Private Property

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The Future of Government is Smaller

Decentralization and SecessionEntrepreneurshipPrivate Property


In a truly free society, the scope of government easily can be reduced to a much smaller domain than even many friends of freedom often think.

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Guns and Schools: Can the Market do Better?

The Police StatePolitical TheoryPrivate Property

People want safe neighborhoods and schools, which is just another way to say there is a market for them.

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California Wildfires Don’t Have to be the New Normal

The EnvironmentPrivate Property

Government owners of public lands just don’t have the same incentives to manage land as carefully as private owners.

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Whether it's Baking or Dating, Consent Matters

Private Property

Forcing people to use their bodies in certain ways without their consent is not justice. It's violence.

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The Economics of Gentrification

Protectionism and Free TradePrivate Property

According to the mainstream media gentrification is the new monster to be fought. Why?

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Did the Indians Understand the Concept of Private Property?

U.S. HistoryPrivate Property

On Columbus Day, it's helpful to remember that the American Indians have always been rational users of private property, just like everyone else.

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A Primer on Hoppe's Argumentation Ethics

Private Property

It is argumentation which requires the recognition of private property.

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Private Property and Higher Ed

EducationPrivate Property

In a free society there are no free-speech rights, only property rights. Colleges don't have "free-speech" zones and words don't constitute violence.

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Week in Review: June 17, 2017

Big GovernmentProtectionism and Free TradeMonopoly and CompetitionPolitical TheoryPrivate Property

One might now say monetary policy has progressed from a policy of "ultra low" rates to simply a policy of low rates.

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Venezuela Before Chavez: A Prelude to Socialist Failure

Global EconomyPrivate Property

The roots of Venezuela's failed regime can be found even before Hugo Chávez took office.

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