The Libertarian Forum

This newsletter, published from 1969–1984, was edited and mostly written by Murray N. Rothbard (all unattributed articles are by him). It contains some of his most fascinating writing on politics, freedom, history, war, the libertarian movement, and the movies ("Mr. First Nighter"). Thanks to Walter Block and the Mises Institute for making this archive possible.

1969

1970

1971

  • Vol. 3.1, January 1971: Nixonite Socialism | To Our Readers | Social Darwinism Reconsidered | Native Americans and Property Rights (L.P. Liggio) | Bits and Pieces (J. Tuccille) | Knee-Jerk Radicalism
  • Vol. 3.2, February 1971: Take Off | Come One! Come All! | Libertarianism: A Warning (T.R. Machan) | On Women’s Liberation (E.G. Dolan) | Living Free | Bits and Pieces: The Psychological-Political Dichotomy (J. Tuccille) |
  • Vol. 3.3, March 1971: Take Off II | Facing Bureaucracy (N.H. Crowhurst) | In Defense of Non-Romantic Literature (J. Tuccille) | From the “Old Curmudgeon”
  • Vol. 3.4, April 1971: The Conning of America | Stateless Societies: Ancient Ireland (J.R. Peden) | Bits and Pieces (J. Tuccille) | A Libertarian Rebuttal: Conservatism Examined (J.D. Davidson) | Army Intelligence Reads The Forum
  • Vol. 3.5, June 1971: How to Destatize | Syndical Syndrome | Jerome Daly Once More | The Senate and the Draft | Bits and Pieces (J. Tuccille) | Nixonite Socialism
  • Vol. 3.6-7, July-August 1971: Dumping Nixon | Liberty: From Rand to Christ (J.R. Peden) | Comment | Bits and Pieces: Presidential Politics (J. Tuccille) | Traditional China and Anarchism (M. Rubinstein) | From the Old Curmudgeon
  • Vol. 3.8, September 1971: The End of Economic Freedom | You Read it Here
  • Vol. 3.9, October 1971: Attica | Reprint Bonanza | Disestablish Public Education (L.P. Liggio) | A Note on Revolution (R.A. Childs, Jr.)
  • Vol. 3.10, November 1971: Nixon’s NEP | We Fight the Freeze | Confession – Pavlovian Style (L.E. Moran) | Libertarian Wit: Review of Tuccille’s It Usually Begins With Ayn Rand by The Old Curmudgeon
  • Vol. 3.11, December 1971: The UN and The War | Mises Festschrift | The Population Hysteria (J. Tuccille) | Libertarian Conference

1972

  • Vol. 4.1, January 1972: Politics ’72 | Purist Deviationism: A Strategic Fallacy (W. Danks) | Libertarians Versus Controls | The Shaffer Dictionary | On Punishment: Two Comments and a Reply
  • Vol. 4.2, February 1972: Phase II Cracking | The Political Circus | For Croatia | The Shaffer Dictionary | The Movement Marches On | Immortality and the Law (J. Tuccille) | From the Old Curmudgeon
  • Vol. 4.3, March 1972: The Party | The Shaffer Dictionary | The Rising Sun (L.P. Liggio) | The Political Circus | From the Old Curmudgeon | The Lone Eagle (J.D. Doenecke)
  • Vol. 4.4, April 1972: A Bunch of Losers | Ashlosky for President (E.G. Dolan) | Philosophy and Immortality (J. Tuccille) | The Conservation Question (G.P. O’Driscoll, Jr.) | Short People, Arise!
  • Vol. 4.5, May 1972: Nixon’s World | The Party Once More | Review of John Hosper’s Libertarianism, Part I (R.A. Childs) | The Liar as Hero (W. Block) | From the Old Curmudgeon | The Shadow Cabinet | Frank S. Meyer, RIP
  • Vol. 4.6-7, June-July 1972: McGovern??? | The Party Emerges | Another Lone Nut | Review of John Hosper’s Libertarianism, Part II (R.A. Childs) | Anationalism and Immortality (J. Tuccille) | The Polish Ham Question (W. Block) | Arts and Movies | Garbage in New York (J.R. Peden) | Academic Freedom? (P. Sherman)
  • Vol. 4.8-9, August-September 1972: (This issue features Joseph Peden as editor) Confronting Leviathan | Arbitration: A Fundamental Alternate Institution (R. Fucetola, III) | The Law of the Sea | Transnational Relations | Review of Bruno Leoni’s Freedom and the Law (G. Greenberg) | Localism and Bureaucracy In the 19th Century China (M. Rubenstein) | Bombing the Dikes | America’s Newest Enemies
  • Vol. 4.10, October 1972: November?? | No, No McGovern | McGovern for President (L. O’Driscoll, G. O’Driscoll) | Open Letter to the Internal Revenue Service (J. Tuccille) | Nixon or McGovern? (J. Peden) | Archy’s Last Gasp | The Slumlord as Hero (W. Block) | The Schmitz Ticket | Unity or Cadre
  • Vol. 4.11, November 1972: Beyond the Sixties | From the Old Curmudgeon | The Senate Rated | The Strip Miner as Hero (W. Block) | The Elections | Whither the Democracy? | Revisionism From the Center: A Review Essay (C.R. Tame) | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 4.12, December 1972: The Movement | Hospers on Crime and the FBI | The Blackmailer as Hero (W. Block) | From the Old Curmudgeon | Ezra Pond, RIP (J.D. Davidson) | We Make the Electoral College! | Freedom, Pot, and National Review | A Response to the Challenge (T. Machan) | The Editor Replies | Bormann Once More

