FFF president Jacob Hornberger and Richard Ebeling talk about a basic tenet of libertarianism.
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Can libertarianism heal the world? Libertarian activist, author, presidential candidate Mary Ruwart has written on this theme for more than two decades. What does she make of the current state of libertarianism? Where are we heading and where should we be heading? Is the non-aggression principle overtaken by events?
It’s become fashionable in libertarian circles to ridicule the nonaggression principle. Stephan Kinsella and I speak in its defense. This one is long overdue. Source: Ep. 566 Why Are Some Libertarians Rejecting the Nonaggression Principle? | Tom Woods
Whether it’s nonintervention abroad, or Social Security, or WikiLeaks, or Iran, or the Department of Homeland Security, or the drug war, libertarians don’t quite fit in to the official “conservative movement.” Jim Babka, who emphasizes these very issues, joins me to talk it all through. Plus, we discuss the great Harry Browne, an important and […]
A neat experiment around the non-aggression principle.
Economist Walter Block, a former Ron Paul supporter, argues that there is no conflict between voting and the non-aggression principle.
By Luis Rivera III Libertarian, Walter Block briefly goes over where rights might come from. He mentions Murray Rothbard’s natural right’s theory, the utilitarian argument for rights and Hans Hoppe’s argumentation of ethics. Block, goes over what libertarianism consists of, namely, abiding by the non-aggression principle which he defines. This very interesting interview can be […]
Voluntaryism is philosophy which holds that all forms of human association should be voluntary. The principle most frequently used to support voluntaryism is the non-aggression principle also known as the NAP. Action on behalf of others, or their action on behalf of you, is only virtuous when it is derived from voluntary, mutual consent. For […]
Have you ever heard of the NAP? Not a cat nap or a power nap. But the NAP? NAP is the non-aggression policy. NAP is the grown-up version of the Golden Rule that most learn as kids. MisesWiki defines NAP as: The non-aggression principle (also called the non-aggression axiom, or the anti-coercion or zero aggression principle […]