Tag Archives: Libertarian Forum

The Death Wish of the Anarcho-Communists

Mises Daily: Friday, June 02, 2006 by Murray N. Rothbard [This article first appeared in The Libertarian Forum , January 1, 1970.] Now that the New Left has abandoned its earlier loose, flexible non-ideological stance, two ideologies have been adopted as guiding theoretical positions … Continue reading

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Dictatorships

Did you ever wonder why the uSSA government is so fond of dictatorships? — jtl, 419 By Murray N. Rothbard via LewRockwell.com Mises.org This first appeared in The Libertarian Forum, Volume VII, NO.7, July, 1975 For sixty years, American foreign policy has been … Continue reading

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And Now Afghanistan

This supports my long held questioning of why we bother to study history. It seems we never learn anything from it. The USSR invaded Afghanistan, floundered for over ten long years, spent a zillion rubles, killed untold numbers of people (including their … Continue reading

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Tax Day

I say we should hold a bake sale (and, if we are feeling especially energetic we could throw in a car wash). Then the bastards would have to live for the rest of the year on whatever level of funding … Continue reading

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Do you hate the State?

via the Humane Condition I think we have all heard tell of the above mentioned “libertarian litmus test”, and while I may not agree with the terminology, I have always felt it usefully applicable in conversation. This question comes from … Continue reading

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Society Without a State: How would it work?

by Murray N. Rothbard Murray Rothbard delivered this talk 32 years ago at the American Society for Political and Legal Philosophy (ASPLP), Washington, DC: December 28, 1974. It was first published in The Libertarian Forum, volume 7.1, January 1975, available … Continue reading

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