Tag Archives: Frédéric Bastiat

What Bastiat Had to Say about Police Abuse

Bastiat tried to get people to think hard about what was happening and how the law had become an instrument of plunder and violence, rather than a protector of property and peace. If the law itself is not just, the … Continue reading

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The Libertarian Paradox

Why is it so difficult to persuade people of what they implicitly believe already? I have grappled with that question for many years. But, like most things libertarian, the answer is very simple once someone like Lew Rockwell explains it. … Continue reading

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The Law (LvMI)

FlyoverPress Featured Book for Today The Law By  Frederic Bastiat and Tom DiLorenzo How is it that the law enforcer itself does not have to keep the law? How is it that the law permits the state to lawfully engage … Continue reading

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