In the mid-1980s, I went into classrooms several times a year to talk about the libertarian philosophy. I discussed how some cities had saved money using private police instead of public ones. Invariably, students expressed concern that private police might become an outlaw gang, robbing those … [Read More...]
My short answer is that no one should be drafted. After all, our Constitution prohibits involuntary servitude, which is exactly what the draft is. Our young men---and possibly women---will be forced---at gunpoint, if necessary---to take up arms and kill other people.
Except for a few psychopaths, … [Read More...]
Would you post a sign on your front yard saying “This house is a gun-free zone?” No matter how much you hate guns, your gut reaction is likely “Certainly not!” Intuitively, we know that such a sign makes our home a target for criminals, who don’t obey gun bans any more than they obey the laws … [Read More...]