1973

  • Vol. 5.1, January 1973: The Apotheosis of Harry | Sex Breaks Up a Cult | The Pimp as Hero (W. Block) | Review of A. Ernest Fitzgerald’s The High Priests of Waste (R. Sherrill) | The Other North American Election (S.E. Konkin III) | Arts and Movies | From the Old Curmudgeon
  • Vol. 5.2, February 1973: The Sticks in the Closet | Hospers Replies (J. Hospers) | The Editor Rebuts | The Old Curmudgeon as Hero (W. Block) | A Libertarian Poll | Movement Magazines
  • Vol. 5.3, March 1973: The Mayoral Circus | The Blackmailer as Villain (G. Greenberg) | The Blackmailer as Hero: A Reply (W. Block) | Heroes and Scapegoats (W. Block) | Life vs. Death: The Final Barricade (J. Tuccille) | The Rise of Roy Ash (B. Evers) | Denial of Protection (T. Machan)
  • Vol. 5.4, April 1973: Present at the Creation | Tax Rebellion | Personal ‘Freedom’: Review of Harry Browne’s How I Found Freedom in an Unfree World (R.A. Childs) | The IBM Case: A Comment (D.T. Armentano) | Contra Psychological “Liberation” | Jim Davidson and the Week That Was | From the Halls of Montezuma… (J.R. Peden) | Monthly Index of Liberty
  • Vol. 5.5, May 1973: Notes on Watergate | Review of Murray Rothbard’s For A New Liberty (J.N. Schulman) | Floyd Arthur ‘Baldy’ Harper, RIP | McGovern vs. Rothbard | Arts and Movies | Anti-Tax Demonstration (K.W. Kalcheim) | Hospers On Rothbard’s Rebuttal (J. Hospers) | The Editor’s Final Rebuttal
  • Vol. 5.6, June 1973: The Mayoral Circus II | Blockian Ethics (R. Halliday) | Blockian Ethics – A Reply (W. Block) | The Editor Comments | Harry Browne Replies (H. Browne) | The Editor Rebuts | Feds and Rebs (K.W. Kalcheim) | The Need For a Movement and a Party | Rothbardiana | The Old Curmudgeon
  • Vol. 5.7, July 1973: Economic Mess | On Man and Perfection (T. Machan) | Harper’s Last Article | Liberty or Order: 1970 Domestic Spying Plan (B. Evers) | Pareto on the Prospects for Liberty (V. Pareto) | Public Schools: The counterattack Begins (J.R. Peden) | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 5.8, August 1973: Oil and American Foreign Policy (J. Hegel III) | 101 Way to Promote Libertarian Ideas | News Notes (J.R. Peden) | The Meaning of War
  • Vol. 5.9, September 1973: American Monopoly Statism (J.R. Stromberg) | Libertarianism and Social Transformation (S. Halbrook) | Use Immunity: Let the Punishment Fit the Crime (J.R. Peden) | Comment (J.R. Peden)
  • Vol. 5.10, October 1973: Hands off the Middle East! | Libertarians and Culture: A Challenge (J.D. Davidson) | Send Money! | ‘The Libertarian’: The Gospel According to Lefevre | Revolution in Chile | Friedman’s Value-Free Value: Human Liberty (T. Machan) | Technology Forever (J. Tuccille) | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 5.11, November 1973: Ludwig von Mises, RIP | Libertarian Party | From the Old Curmudgeon | The Middle East | Music: The Art No One Thinks About (K. LaFave) | Arts and Movies | The Fall of the Republic | Mr. First Nighter, Soft on the Enemy? (H.P. Noctis) | For Conspiracy Theorists Only! | The ‘Final Solution’ to the Arab Problem
  • Vol. 5.12, December 1973: Congress ’73 | Are We Another Rome? (J.R. Peden) | The Machinery of Freidman (J. Salerno) | Maddox Attacks Revisionism (B. Evers) | Rand on the Middle East

