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Liberty and Small Government in Tao te Ching

APRIL 22, 2014

The Tao te Ching is hardly a libertarian manifesto, but Lao Tzu's comments on government and society offer an entry point to reflections on liberty.

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Cliches of Progressivism

#2 -- Because We’re Running Out of Resources, Government Must Manage Them

APRIL 22, 2014

It is simplistic to assume that people will blindly use up what sustains them. When people have incentives to conserve, they do.

The Future Belongs to Liberty

The Progressive Income Tax

Backed by the envious, used by the greedy

APRIL 22, 2014

Social engineers and beneficiaries of largesse like the progressive income tax. But everyone else gets stuck with a system that is inefficient, unfair, and morally dubious.

Educational Materials

To help people rediscover how essential freedom is to human flourishing, FEE offers a comprehensive educational programming to all students of liberty: Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced. We add more weekly!

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NEWS & EVENTS

Who decides what you eat?

Join host Janet Neilson with guest Dr. Steve Horwitz on Tuesday, April 29 at 7:00 p.m. EDT as they discuss the issues with diet and food experts and how making decisions on behalf of others can be problematic.

Economics and Liberty at Coastal - Great Myths of the Great Depression

FEE President Lawrence W. Reed will give an address entitled "Great Myths of the Great Depression" at the Stembler Theater on the campus of the College of Coastal Georgia on April 28, 2014.

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