Political Theory


Gay Marriage, from a Constitutional Perspective

New York Daily News: “The moral and constitutional case for a right to gay marriage,” by Robert A. Levy

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Palmer Podcasts on…

The Nature of Rights Liberty and Tradition

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The Post on “Human Rights”

The Washington Post displayed good sense in this important editorial, “Redefining human rights,” which reveals a most disturbing trend in the thinking at the highest levels of the US government….

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Another Reminder

The discussion with Tyler Cowen reminded me again that we had disagreed (agreeably) on a number of things in an online discussion of Libertarianism: Past and Prospects, which was kicked…

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Debating Tyler Cowen….

I just remembered, after Tyler Cowen’s very generous comments on my book Realizing Freedom: Libertarian Theory, History, and Practice that I had criticized his views in this podcast: ““The Nature…

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A Voluntary Pledge of Allegiance

A surprisingly interesting critique of the “Pledge of Allegiance” (to a flag…ugh!) from Michael Lind: “The Pledge of Allegiance is un-American: Shouldn’t the government pledge allegiance to the people rather…

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Book Forum with Tyler Cowen Today

At noon, eastern standard time (you can watch online, too): Realizing Freedom: Libertarian Theory, History, and Practice [Facebook page on the book] BOOK FORUM Tuesday, December 1, 2009 12:00 PM…

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Alan Charles Kors on the Crimes of Communism and the Liberation Celebrated on November 9

Alan Charles Kors – Freedom Dinner 2009 Keynote from Atlas Network on Vimeo.

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A Very Exciting New Book

I’ve been extremely busy lately (meaning work until 4 am frequently, plus travel) and have been behind on some writing projects, but I am really, really pleased that I brought…

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Tibor’s Thoughts

My long-time friend Tibor Machan with “Thoughts on Objectivism and Ayn Rand” from London. laconf09, Tibor Machan: “Thoughts on Objectivism and Ayn Rand” from Sean Gabb on Vimeo.

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