My Deprogramming

By Larken Rose   I was raised in a conservative home, in a conservative town, with some libertarian leanings. I grew up thinking the good old U.S. of A. was the land of the free and the home of the brave, and that “our” Constitution made us fundamentally different from every other country. I was […]

Theft By Deception – Deciphering The Federal Income Tax

The misrepresentation and misapplication of the United States federal income tax constitutes the largest acquisition of wealth by way of deception in history. A handful of government lawyers fabricated an intricate maze of legalese which created a perfectly Constitutional tax (a tax on income derived from certain types of international and foreign commerce), but which […]

What Anarchy Isn’t

When the average person hears the word “anarchy,” his mind immediately fills with misconceptions and false assumptions. Voluntaryists often have to spend more time explaining all the things that “anarchy” does NOT mean, than they do explaining what it does mean. Hopefully this video will help with that. (Special thanks to Poxodd for the awesome […]


There is some ambiguity with the use of the terms “libertarianism” and “libertarian” in writings about anarchism. Since the 1890s from France, the term “libertarianism” has often been used as a synonym for anarchism and was used almost exclusively in this sense until the 1950s in the United States; its use as a synonym is […]

Government is an Illusion

During his talk at LOTR Denver, Larken discusses why government has no legitimacy and is therefore an illusion. He also addresses the ideas of anarchy specifically, getting into some heated debates with attendees along the way. More from Larken Rose Larken Rose vs. Tom Willcutts (Anarchy vs. Authority) Statism: The Most Dangerous Religion The Jones Plantation THE […]