1974

  • Vol. 6.1, January 1974: Energy Fascism | Mises and History (L.P. Liggio) | Danish Delight | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 6.2, February 1974: Two Tiers Crumble | Relevance? | What Kind of ‘Purity’? | An Open Letter to Irving Kristol | Political Kidnapping | Rothbardiana | Arts and Movies | Background of Middle East Conflict (B. Evers) | Save the Oil Industry! | The Home Front: Review of G. Perrett’s Days of Sadness, Years of Triumph (J.D. Doenecke) | 101 Ways to Promote Libertarian Ideas
  • Vol. 6.3, March 1974: Seven Days in May?? | European Politics (L.P. Liggio) | The British Elections | Libertarianism and Humanist Psychology (M. Andrews) | Why No Oil Refineries | How to Deal With Kidnapping | Libertarian Songs | Libertarian Dinner Club | Civil Liberties, Selective Style
  • Vol. 6.4, April 1973: Five Years Old! | FLP Convention: One Step Forward, One Step Back | The Mysterious World of the CLA | Phillip H. Willkie, RIP | Arts and Movies | Review of John T. Flynn’s As We Go Marching (W. Stewart)
  • Vol. 6.5, May 1974: Impeach the (Expletive Deleted) | BFL Expands | Uncle Miltie Rides Again | Purity and the Libertarian Party | The Growth of Revisionism from the Centre: A Review Essay (C.R. Tame) | Rhodesia – Unjust Land Seizure (B. Evers)
  • Vol. 6.6, June 1974: Reflections on the Middle East | European Politics (L.P. Liggio) | For Tuccille (R.L. MacBride) | Arts and Movies | For Kurdistan | The Hiss Case Revisited | From the Old Curmudgeon | Contra Federal Campaign Funding (B. Evers)
  • Vol. 6.7, July 1974: World-Wide Inflation | Destutt de Tracy: Early French Classical Liberal (L.P. Liggio) | Conservative Myths in History: Review of E.v. Kuehnelt-Leddihn’s Leftism: From De Sade and Marx to Hitler and Marcuse (R. Raico) | Comment on the CLA (L. Kinsky) | The Prophetic Vision of Hillaire Belloc (J.P. McCarthy) | New Rothbard Book
  • Vol. 6.8, August 1974: Whoopie!! | Kennedy Marriage Revisionism | Libertarian Advance | School or Jail?: Review of W. Rickenbacker’s The Twelve Year Sentence (J.R. Peden) | From the Old Curmudgeon | In Search of the Old Curmudgeon (J.D. Davidson) | About Quotas (W.R. Havender) | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 6.9, September 1974: Natural Law, or The Science of Justice (L. Spooner) | Only One Heartbeat Away | The Non-Dismal Science (L.P. Liggio)
  • Vol. 6.10, October 1974: The Ford in Our Present, Or Can Greenspan Save Us? | LP Platform | Austrian Economics on the Rise (R.M. Ebeling) | Davidson and ‘Women’s Lib’ (L.V. Seawright) | Science and Human Liberty (T. Machan) | Hayek and the Nobel Prize
  • Vol. 6.11, November 1974: The Elections | Voting and Politics | After Rabat, What? | Economic Determinism, Ideology, and the American Revolution | Report from Europe
  • Vol. 6.12, December 1974: The Emerging Crisis | Libertarian Scholarship Advances | Women’s Lib: Goldberg Replies to Kinsky (S. Goldberg) | Boston Libertarian Dinners! | Henry Hazlitt Celebrates 80th Birthday | Arts and Movies

