Key Concepts of Libertarianism

The key concepts of libertarianism have developed over many centuries. The first inklings of them can be found in ancient China, Greece, and Israel; they began to be developed into something resembling modern libertarian philosophy in the work of such seventeenth- and eighteenth-century thinkers as John Locke, David Hume, Adam …

What Is Libertarianism?

There are many ways of saying the same thing, and libertarians often have unique ways of answering the question “What is libertarianism?” We’ve asked many libertarians that question, and below are some of our favorite definitions. “Libertarianism is, as the name implies, the belief in liberty. Libertarians believe that each …

What is Austrian Economic?

The Austrian School The story of the Austrian School begins in the fifteenth century, when the followers of St. Thomas Aquinas, writing and teaching at the University of Salamanca in Spain, sought to explain the full range of human action and social organization. These Late Scholastics observed the existence of …

Vaccine Awareness

There has been much debate over the effectiveness of vaccines.  Fueling tension on both sides is the underlying theme of personal liberty. Those who champion vaccines declare that all must be vaccinated or society will still be at risk for so called vaccine preventable diseases.  Those opposed to vaccines point …