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The Cry for Power: Black, White, and "Polish"

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08/06/2014Murray N. Rothbard

In recent months, the cry of 'black power!' has been heard resounding in the land. As usual, both Conservatives and Liberals have reacted violently and on the wrong side, each for their different and characteristic reasons. The Conservatives, in their mindless racism, can only react in paranoid visions of nameless "Reds" and of black violence against person and property. The more sophisticated Liberals have reacted, again typically, no more nobly and with considerably more hypocrisy.

Volume 2, Number 3; Autumn 1966

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Murray N. Rothbard

Murray N. Rothbard made major contributions to economics, history, political philosophy, and legal theory. He combined Austrian economics with a fervent commitment to individual liberty.

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Rothbard, Murray N. " The Cry for Power: Black, White, and "Polish"" Left and Right 2, No. 3 (Autumn 1966): 11-14.

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