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Tag: Liberty Reading List
  • Libertarianism’s “Greatest Hits Album”

    I would like to highlight a classic compilation of classical liberalism and libertarianism’s best writings, The Libertarian Reader: Classic & Contemporary Writings From Lao-Ttzu to Milton Friedman. The compilation is edited by David Boaz of the Cato Institute. As the subtitle suggests, many important names are represented here:  Lord Acton, Frederic Bastiat, F. A. Hayek, …

  • Struggle for Liberty: “Letter from Birmingham Jail”

    From the Library of Economics and Liberty (don’t miss one of Rothbard’s favorite quotes at the end): With Martin Luther King day [celebrated yesterday], it’s appropriate to read or reread his “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” written in April 1963. Some powerful passages are below. On why he went to Birmingham even though he wasn’t from Birmingham …

  • Christmas Break Liberty Reading list

    While we’re on the subject, I’d like to share my Holiday Reading list. Yes — it’s a bit scant. But I want to actually, um, read all the stuff I say I will. Realizing Freedom by Tom G. Palmer (big fan of Palmer’s and can’t wait to open a signed, free copy!) Anarchy State and Utopia …