The Compassion of Libertarianism. Dr. Mary J. Ruwart and Keith Knight.

by | May 25, 2020

… my basic motivation for being a libertarian had never been economic but moral. … While I was convinced that the free market was more efficient and would bring about a far more prosperous world than statism, my major concern was moral: the insight that
coercion and aggression of one man over another was criminal and iniquitous, and must be combatted and abolished.


Murray N. Rothbard 
Betrayal of the American Right, pp. 73–74

Dr. Mary J. Ruwart is a research scientist, ethicist, and a libertarian author/activist. She received her B.S. in biochemistry in 1970 and her Ph.D. in Biophysics in 1974 (both from Michigan State University). Dr. Ruwart and I discuss-

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Keith Knight is Managing Editor at the Libertarian Institute and host of the Don't Tread on Anyone podcast.

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