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Tag: Books
  • Summertime Reading List — Libertarian Edition

    It’s finally summer! Which means that we students have slightly more free time for pleasure reading. So why not spend that precious time learning more about liberty? So here is “Aly’s Libertarian Must-Reads of 2014” (in no particular order): 1. Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal by Ayn Rand This is a collection of essays written by Rand …

  • Book Review: The Troy Standard

    I found my way to the liberty movement through the writings of Ayn Rand. I therefore admit some bias when I say that the best way to get new people to explore the ideas of freedom, individual rights, and capitalism is to illustrate the points in a story. Of course, it’s not always possible to …

  • Coopting Government Resources- Public Libraries

    Activism can take many forms. Communication is very important and many activists make effective use of social media, but few think to influence that older low-tech media hub: the local government library. Is is libertarian to even use a government library? We are forced to pay for it’s upkeep the same way we are forced …