Logic, Exploitation, Homesteading, & Freedom. Stephan Kinsella & Keith Knight

by | Feb 7, 2021

… the natural inequality of ability and of interest among men must make elites inevitable, the only sensible course is to abandon the chimera of equality and accept the universal necessity of leaders and followers.


Murray N. Rothbard

Economic Controversies, p. 631

(Norman) Stephan Kinsella is a practicing patent attorney, a libertarian writer and speaker, Director of the Center for the Study of Innovative Freedom (C4SIF), and Founding and Executive Editor of Libertarian Papers.

0:00 – Logic v. Empiricism / Deontological ethics v. Utilitarianism

10:29 – Exploitation debate

11:34 – Who are the libertarian allies?

13:45 – Homesteading aka Original Appropriation

18:33 – Should I have to work to live?

21:52 – Personal v. Private property

32:05 – Socialist shortages

36:32 – Labor Theory of Value

50:05 – Order Givers v. Order Followers

1:00:53 – What is freedom?


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About Keith Knight

Keith Knight is Managing Editor at the Libertarian Institute, host of the Don't Tread on Anyone podcast and editor of The Voluntaryist Handbook: A Collection of Essays, Excerpts, and Quotes.

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