1975

  • Vol. 7.1, January 1975: Government and the Economy | Society Without a State | The Demise of Fractional Reserve Banking (K.E. Peterjohn)
  • Vol. 7.2, February 1975: Oil War and Oil Imperialism, I | Oil War and Oil Imperialism, II (J.R. Stromberg) | Tax Rebellion in Willimantic | Foreign Affairs (L.P. Liggio) | The Day-Care ‘Shortage’ | Sense on Oil – At Last!
  • Vol. 7.3, March 1975: Inflationary Depression |Arts and Movies | Profits Regulation and Inflation (H.C. Herring III, F.A. Jacobs) | The Aliens Are Among Us (J.N. Schulman) | Spooner vs. Liberty (C. Watner) | ‘Under’-Population | Forthcoming Spring Books
  • Vol. 7.4, April 1975: The Death of a State | LP Convention – Come One, Come All! | The AIB Conference: From Scholarship to Political Activism In Assassination Revisionism (A. Fairgate) | Nozick Award | Assassination Revisionism Once More | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 7.5, May 1975: Mayaguez, By Jingo | Peasants and Revolution: A Review Essay (J.R. Stromberg) | Hobbes and Liberalism (B. Evers) | Say’s Law Revisited (R.M. Ebeling) | Libertarian Ripoff of the Month Dept.
  • Vol. 7.6, June 1975: The Case for Optimism | From Crank-Up to Crack-Up (L.v. Mises) | The Bankruptcy of Liberalism | On Income Differences (W.R. Havender) | The Ethics Gap | Burton K. Wheeler, Montana Isolationist, RIP (L.P. Liggio)
  • Vol. 7.7, July 1975: Dictatorships | The Division of Labor and the Libertarian Movement (T.G. Palmer) | Fanfani’s Fall (L.P. Liggio) | The Second Austrian Conference | From the Old Curmudgeon
  • Vol. 7.8, August 1975: Winston Churchill: An Appreciation (R. Raico)
  • Vol. 7.9, September 1975: The LP Convention | ALL Founded | Depression and Inflation (R.M. Ebeling) | Rothbardiana | On the Women’s Liberation, or the Male Chauvinist Pig as Hero (W. Block)
  • Vol. 7.10, October 1975: The Sinai Trap | Is the Grass Any Greener…? Review of Laura & Odie Faulk’s The Australian Alternative | Arab Wars | Arts and Movies | From the Old Curmudgeon | Class Analysis and Economic Systems (D. Osterfeld) | “Libertarian” Sci-fi | Friedman and the Liberals (T. Machan)
  • Vol. 7.11, November 1975: Politics: November ’75 | Foreign Affairs Review (L.P. Liggio) | Is Dayan Just Another Rommel?: Review of A. Bober’s The Other Israel: The Radical Case Against Zionism (J.P. Stromberg)
  • Vol. 7.12, December 1975: Stop Reagan! | On Nozick’s Anarchy, State, and Utopia, I | Whither Anarchy? Has Robert Nozick Justified the State? (R. Barnett) | From the Old Curmudgeon: My New Year’s Wish for the Movement | LP Literature | The Polish Question In Roosevelt-Churchill-Stalin Diplomacy (L.P. Liggio) | Right-Center Chic

