In 1817, James Madison vetoed a federal infrastructure spending bill on the grounds that the federal government had no such power under the constitution.
Learn history thru the lens of liberty. Brace yourself, this isn’t the propaganda you learned in government schools.
Patrick Byrne, the rare philosopher-capitalist, discusses the historical origins of liberty and explains the greatest threats to it that exist today.
Nomi Prins, author of ‘All the Presidents’ Bankers’, on protecting yourself from the next global crisis. Includes an introduction by Jeff Deist.
Thomas Jefferson, says biographer Kevin Gutzman, is the most significant statesman in American history. We discuss Jefferson’s views on federalism, education, the University of Virginia, slavery, colonization, American Indians, and freedom of conscience.
Walter E Williams takes a hard look at the modern American school system.
Minimum wage laws were invented to protect the “Anglo-Saxon” race from competition. Prof. Deirdre McCloskey explains the authoritarian roots of Progressivism.
One of the most important founding fathers is someone that most people have never heard of. When learning of his death, Thomas Jefferson wrote that John Dickinson was “Among the first of the advocates for the rights of his country” whose “name will be consecrated in history as one of the great worthies of the […]
Murray Rothbard explains how slavery abolitionists were successful – and what we libertarians can learn from them.
People often say they want a strong president who can get things done. But that’s pretty much the exact opposite of what the founding fathers set up under the Constitution.