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Against Biden's Mandates

Anti-PoliticsBig GovernmentLiberalismProgressivism

Blog09/10/2021

Contra Mr. Biden, this is entirely about freedom and personal choice.

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The Prussian Aristocrat Who Spoke Out for Liberty

LiberalismWorld History

Blog09/06/2021

Wilhelm von Humboldt ’s opposition to the reactionary policies of his government gained him as much ill-will at court as it did popularity among the people.

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John Stuart Mill, "the Marketplace of Ideas," and Minority Opinion

LiberalismPhilosophy

Blog06/22/2021

There is little evidence that Mill advocated an unhampered marketplace of ideas. In fact, there is evidence to the contrary—that he preferred a kind of “affirmative action for unconventional opinions.”

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An American Classical Liberalism

Liberalism

Today's conflicts revolve around the desire to grab hold of someone else's property using the tool of compulsion that is the state. Would we be more peaceful and prosperous if it followed the liberal program? The question answers itself.

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How Historians Changed the Meaning of "Liberalism"

LiberalismPolitical Theory

Blog07/02/2020

Liberalism was the most popular and influential ideology during the nineteenth and early twentieth century. So, every new socialist and authoritarian movement defined itself as "liberal" to capitalize on liberalism's popularity and importance.

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Against Biden's Mandates

Anti-PoliticsBig GovernmentLiberalismProgressivism

09/13/2021Mises Media
Contra Mr. Biden, this is entirely about freedom and personal choice.
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Review: Trust in a Polarized Age

Free MarketsLiberalismProperty Rights

08/30/2021Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Kevin Vallier's new book is a valuable contribution to "public reason liberalism," introducing useful arguments for strengthening private property rights.
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Spencer and Hayek’s Liberal Evolutionism, and Why It Should Omit the Nation-State

LiberalismPolitical Theory

07/24/2021The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Evolutionary social theory can form part of a liberal theory of politics, but Hayek and Spencer's evolutionary arguments to explain the emergence of freedom in mass societies are deficient.
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Shawn Whatley on Deconstructing Medical Socialism

HealthLiberalism

04/15/2021Mises Media
Our guest is Shawn Whatley, a physician in Canada who is the author of the recently released book When Politics Comes Before Patients: Why and How Canadian Medicare Is Failing .
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