January 2019

O: WHY TALK ABOUT RACE AT ALL?If, then, the Race Question is really a problem for statists and not for paleos, why should we talk about the race matter at all? Why should it be a political concern for us; why not leave the issue entirely to the scientists? Two reasons we have already mentioned; [...]

Misquoting Mises

“Nothing, however, is as ill founded as the assertion of the alleged equality of all members of the human race.”— Ludwig Von Mises, Liberalism, p. 28. This sentence has floated around the web for a few years now, in libertarian-bashing articles and comment threads, purporting to show Mises as a vile, racist person. (You are [...]

I’m not a frequent reader of fiction.  As I see it, there is enough real in this world to marvel at.  But I will, on occasion, pick up an alternative history novel.  It helps limber the imagination, broaden one’s view of the possible.  So, when J.P. Medved’s short story, Granite Republic, popped up on my Kindle [...]