1976

  • Vol. 8.1, January 1976: U.S. Out of Angola! | FDR and the Isolationists (B. Bartlett) | Right-Wing Libertarians and the Cold War (J.R. Stromberg) | MacBride vs. Reagan | The ABM Slips Away | Libertarian Bicentennial | Arts and Movies | Free Doug Kennell | Libertarian Environmentalists
  • Vol. 8.2, February 1976: The Presidency ’76: The Morning Line | We Make the Media! | Revisionism and Libertarianism | Center for Libertarian Studies Formed! | Fuller, Law, and Anarchism (R.E. Barnett) | Von Hoffman vs. Schlesinger
  • Vol. 8.3, March 1976: The Early Primaries | Libertarian Feminists Organize | African Roundup | The Lebanon Tragedy | Capitalism, Socialism, and Bureaucratic Management (D. Osterfeld) | The State vs. the Amish (J.R. Peden) | Foreign Affairs (L.P. Liggio)
  • Vol. 8.4, April 1976: FLP Split! | Combatting Conservatism | A Political Party, Once More | The ‘Defense Gap’ Mythology
  • Vol. 8.5, May 1976: The Zen Candidate: Or, Browning Out In the Movement | On Nozick’s Anarchy, State, and Utopia, II | The Invisible Hand Strikes Back (R.A. Childs, Jr.) | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 8.6, June 1976: Ford Vs. Carter? | Who’s Behind…? | Secession, The Essence of Anarchy: A Libertarian Perspective on the War For Southern Independence (J.R. Stromberg) | The Psycho-Presidency | Economic Scapegoats: Heroes or Scoundrels? Review of W. Block’s Defending the Undefendable (B. Evers)
  • Vol. 8.7, July 1976: MacBride’s New Book | News From Spain | CLS Booms! | Democratic Convention Notes | Arts and Movies | Foreign Affairs: Palestine (L.P. Liggio) | The Education Grab | Russia! (J.D. Doenecke)
  • Vol. 8.8, August 1976: The State As An Immoral Teacher (Ouida) | Cold War Revisionism (W.E. Grinder)
  • Vol. 8.9, September 1976: Education by Bribes and Coercion (A. Herbert) | Thinking About Revolution: Two Books of Importance | The First Two Years of WWII (J.P. McCarthy)
  • Vol. 8.10, October 1976: To the Elections | The LP Convention | Libertarianism for Profit? A Letter and Reply | ‘Benediction’ Speech at the LP Convention | Storm Over the ‘Scum’: Defending the Undefendable Block | A Letter From Britain
  • Vol. 8.11, November 1976: The LP: Retrospect and Prospect | Kuhn’s Paradigms (L.P. Liggio) | Toward a Libertarian Movement | Health and Liberty | Metric Mania
  • Vol. 8.12, December 1976: Carter & Co. – Back at the Old Stand | Nobel Prize for Friedman | Kropotkin’s Ethics and the Public Good (W.M. Evers) | From the Old Curmudgeon | New Libertarian Scholarly Journal!

1977

  • Vol. 10.1, January 1977: LP Election Scoreboard | More on Carter & Co. | Life With Mises (R.M. Ebeling) | Arts and Movies | Fair Trial vs. Free Press: Court Decision Imperils Press (B. Evers) | Land Reform: Portugal and Mexico | Relaxation in China? | vive Le Quebec Libre
  • Vol. 10.2, February 1977: The War Over Foreign Policy | Libertarianism and Property Rights (W. Block) | One Man Against OSHA | From the Old Curmudgeon | The Natural Gas Caper | Anarcho-Capitalism and the Defense of the Nonstate | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 10.3, March 1977: The New End of Ideology? | In Defense of Gradualism (R. Poole, Jr.) | The Fallacy of Gradualism: A Reply (T.G. Palmer) | Human Rights at Home: the Flynt Case | the New L.R. | A Black Writer’s View of Roots (A. Wortham) | A Great Day for Freedom | From the Old Curmudgeon: The “Libertarian” Church | Kidnappers at Large | America and ‘Human Rights’ – East Timor Division | Arts and Movies | Zaire – Katanga Rises Again
  • Vol. 10.4, April 1977: At the Summit | The Death of General Hershey | The Great Felker Caper | The Historians’ Betrayal | The Tuccille Defection | Carter on Inflation | Jesus and Marx: Review of Dale Vree’s On Synthesizing Marxism and Christianity (J.D. Doenecke) | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 10.5, May 1977: Begin Begins | Liberty and the Drug Problem (R. Childs) | Power, Obedience, and Education: a Review Essay (J.R. Stromberg) | Arts and Movies | Who are the South Moluccans?
  • Vol. 10.6, June 1977: The Water ‘Shortage’ | the State and Education (A.W. Wright) | The ‘Humane’ N-Bomb | Arts and Movies | Open Door Imperialism: Review of W.A. Williams The Tragedy of American Diplomacy (R.D. Grinder) | Racism or Sexism: Which Way? | The FLP Goofs Again
  • Vol. 10.7, July 1977: Do You Hate the State? | Should Abortion Be a Crime? The Abortion Question Once More | Canadian Breakup | Exciting New Magazine: Inquiry | In Defense of Pirateering (J.M. Oliver) | Seeking the Political Kingson: A Review Essay (J.D. Doenecke)
  • Vol. 10.8, August 1977: Tax Rebellion in Illinois! | Panama Canal Question | Arts and Movies | Convention Report | Keynote Address to the LP Convention
  • Vol. 10.9, September 1977: The Bakke Case | Higher Education: The View of Insiders (J.D. Doenecke) | Defending the Defendable (G. Greenberg | Toward a Libertarian Theory of Abortion (W. Block)
  • Vol. 10.10, October 1977: The New York Mayorality | Do You Love Liberty? (D.F. Nolan) | Arts and Movies | That Noble Dream (J.D. Doenecke) | Public Parks: the New York City Case (W. Block) | Abortion: An Exchange | The Sadat Hype
  • Vol. 10.11, November 1977: Two Exits | Arts and Movies | Rent Control: the New York City Case (W. Block) | The Critique of Interventionism (R.M. Ebeling) | Rendering Unto Caesar: Those Preachers Again (J.D. Doenecke)
  • Vol. 10.12, December 1977: L’Affaire Efron | Truth On the Scaffold (J.D. Doenecke) | Arts and Movies

