Eye on the Empire #10 — Hostility Scoreboard With Jeffrey Tucker and Scott Horton

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  •  B.K. Marcus

    25 Life-Changing Classics of Liberty

    25 Life-Changing Classics There are books that change your life — the kind you try to get all your friends to read as soon as you’re finished (or sooner). Here Jeffrey Tucker lists 25 such books, classics of liberty: fiction, history, economics, philosophy. And each book-specific chapter links to your free copy of the book in the Liberty.me Library. (And look for Jeffrey’s 25-week course on these classics at Liberty.me U!) Questions, comments, observations or elaborations? Either reply here or create a new discussion using the tag Library_25-life-changing-classics

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  •  Jonathan Garneau

    Bitcoin p2p lending experience?

    I was wondering if anyone had any experience with p2p lending with bitcoins? I can see there seems to be a bunch of cryptocurrency p2p lending sites. Does anybody have any experience with them? I’ve already mined some bitcoins and was thinking it might be interesting to capture a yield on them. Alternatively, I was thinking if the p2p bitcoin is crap and it’s too risky not to get paid back, to take the other side of the trade: borrow (maybe to buy some more mining equipment) and then default on the loan…

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  •  Primal Anarchy (Mike)

    P2P statists?

    How are so many that are advocate so powerfully for internet freedom, and P2P systems. But when it comes down to other aspects are very state (progressive) driven ideologically. Mostly along the taxation, welfare systems, state dominion over property rights beyond digital and austerity measures. I am not devoid from abandonment of the state entirely either (trying hard too) but it seems that some articles of information outside of liberty.me circles are very bipolar on the points. I personally have concerns how certain powers given to government would be better all around as private. I don’t have that much faith in human condition yet. Back on point. They want decentralized p2p systems yet also want a very punitive and welfare modeled state body also. Aren’t these two ideas directly opposed at a root level? They want no government in the matrix but want a very large progressive government in physical expression. As I have tried to learn more and more of the power of P2P, bitcoin, 3D printing, tor etc it makes me see that we are actually encumbered by the simplest expressions of the state in real life. Has state based indoctrination been so well done it is stronger than the anarchist ideas around technologies.  

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  •  Jeffrey Tucker

    The Rise and Fall of Society

    The Rise and Fall of Society This book is one of the best expositions of economics and politics ever written. It was Chodorov’s last book and the one most overlooked. It’s tragic. It’s great. It explains central economic ideas from the Austrian tradition, and offers up a highly sophisticated theory of the state and its operations. It is one of the books that cannot be overlooked. Kick off the discussion! Questions, comments, observations or elaborations? Either reply here or create a new discussion using the tag Library_The Rise and Fall of Society

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Join Jeffrey Tucker and Scott Horton for Horton’s new hostility scoreboard: What’s the status of America’s current wars in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen, Somalia, Libya, Mali, Nigeria, Syria, Iraq, and Ukraine?

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