What Libertarianism Is

Friday, August 21, 2009 by Stephan Kinsella [This essay is adapted from a contribution to Property, Freedom, and Society] Property, Rights, and Liberty Libertarians tend to agree on a wide array of policies and principles. Nonetheless, it is not easy to find consensus on what libertarianism’s defining characteristic is, or on what distinguishes it from […]

Libertarianism After Fifty Years: What Have We Learned?

by STEPHAN KINSELLA on OCTOBER 21, 2014 Below is an edited transcript of my speech “Libertarianism After Fifty Years: What Have We Learned?” delivered at the NYC LibertyFest (Brooklyn, NY, October 11, 2014; available at Kinsella on Liberty Podcast, Episode 152). The original title was “Libertarianism After Fifty Years: A Reassessment and Reappraisal” but I […]