5 Books Every Libertarian Should Read But Probably Hasn’t

It’s winter and in most places the weather makes staying inside an appetizing option versus going out in the cold and snow. There are many books most libertarians have read such as Economics in One Lesson, Atlas Shrugged,  Stranger in a Strange Land, and many more. Although there are several books that have been released that have very interesting insights and arguments released over the last few years that any libertarian should have in their arsenal. Check them out below.

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Voluntary Government Funding

Voluntary Government Funding I am happy to report that I have completed four chapters for my next sci-fi story called, “The Makers’ Stone.” It takes place on a Terran colony not too far from Earth and is aptly named, “Terran Secundus.” Part of my process in writing sci-fi stories is to devise interesting social paradigms made possible with technology. I wondered…could technology make it easier to implement the minimalist, limited, and voluntary type of governance that some Austrian and Mises economists espouse? In the process of answering this question, I…

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Interview With Laurie Calhoun: Author of, ‘We Kill Because We Can: From Soldiering to Assassination in the Drone Age’

Laurie Calhoun: We Kill Because We Can

Your most recent work has concerned the lethal use of drones.  What inspired you to tackle this important, but little acknowledged problem? Laurie Calhoun: I have been writing essays on war since the 1999 NATO bombing of Kosovo. In 2013, I published War and Delusion: A Critical Examination, which is a comprehensive critique of the “just war” paradigm. After about a decade of research and thinking about the morality of war, I came to the conclusion that just war theory is no more and no less than a powerful rhetorical…

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5 Popular Libertarian Fiction Books

We can all find troves of books in the non-fiction section about free markets and freedom, but there isn’t as much libertarian fiction that we often can point to that’s overtly Libertarian. So, for those of you who always love to curl up to a good fiction book here’s 5 books you should read. (I’m leaving out Atlas Shrugged since I think everyone is pretty aware of it, but if you haven’t read it, check it out here) The First two books are from the Great Sci-Fi author, Robert Heinlein….

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