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Adam Young

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Adam Young is a freelance Austrolibertarian writer and reviewer. He lives in Canada.

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In Defense of Tomb Robbing

Philosophy and MethodologyPrivate PropertySubjectivism

07/06/2011Audio/Video
The grave robber joins the bootlegger, the gunrunner, the drug dealer, and the ivory poacher as another phony criminal created by laws that shouldn't exist, writes Adam Young. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Colin Hussey ...

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The Corruption of the Jedi

Big GovernmentWar and Foreign PolicyOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

06/21/2005Mises Daily Articles
The Jedi sacrifice truth and justice to ambition, writes Adam Young. May this serve as a warning to all who see in emergency circumstances a reason to betray principles and adopt the methods of the Dark Side.

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War Gave Us Caesar

Big GovernmentBiographiesThe Police StateWar and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryInterventionismOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

10/12/2004Mises Daily Articles
The President today, writes Adam Young, is the focus of political and increasingly social life. He is presented to the public as an all-purpose master of every issue and situation, a veritable demigod in his reputation for near omniscience and infallibility.

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The Origin of the Income Tax

Big GovernmentLegal SystemTaxes and Spending

09/07/2004Mises Daily Articles
A man's home used to be his castle, writes Adam Young. The income tax, however, gave the government the keys to every door and the sole right to change the locks...

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Robin Hood, Friend of Liberty

Taxes and SpendingWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

04/14/2004Mises Daily Articles
Adam Young says that Robin Hood was a friend of the overtaxed, overregulated, and overgoverned masses.

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