What Is Right Isn’t Always What Is Legal

When discussing libertarianism with others, never forget that we have one of the best tools at our disposal at almost all times. We have the biggest recruiter to libertarian philosophy, and that is government. One of the best ways that we can utilize that tool is that we can talk about the difference between what is right and what is legal. Those two are NOT one in the same. On the one hand, we can talk about the things that are right. We can talk about the things that we know to be true. We can talk about the things that are the result of the decisions that you and I make about what is ...

Which Libertarian Are You?

As the libertarian philosophy gains popularity in response to the repeated failures of government, we need to define which type of libertarians we want to be. Our numbers are growing, and as we reach critical mass, we need to start to specialize our political activities. In my mind, there are three kinds of libertarians in politics: the candidates, the party or cause leadership, and the activists. You should recognize this specialization as the division of labor. Previously, libertarians had to "wear many hats," because of how few our numbers were. Today, that is not the case. Have you ever ...