Caitlin Long: Will Blockchain Free Us from Wall Street?

Caitlin Long: Will Blockchain Free Us from Wall Street?

This is Mises Weekends with your host Jeff Deist. Ladies and gentlemen. There are a lot of people, probably too many people, writing about and talking about Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Cryptocurrencies in general. But, one person in that field actually knows what she’s talking about. She’s our guest this week, our great friend Caitlin long. Read more about Caitlin Long: Will Blockchain Free Us from Wall Street?[…]

1.1 Free Will: Illusion or Reality?

1.1 Free Will: Illusion or Reality?

Welcome to Discourses on Isopublic. My name is Dean Adair—creator of isopublic, nation of political equals and the “rule yourself and no else” society. This is Episode 1.1 titled, “Free Will: Illusion or Reality?” This podcast is the first of my First Principles series in which I cover my ideas and beliefs contributing to isopublic. Read more about 1.1 Free Will: Illusion or Reality?[…]

Freedom and Free Will

Freedom and Free Will

YOU CAN CONVINCE YOURSELF PHILOSOPHICAL THAT WE DON’T HAVE DETERMINISM, BUT YOU CAN’T LIVE THE CONVICTION. AND I’M NOT THE FIRST PHILOSOPHER TO HAVE THAT IDEA. I THINK KANT SAID SOMETHING LIKE THE SAME THING. YOU CAN’T THINK AWAY YOUR OWN FREEDOM. AND JUST THINK WHAT IT’S LIKE TO TRY TO MAKE IT THROUGH THE Read more about Freedom and Free Will[…]

Where Do Rights Come From? – Learn Liberty

Where Do Rights Come From? – Learn Liberty

Where do rights come from? Perhaps you’ve heard people use the expression God-given rights. Do our rights come from God? Well they can’t all come from God. I have the right to take a certain number of sick days from my job. Those rights came from my employment contract, not from God. And my voting Read more about Where Do Rights Come From? – Learn Liberty[…]

Happy Independence Day

Happy Independence Day

Namaste Today is India a slave to anyone or is India a free country? What do you all think? Today we are a free country. We got this freedom on 15 August 1947. You all know this, isn’t it. How did we get this freedom? Let me tell you. In the olden days agriculture and Read more about Happy Independence Day[…]

Stossel: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness

Stossel: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness

This fourth of July, when you watch the fireworks will you think about this? The Declaration of Independence? We should. After all, the holiday’s meant to honor this, not just fireworks. Though, those are nice. Although it’s ironic that since America’s founding, government has grown so much that you may not be allowed to buy Read more about Stossel: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness[…]

6 The Paradox of Free Will & Determinism (John Searle)
Libertarian Philosophy: How I’m Equal to Hugh Jackman – Learn Liberty

Libertarian Philosophy: How I’m Equal to Hugh Jackman – Learn Liberty

Equality & Respect: How I’m Equal to Hugh Jackman To be perfectly honest, I’m not as sexy as Hugh Jackman. According to the Declaration of Independence, we’re all supposedly equal. But I’m not as wealthy as Bill Gates. I’m not as tough as Vin Diesel, and to be perfectly honest, I’m not as sexy as Read more about Libertarian Philosophy: How I’m Equal to Hugh Jackman – Learn Liberty[…]

Top Five Libertarian Books – Learn Liberty

Top Five Libertarian Books – Learn Liberty

If you are asked to name the top five libertarian books or pieces of writing, the first thing to say is this is a really difficult task because there are so many wonderful things to choose from. So, for one thing, I’m going to cheat slightly and have two in one. My first choice would Read more about Top Five Libertarian Books – Learn Liberty[…]

Economic Vs. Civil Liberties – Learn Liberty

Economic Vs. Civil Liberties – Learn Liberty

The stereotype is that Cconservatives understand how economic liberty works and don’t care as much for civil liberties, and that the Lliberals care about civil liberties but don’t really care much about economic freedom or know really how free market economies are supposed to work. The truth is there’s no real distinction between civil liberties Read more about Economic Vs. Civil Liberties – Learn Liberty[…]