My Liberty Classroom now features an instantly downloadable course in Austrian economics, taught by the great Jeffrey Herbener, senior fellow of the Ludwig von Mises Institute. As with all our courses, it’s available in audio or video format, according to your preference. Here’s what it looks like:… Read More
Archives for May 2012
Where I’ll Be
In June and July, that is. June 6 : Madrid, Spain, Fundación Rafael del Pino June 8 : Ft. Worth, Texas, Texas GOP Convention (book signing) June 9 : Ft. Worth, Texas, Texas LP Convention June 11 (tentative): Topeka, Kansas, Federalist Society event (details to come) June 15 : Atlanta, Georgia, Foundation for Economic… Read More
Molyneux and Woods on Anarchism, Politics, and More
Stefan Molyneux and I were interviewed over the weekend on the Valerie Sargent Martin Show . A nice discussion ensued. Warning: unapproved, even radical ideas were promoted.
A Mainstream Economist Who Changed His Mind and Became Austrian
This almost never happens. People have a vested interest in the paradigm in which they’re trained. Jeff Herbener, department chairman of economics at Grove City College (where the great Hans Sennholz taught), was honest enough to admit the flaws in what he had been taught:… Read More
Private Charity: Do We Really Mean It?
Check out this one-minute video about my friend Glenn Horowitz, a talented writer and overall good guy. He could use a hand. Can we extend him one? UPDATE: It’s 10:20am Central Time. If we can raise $1000 in the next hour, I’ll match it. Please… Read More
The Peter Schiff Show Changed His Life
A fantastic story about how someone’s life improved dramatically after hearing the Primal Blueprint ‘s Mark Sisson interviewed on the Peter Schiff Show , during one of my guest-hosting stints.
Now That’s a Birthday Image
It’s economist Bob Murphy’s birthday today. A fan sent him this: If you are missing the reference, you need to watch Interview with a Zombie . (And also know that Bob has refuted Krugman more than all other economists combined.)
Join Our New Facebook Page
I just started a Facebook page for my Liberty Classroom . Whether you’re a member or just a well-wisher, I’d be very pleased if you ‘liked’ the page . One other thing: this course in Austrian economics will be downloadable by members in the coming weeks. They won’t be paying extra for it, since ours is… Read More
No Wonder Krugman Won’t Debate Murphy
Watch economist Robert Murphy take apart Paul Krugman . Oh, wait, you can also see him do it here . And here . And here he hits another Keynesian. In this piece , Murphy writes: “In this short commentary, Krugman has outdone himself. He manages to blend in a combination of (a) blatant, demonstrable… Read More
Woody Allen Would Appreciate This
Remember that scene in Annie Hall where Woody Allen is standing in front of some guy who’s pontificating about Marshall McLuhan, and Allen’s character is able to produce Marshall McLuhan himself, who in turn denounces the guy as an ignoramus? In case you don’t, give… Read More