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David Gordon

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David Gordon is Senior Fellow at the Ludwig von Mises Institute. He was educated at UCLA, where he earned his PhD in history. He is the author of Resurrecting Economics, An Introduction to Economic Reasoning, An Austro-Libertarian View (three volumes), and Resurrecting Marx He is also editor of Secession, State, and Liberty and coeditor of H.B. Acton's Morals of Markets and Other Essays.

Dr. Gordon is the editor of the  Mises Review and the Journal of Libertarian Studies, and a contributor to such journals as Analysis, the International Philosophic Quarterly, the Philosophical Quarterly, the Journal of Libertarian Studies, and the Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics.

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Rothbard on Suits for Defamation

LawLibertarianismLegal SystemProperty Rights

Blog10/13/2023

David Gordon explains Murray Rothbard's famous assertion that laws against libel and slander should not be on the books.

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Can We Find a Basis for Private Property Rights?

LawProperty RightsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

10/10/2023Mises Media
While Murray Rothbard believed that self-ownership formed the basis for private property rights, other philosophers disagree.
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Rothbard on a Priori History

DemocracyWar and Foreign PolicyPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog10/06/2023

Rothbard warned against the assumption that because democracies are “better” than dictatorships, they are necessarily more peace loving.

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A Procapitalist Philosopher

CapitalismPhilosophyOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

10/04/2023Mises Media
While philosophy is a discipline that has been hijacked by the Left, once in a while a philosopher comes along and surprises us.
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Living Libertarian: Brief Biographies

Economic FreedomHayekLibertarianism

Blog09/29/2023

Why do people become libertarians? What attracts them to Austrian economics?

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