History/Culture, Politics/Economics

Rothbard Vs. The Koch Libertarians (Cato Institute)

Originally published at the Austro-libertarian The following is an overview and summary of David Gordon’s three-part series (part 1, part 2, part 3) on the relationship that Murray Rothbard had with the Koch Brothers. Understanding the history of the liberty movement is immensely beneficial for the libertarian at all stages of his development. It teaches the nuances in theory… Continue reading Rothbard Vs. The Koch Libertarians (Cato Institute)

History/Culture, Politics/Economics

Alt-Righters: Capitalism Is The Cure, Not The Disease

Anti-Capitalism on the Right A common criticism of capitalism from the alt-right, traditionalist conservatives, and paleoconservatives goes something like this: capitalism creates a decadent and materialistic culture that paves the way for the degeneration of public morality and the erosion of local communities and organic nations. Capitalism, they argue, is connected to globalism, multiculturalism, and… Continue reading Alt-Righters: Capitalism Is The Cure, Not The Disease

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Hoppe Destroys Left-“Libertarianism”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EO68Kvb9fD4 “Libertarianism is logically consistent with almost any attitude toward culture, society, religion, or moral principle. In strict logic, libertarian political doctrine can be severed from all other considerations; logically one can be – and indeed most libertarians in fact are: hedonists, libertines, immoralists, militant enemies of religion in general and Christianity in particular –… Continue reading Hoppe Destroys Left-“Libertarianism”