They Aren’t Libertarians – They’re Anarchists
Bill Quick

What Problem-Solving Progressives Don’t Get | National Review Online …at least those libertarians who actually believe in limited government — ii.e., those for whom healthy skepticism about government has not devolved into implacable hostility towards government even in its essential … Continue reading

Libs and Progtards: Or Why I Won’t Be Calling Myself a Randian Objectivist Any Longer
Bill Quick

What Libertarianism Isn’t – Hit & Run : Reason.com Libertarians are the ones who tend to both support same-sex marriage and people’s right not to be compelled to work in service of one; to want to get both our bosses … Continue reading

The Limp Justifications for Shooting Edward Snowden In the Face Just Keep on Coming
Bill Quick

No, Edward Snowden Doesn’t Deserve The Nobel Peace Prize – Forbes Peaceful global stability won’t come courtesy of the freer but less predictable world Snowden has helped make possible. It would be much more likely to emerge from seamless, placid … Continue reading

No, I Don’t Trust Them To Get It Right, Especially When They’ll Deliberately Trying to Get It Wrong
Bill Quick

Why is Hollywood remaking Verhoeven’s Starship Troopers? Because Hollywood wants to even more strongly mischaracterize one of Heinlein’s greatest novels as a loving paen to Fascism? And maybe get in several powerful swipes at libertarianism while they are at it? … Continue reading