Today would have been Murray Rothbard‘s 97th birthday. It also happens to be the three year anniversary of the Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism. To celebrate, I’m releasing a free PDF version of the book.
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Matt Wong invited me for an engaging, hour-long interview on Discernable. We covered a wide variety of topics including anarcho-capitalism, when to be afraid of technology, and what Michael Malice is like off camera. If you make it to the end, Matt asks me for the best argument against libertarianism and, admittedly, there is aContinue reading “Discernable”
Libertarian Scholars Conference 2022
I was invited to speak at the Libertarian Scholars Conference this year and gave a short presentation on The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism. Here is the video: Afterwards, Walter Block suggested that instead of describing actions as ethical or unethical, I should describe actions as being legal or illegal under a libertarian system of law. IContinue reading “Libertarian Scholars Conference 2022”
The Libertarian Christian Podcast
Doug Stewart and Norman Horn invited me onto their podcast for an enjoyable discussion about libertarianism and The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism. Click below to visit to the show page: Thanks to Jacob Lovell for making the introduction!
the Cantus Firmus podcast
Cody Cook invited me to be on his podcast Cantus Firmus this week and we had a fun conversation about anarcho-capitalism, ethics, and agorism. You can visit the show page below to see show notes and links to other episodes.
The Bob Murphy Show
Bob Murphy had me on his show this week, which was a real treat. We had a great discussion about why libertarian ethics cannot be defined with physics, what an anarcho-capitalist society might look like, and spent some time arguing semantics — in a good way. You can watch the interview below: Thanks to JacobContinue reading “The Bob Murphy Show”
Before I finished writing The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism, I wondered how many copies I should expect to sell. I didn’t find much data to help me level-set, so I thought it might be useful to others if I published my own data. The upshot is that I sold about 1,000 copies in the first year,Continue reading “sales data”
I waited a year before reading any online reviews of The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism. My goal was to collect the feedback all at once so I could use it to improve the book and release an update. Let’s see what people thought: I spent a lot of time thinking about the title for the book.Continue reading “one-star reviews”
working with Michael Malice
In an earlier post I mentioned a number of people who helped create the Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism. Conspicuously absent was Michael Malice, who mentored me through the writing and publishing process. He is getting his own post because I thought people would enjoy a little more detail about what it was like working with him.Continue reading “working with Michael Malice”
Inspired By Fire Podcast
Jalen Vasquez invited me to be a guest on his show and we had a great conversation about libertarianism, Ron Paul, and the robot apocalypse. Click below to listen to the episode: Also be sure to check out his recommended book page for some great things to read.