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Llewellyn H. Rockwell Jr.

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Anything other than free enterprise always means a society of compulsion and lower living standards, and any form of socialism strictly enforced means dictatorship and the total state.

Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. is chairman and CEO of the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, editor of, and author of Fascism versus Capitalism.

Fascism versus Capitalism

BooksNovember 26, 2013
Lew Rockwell examines the starkly contrasting systems of capitalism and fascism, noting pro-fascist trends in recent decades as well as the larger historical trends in the United States and internationally.

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The Left, The Right, and The State

Mises DailyDecember 31, 2008
We must become the intellectual dissidents of our time, rejecting the demands for statism that come from the Left and Right.

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Speaking of Liberty

BooksDecember 15, 2003
Rockwell's book is as pro-liberty as it is brutally critical of government...

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The Economics of Liberty

BooksAugust 30, 1990
This collection of short, entertaining, and educational articles exposes how government interference with the economy violates individual liberty, leads to inefficiencies, and rewards special interests.

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The Truth About Politics

Mises DailyFebruary 5, 2016
Politics operates according to principles that would horrify us if we observed them in our private lives, and would get us arrested if we lived by them. The state can steal and call it taxation, kill and call it war.

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3 Reasons for Hope

Audio/VideoJanuary 30, 2016
Recorded at the Mises Circle in Houston, Texas, on 30 January 2016.

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Mises: An Audacious Champion of Freedom

Mises DailyDecember 29, 2015
Mises was not only a dazzling economist and champion of liberty, but no Communist, nor Nazi, nor central banker could pressure him into doing the wrong thing

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Speaking of Liberty

Audio/VideoDecember 9, 2015
Lew Rockwell reads selections from his 2003 collection, Speaking of Liberty .

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Open Borders Are an Assault on Private Property

Mises DailyNovember 16, 2015
Much of the immigration we witness today is not a result of market outcomes, but are government-subsidized migrations. Libertarians defending these mass migrations as if they were market phenomena are only helping to discredit and undermine the true free market.

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