America is over $16 trillion in debt. The "official" unemployment rate still hovers around 8%.
One of the best parts of working in the freedom movement is the chance to know and be inspired by some truly courageous people. Opposing the state can be dangerous. Standing tall while others bow can put a big target on your chest.
This is Doug Casey at Libertopia, this is without a doubt his best speech ever. He holds no punches amongst fellow libertarians and anarchists. Oct 12 2012 (Friday) This is informative and excellent! Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?featur
In 1776 what is now known as the American Revolution, or War of Independence, was officially declared.
I was in Europe at the time. My schedule called for a visit to Paris on September 10 followed by a meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society in Slovakia, then speeches in Warsaw and Amsterdam on welfare reform and economic freedom.
First, a prefatory remark: Barack Obama is a serious threat to the well-being of my family and should be voted out of office...That sincere remark should keep conservatives at bay while I proceed to bash birthers, to bash Sheriff Joe Arpaio, and to
Today there are so many stories about how Ron Paul, his delegates and his message are being mistreated at the Republican National Committee.
Not all is grim and dark; a movement is quietly and quickly building on the net that you might not know about yet. Instead of waiting for some giant corporation to eventually mass-produce some half-ass energy product, folks are just building their o
After this week, I know that we have already crossed the event horizon and that the system is beyond repair. I should have known this already.
If you’re seeing this broadcast you are in a part of the country no longer controlled by the government of the United States.
Fear is one of the most powerful forces used to control a human. By keeping a person or group of people afraid of a real or perceived threat, one can emotionally manipulate a victim to turn in family members to agents of the state, give up basic huma
The real and most often unnoticed danger is a class of predators manipulating societies for their own selfish benefits. If you go along to get along and not think outside of the box, you risk being caught in the undertow of a doomed society or worse
The only way a system of governance can maintain order is by creating chaos and promoting a fix for it. You have seen that if government really worked it would effectively work itself into oblivion.
For centuries, Svalbard was completely lawless, devoid of any government authority....Amazingly enough, they were all able to co-exist for hundreds of years without a sovereign authority or central government telling them what to do or how they could
“I had written a presentation titled “How to Free Your Mind”, based on the use of the Trivium Method of critical thinking and creative problem solving; this was to be presented at the “Free Your Mind” Conference, in a lecture given by Jan Irvin of Gn
There are many different types of people that come to PorcFest. Some are scholars in economics, politics and science. Some are artists and agorists-in-action selling and trading food and wares.
I've wanted for years to make one of these, but usually had my own FSW Jamboree going on the same weekend, or was in Africa hunting. This year, neither intruded -- and I was free and keen to come out!
"Freedom's The Answer,... What's The Question?"
Artistic expression has long been valued for its appeal to aesthetics, intuition, and the emotional and spiritual dimensions of what it means to be human. But, like schools that help students develop an intellectually grounded capacity for self-direc
What was and continues to be inspiring about Ron Paul is his ability to build bridges between extremely different groups in order to realize their common need: liberty. Sadly after the Randocolypse, these groups have been causing a whirlwind of strif
Trevor Gamble is Foster Gamble’s son and has played important roles in the research and coherence of much of the key information in THRIVE - in particular in the areas of true, free-market economics and the liberty perspective.
“Laws are rules, made by people who govern by means of organized violence, for non-compliance with which the non-complier is subjected to blows, to loss of liberty, or even to being murdered.” – Leo Nikolayevich Tolstoy
The initiation of force (or threats thereof or fraud) should be the only real crime in society. Currently, those in the organization known as government charge and sentence people for many "crimes" that have no victims or complaining party
Imagine living on a serene, man-made floating city where you can live and work with other like-minded individuals from all over the globe, without direct influence from any government entity.
Every passing day, we are facing the barrel of the gun if not just minutes away from a terrorist’s ticking bomb. No threat to life, liberty and freedom is more dangerous than this threat of being killed or bombed to kingdomRead Letter
What Makes You Free? The Constitution? Or YOU?
Frederic Bastiat’s masterpiece, though, is “The Law” where he maps out a classic blueprint for a free society. In doing so, the Frenchman defines law and government and the meaning of just government.
Frequently I am asked by inquisitive libertarians or libertarian-leaning individuals of what organization I recommend, and my answer is always the same: The Future of Freedom Foundation.
What does it mean to be free? I believe that freedom is the ability to do certain things. To speak as I wish. To think as I wish. To do business as I wish. To medicate myself as I wish. To go where I wish. To spend time with whomever I wish. You get
Individualism means not everyone will agree on what that freedom should look like, and, in a truly free world of non-coercion, they shouldn’t have to.