History/Culture, Politics/Economics

Net Taxpayers ARE The Rightful Owners Of “Public Property” (Rebutting “Being Libertarian”)

An article was recently written on Being Libertarian attempting to “debunk” the claim that net taxpayers are the rightful owners of public property. This debate is an extension of the broader intra-libertarian debate over borders and immigration. The author of this article, being an open borders advocate, believes that public property, instead of being treated… Continue reading Net Taxpayers ARE The Rightful Owners Of “Public Property” (Rebutting “Being Libertarian”)

Politics/Economics

Privatize Everything: Defining Private, Common, and Public Property

https://youtu.be/nNTDqAunbCc This article was first published as "Of Private, Common, and Public Property and the Rationale for Total Privatization” Libertarian Papers 3, 1 (2011). I have three goals. First, I want to clarify the nature and function of private property. Second, I want to clarify the distinction between "common" goods and property and "public" goods… Continue reading Privatize Everything: Defining Private, Common, and Public Property