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Writing Articles: A Brief Guide for Libertarian Authors

This is an excellent guide on how to get into writing articles and expressing your views to the world.
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I Don’t Like Rules! A Libertarian Perspective On Parenting

"It’s not mayhem in our house. We have two main rules- don’t hurt each other and don’t take their stuff. If this happens (and it does…a lot) they work to solve the problem on their own. I don’t prescribe to the Appeal to Authority model of discipline. My goal for them is to be able to produce their own way to handle their issues. And it does work." Writes guest Author Victoria Smith on the topic of her parenting style.
Buster Scruggs

Buster Scruggs & Non-Aggression

"As libertarians, I believe we should be looking for peaceful solutions to the issues that will surely arise from a decrease in government and subsequent rise in liberty: violence shouldn’t be the response from the starting line. The NAP is a good foundation, but to create a just society, we need doors, windows and a roof built on that foundation."
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Progressives Don’t Understand The Story Of Robin Hood

"The only true difference between regular theft and government-sponsored theft, taxation, is that the government has a monopoly on the use of force. Not even Robin Hood had the power to use this type of force, even if he wanted to. But the medieval rulers of his time did."
Books and Education

10 Books to Make You a Better Libertarian

This article was initially posted on The Principled Libertarian. We received permission from the author to re-post the content here. Please visit The Principled...
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#thotaudit Speaks Volumes of Our Current Culture (And That’s Not a Good Thing)

As most of you have seen by now the latest internet news sweeping the globe is the #thotaudit. What's happening is people are going...
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Creative Destruction & Rom-Coms: You’ve Got Mail

A timeless 1990s Tom Hanks/Meg Ryan love story, You’ve Got Mail is also a treasure trove of applied economic principles. The budding online romance...
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Dostoevsky: Demons & Communism

The novel Demons by Dostoevsky, published in 1872, is possibly the greatest ever anti-communist novel ever written. Which is ironic, since it was written long...
V for Vendetta

V for Vendetta, and the Politics of Obedience

The biggest mistake of V for Vendetta, the Alan Moore graphic novel adaptation from 2005, is that it depicts a too easy-to-hate totalitarian state....

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Police Face Criminal Prosecution For Death Of Homeowners

We had quite the week this week. An actor caught lying, Bill Weld defected (or returned home depending on your views), a national emergency...
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10 Things Libertarians Need To Change Part 7: Stop Excusing Collectivism

The libertarian movement and the Civil Rights Act are contentious bedfellows and the spark of much controversy. Rand Paul’s admitting in 2010 of being...
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NFL & Kaepernick Reach Settlement Ending The Saga

The NFL and Colin Kaepernick reached a legal settlement on Feb. 15, likely bringing an end to the NFL’s kneeling saga. Kaepernick, the former...