January 2019

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 [...]