In an 1800 letter, Thomas Jefferson wrote, “Our country is too large to have all its affairs directed by a single government.” Today, the federal government really does try to direct virtually all of our affairs – – from what our kids learn in school, to what plants we can grow in our own yards, […]
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Why libertarian anarchists should support secession movements, nullification and decentralisation everywhere.
By Ron Paul Maryland Governor Larry Hogan recently signed an executive order forbidding Maryland public schools from beginning classes before Labor Day. Governor Hogan’s executive order benefits businesses in Maryland’s coastal areas that lose school-aged summer employees and business from Maryland families when schools start in August. However, as Governor Hogan’s critics have pointed out, […]
From the recently-concluded Eleventh Annual Meeting of the PFS, Bodrum, Turkey (Sept. 1–6, 2016).
Jeff Deist discusses libertarian strategy with Adam Camac and Daniel Laguros of the “Wake Up Call” podcast (http://WakeUpCallPodcast.com). How can libertarians achieve a freer society, given the depressing state of politics, in both America and abroad? Jeff shares his thoughts on Liberland, the Free State Project, and how modern technology has become “the great leveler” […]
by Ludwig von Mises It has already been pointed out that a country can enjoy domestic peace only when a democratic constitution provides the guarantee that the adjustment of the government to the will of the citizens can take place without friction. Nothing else is required than the consistent application of the same principle in […]