Jeff Deist remarks from his talk entitled Libertarian, Heal Thyself : I’m sure many people in this room remember the late Harry Browne, who was an investment advisor and a great libertarian. In fact he was the Libertarian Party’s nominee for president in 1996 and 2000. Harry was a superb public speaker; very tall and […]
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Ron Paul present his perspectives on why America needs to end the war on drugs.
From the recently-concluded Eleventh Annual Meeting of the PFS, Bodrum, Turkey (Sept. 1–6, 2016). At repeated requests from many sides – and given my already advanced stage in life – I have deemed it appropriate to take this opportunity to speak a bit about myself. Not about my private life, of course, but about my work. And […]
Would government people ever lie to us about foreign threats as a way to get more power for themselves? Bring this up in conversation and you’ll find most people raising an eyebrow, laughing at you, or calling for tinfoil hats. But at least one leading founding father not only thought it was possible, but considered […]
An unapologetic advocate of liberty for all, Dr. Marc Feldman ran to become the Libertarian Party nominee for president of the United States. He finished fifth in the voting. Featured here are excerpts from the Libertarian Party Debate that display a sampling of his laser-sharp comments. Shockingly, the 56-year-old doctor was found dead in a […]
By Ron Paul In a recent interview I was asked why Bernie Sanders, a self-described “democratic socialist” had seemingly attracted so much support among young people. In fact polls suggest Sanders is the most popular candidate among people aged 18-29, and 51 percent of that same age group appears fed up with “capitalism in its […]
by Ron Paul [This article appears in the January-February 2016 issue of The Austrian.] I think the most exciting message for me today is that things are changing. Often, when I come to these events, people ask me, “isn’t this grueling, isn’t this very tough?” It’s not, though, and it’s actually a little bit selfish […]