Recently the Mises Institute held a seminar in Orlando titled “The Uncertain Prospects for Liberty” with Jeff Deist and Robert Murphy. Here is Murphy’s lecture on culture wars. https://mises.org/system/tdf/02_Murphy_Orlando_20171209.mp3 Source: Culture Wars and Secession | Mises Institute
by David Gordon Many people in Catalonia wish to secede from Spain and form their own country, but the Spanish government has used force to block them from doing so. What should libertarians think of this conflict? In trying to answer this question, it is useful to seek guidance from Mises and Rothbard. Not that […]
Daniel Lacalle, a Spanish economist and libertarian who runs Mises Hispano, joins Jeff Deist for an in-depth discussion of the facts behind the Catalan independence vote. Daniel makes the case against secession, based on economics, history, constitutionalism, anti-socialism, and his strong view that independence would result in less freedom for Catalans. Jeff disagrees, arguing for […]
Theresa May made Brexit official, triggering Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty. Godfrey Bloom, a legendary voice for British sovereignty and a founding member of UKIP, joins Mises Weekends to discuss what happens next. Is globalism truly on the decline? And does the rise of Marine Le Pen mean Frexit may also be possible?
Michael Boldin talks about the burgeoning CalExit movement and the Left’s newfound appreciation for secession. Think California couldn’t survive as an independent country? Think the current US boundaries are written in stone?