#libertarians

Why I’ll never be one of Jeff Deist’s new ‘blood and soil’ libertarians

Published by on Aug 9, 2017

I honestly didn't want to write this article. I have already made a few Facebook comments trying to clarify what was wrong with Jeff Deist's "For a New Libertarian" speech, but sadly the controversy isn't going away. Battle lines are being drawn and the gulf between the consistent libertarians who prioritize liberty above all else and those who are willing to give a nod to fascism, nationalism, and the alt-right is growing ever wider and deeper. … Read this article

What do libertarians believe?

Published by on Feb 23, 2016

"Mr. Libertarian" Murray Rothbard put it this way, "If you wish to know how libertarians regard the State and any of its acts, simply think of the State as a criminal band, and all of the libertarian attitudes will logically fall into place." Once one recognizes that the authority claimed by the state is fictional, it becomes crystal clear that its actions are no more legitimate than the crimes and claims perpetrated by any other criminal gang. … Read this article