FFF president Jacob Hornberger and Richard Ebeling talk about the great economists and libertarians Frederic Bastiat and Henry Hazlitt.
Learn history thru the lens of liberty. Brace yourself, this isn’t the propaganda you learned in government schools.
This moment led to my discovery of Ron Paul and true liberty.
FFF president Jacob Hornberger and Richard Ebeling talk about the great economist and libertarian Ludwig von Mises.
The founders didn’t trust the executive branch to exercise complete power over war.
“The Constitution vests the power of declaring war with Congress, therefore no offensive expedition of importance can be undertaken until after they have deliberated upon the subject, and authorized such a measure.” -George Washington (1793)
Archibald Maclaine was a well-known attorney in North Carolina, and was a leader there in opposition to the Stamp Act. He argued in favor of ratification of the Constitution and suggested nullification as a response to federal overreach.
Dan Sanchez asks whether the pro-Trump right or anti-Trump left are the true champions of civilization, with insights from Plato, Adam Smith and Ludwig von Mises.
In 1817, James Madison vetoed a federal infrastructure spending bill on the grounds that the federal government had no such power under the constitution.
Patrick Byrne, the rare philosopher-capitalist, discusses the historical origins of liberty and explains the greatest threats to it that exist today.