Radio Interview/Commentary about torture and current wars.
...the Constitution was agreed to by the people that were alive at that point, and why should it bind the people that are alive today, as they never entered into that contract voluntarily. However,...
(Publisher: but then a libertarian runs against him and we see the difference :)
...Without implementation and upholding of the principles for which men died, there really is no honor but only empty words.
If science fiction is the literature of the future, then the future is going to be libertarian. That's what even a cursory examination of the genre will show.
Happy Mothers Day. And it is a good day to recognize the four women who are known as the mothers of modern libertarianism, as well as the libertarian-minded Moms amongst us.
Along with this increased authoritarianism come the deeper cultural changes that have every bit as real an impact on the quality of our lives. For the costs brought by the loss of freedom cannot be fully accounted for...
While Republicans and Democrats [and Libertarians, and Constitutionalists, and Greens, and...] wage wars against their scapegoats, the real war is between libertarianism and statism.
My article, “When Government Replaces God and Family” appearing online recently resulted in about 20 email communications sent to me...Two of the recent letters posed questions on taxation, militarism & immigration.
Fearful of the unknown future, many people look to anyone promising comfort. This, of course, plays right into the politicians’ hands.
I’ve always been a loud mouth. Even as a young boy, my mother would often say, “Someday, that mouth of yours is going to get you in trouble.” Today, as a criminal defense attorney, I use that “mouth of mine” to help get people OUT of trouble. It wasn
In a truly free society, in a libertarian society, philanthropy would be accomplished solely by individuals, charities, and churches who voluntarily choose to assist others.
This article describes the essential relationships between Ethics, Law, and Government. An understanding of these relationships is an absolute requirement if one is to really grasp how the world works – and how the worlds institutions, as they exist
One of Freedoms Phoenix's editors explains what has happened to our economy, our country and our freedom, and why libertarianism is a hard sell. (This is really good! - Powell)
He is uniquely suited to explain how libertarian principles, consistently applied, reach beyond the inconsistent market liberalism of figures like U.S. Congressman Ron Paul into full-blown market anarchism.
The other day I suddenly realized that answering this poor cretin's accusations is my work. He's laboring under a number of entirely false—and yet exasperatingly common—assumptions about the nature of libertarianism and
David Nolan, a founder of the Libertarian Party announces the creation of a new networking organization for "hard core" liberty-minded activists: The December 11 Group will focus on liberty for those who demand it.
It is a party with a history of betraying libertarian principles.
True advances or “progress” as Holder states he wants to see in this area of relating to one another will not be forced upon us as he seems to advocate, but will come from the free will of a people as they grow in understanding personally.
If you add to Cassandra’s curse that she would be ridiculed, derided, and shunned for making her predictions, you have a pretty fair approximation of what it feels like to be a libertarian.
According to the United States Constitution, “all legislative Powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States.” The President, on the other hand, is vested with executive power, meaning that his office is supposed to enforce
We welcome contributions on any suitable topic of libertarian scholarship, including philosophy, economics, legal theory, political science, history, and social/cultural analysis and philosophy.Entered By: Powell Gammill
In conjunction with AMC's remake of the classic libertarian series "The Prisoner," AMC is showing all 17 episodes on their website for free. I'm halfway through the first episode, and the video and sound quality is excellent. I st
An open memo to mainstream Americans from the nation’s smallest and fastest shrinking minority group
Once you are exposed to the complete picture – and For a New Liberty has been the leading means of exposure for more than a quarter of a century – you cannot forget it. It becomes the indispensable lens through which we can see events in the real wor
It is my purpose, in making this holiday defense of my client, to present to you a different interpretation of the story, that you will see the villainy not in my client’s character, but in Charles Dickens’ miscasting of the true heroes of the time o
Adam Knott answers in his monograph, A Praxeology of Coercion. I'll release your arm if you read it.
I am going to ask you to do something I have never asked people to do during Christmas season. Regardless of anything else you may do for others at this time of year, I hope you will do this. Give a gift for freedom this Christmas. Here's how.
At a local meeting of the Maricopa County LP, Judge Buttrick shared his thoughts about the future of the LPUS and the Bob Barr/Wayne Allen Root campaign. Judge John Buttrick will be speaking about such things in 2009 across the USA.
What to expect from the Libertarian Party for the next 2 years at the national level. What will happen at the 2010 convention will depend on the perceived viability of the Libertarian Party as a vehicle to attain freedom in America.