The Common Libertarian Critiques of the Free State Project

The Common Libertarian Critiques of the Free State Project

a project requires people and it requires that those people work! Complaining that New Hampshire is still not some ideal libertarian state is like going to the building site of a future skyscraper and complaining that the hole that we dug doesn’t offer any better view of the city. We kind of look at you like you’re a bit dull and then speak slowly to explain, “We haven’t built the skyscraper yet.” And that building is going to take time and effort. We’re going to have advances, and yes, many failures.

Highlights of a PorcFest 2019 Coordinator

Highlights of a PorcFest 2019 Coordinator

{After moving to Dover NH in Nov 2018, I was lucky enough to work under Jessica Paxton as the “Coordinator of the Creating Communities Tent”, joining a large team of coordinators who make the FSP flagship Porcupine Freedom Festival (PorcFest) possible.  I...
Why Guns Are Important for Self-Ownership

Why Guns Are Important for Self-Ownership

So many Americans believe that owning a gun is their inalienable right, even though most of the world disagrees!.  Here’s my take on the reason.  It may not convince our non-American friends, but I hope it clarifies what, to most of the world, is a curious and...
A Parable: The Man Who Legislated his Singing Career

A Parable: The Man Who Legislated his Singing Career

The man worked very hard. For years, he trained his voice and ear under the best coaches, but he still couldn’t stretch past an octave and to him a flat sounded pretty much like a sharp.  Unlike many failed musicians, he also paid close attention to marketing. His brochures were glossy. His business cards played music. And his affected flair included a scarf and a cane