes
 
Topic:  Stern, Howard "The King of All Media"
Upd   Web Pages Howard Stern - The Advocates
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