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Laurence M. Vance

Tags Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingWar and Foreign Policy

Works Published inSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleThe Journal of Libertarian StudiesQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsThe Free Market

Laurence M. Vance is an Associated Scholar of the Mises Institute, founder of the Francis Wayland Institute, and a columnist for LewRockwell.com and the Future of Freedom Foundation. He is the author of The War on Drugs is a War on FreedomWar, Christianity, and the State: Essays on the Follies of Christian Militarism, and War, Empire, and the Military: Essays on the Follies of War and U.S. Foreign Policy.

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Murray Rothbard and 'Liberty Magazine'

03/21/2012Audio/Video
Session on Austrian Economics: Theory and History. Recorded March 10, 2012, at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama. [19:13]

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Moving toward a Free Market but Never Getting There

Other Schools of Thought

05/09/2011Mises Daily Articles
The book is an admirable defense of distributism that exceeds anything written by G.K. Chesterton or Hilaire Belloc. Still, it's wrong.

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Is Libertarianism Compatible with Religion?

03/15/2011Audio/Video
Session on Ethics, Law and the Firm. Recorded March 12, 2011, at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama. [20:29]

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The Moral Case for Drugs

03/14/2010Audio/Video
Recorded March 13, 2010, at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama.

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The Drugs of John Gray

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10/06/2009Mises Daily Articles
It is neither the job of government nor the business of any individual to prohibit, regulate, restrict, or otherwise control what a man desires to eat, drink, smoke, inject, absorb, snort, sniff, inhale, swallow, or otherwise ingest into his body.

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