1978

  • Vol. 11.1-2, January-February 1978: The Last Word on Efronia | Market Prospects for Nuclear Power (P.L. Lilly)
  • Vol. 11.3-4, March-April 1978: Strengthening the LP | Block and the Rights of the Father (J. Maxwell) | Assassination Revisionism | Block on Abortion (R.E. Bissell) | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 11.5-6, May-June 1978: Victory for Tax Revolt! | Solidarity – But Not Forever (J.D. Doenecke) | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 11.7-8, July-August 1978: Camp David and After | Abortion Rights of the Child (J. Sadowsky) | Why Free Schools Are Not Free (F. Chodorov) | Slaves Contracts and Inalienable Will (S. Richman) | The Street Peddler (W. Block) | Arts and Movies | The ABM Rises from the Grave (B. Birmingham)
  • Vol. 11.9-10, September-October 1978: Lessons of People’s Temple | Bring Back Belloc (T. Palmer) | Shall the State Educate the People? (T. Hodgskin) | Newsletters of Libertarian Interest | Toward Freedom of Choice in Education (J.R. Peden) | Rub-a-dub-dub Three Men in a Tub (S. Richman)
  • Vol. 11.11-12, November-December 1978: LP Breakthrough | And Gladly Teach: Power and the Professors (J.D. Doenecke)

1979

  • Vol. 12.1, January-February 1979: The Space War | An Anarchist Without Adjectives (W. Grosscup) | The Political Economy of Inflation: Government and Money (T.G. Palmer)
  • Vol. 12.2, March-April 1979: Ten Years Old! | Abraham Lincoln (L. Lamberton) | The Thatcher Myth (D.R. Steele) | In Defense of Free Immigration (R. Ebeling)
  • Vol. 12.3, May-June 1979: Listen Again, YAF | John C. Calhoun (L. Lamberton) | Libertarians on the Battlements | ‘S Wonderful, ‘S Marvelous | LP Radical Caucus Formed | Crime and Sacrifice (W. Block)
  • Vol. 12.4, July-August 1979: Nuclear Power Crisis | Nuclear Power: Beyond ‘For’ or ‘Against’ (M. Mueller) | Technological Facts on Nuclear Energy | Review of The Disaster Lobby (R. Childs) | Excerpt from The Disaster Lobby (M.J. Grayson & T.R. Shepard, Jr.) | SLS Proposal (M. Mueller) | Current LP Planks (B. Evers & M. Rothbard) | Late Bulletin: LR Suppresses Free and Open Debate on Nuclear Power
  • Vol. 12.5, September-October 1979: The Iran Threat | Zionism as It Sees Itself (E. Berger) | The Duelist (W. Block) | Prose in the Social Science: Problems and Remedies (J.D. Doenecke) | Deflation: the Time Is Now (R.L. Formaini)
  • Vol. 12.6, November-December 1979: The Menace of Opportunism | Law in Anarchy (C.B. Olson) | Opportunism Revisited | Billboards (W. Block)

1980

  • Vol. 13.1, January-February 1980: And Now Afghanistan | Notes on Iran, Afghanistan, etc. by the Old Curmudgeon | “Revolutionary” Fascism: A Review of Jorge Edwards’ Persona Non Grata (A.C. Cuzan) | The Ruling Class: Kolko and Domhoff (L. Lamberton)
  • Vol. 13.2, March-April 1980: The Presidential Campaign: The Need for Radicalism | The Nuclear Issue | Quebec: Province or Nation? (L.P. Liggio) | Canadian Separatism: the Second Front (S.E. Konkin II)
  • Vol. 13.3, May-June, 1980: Opportunism, Nukes, and the Clark Campaign | Fired from LR | Evers for Congress | Some Thoughts on Supply-Side Economics (R.M. Ebeling) | Abortion and Self-Ownership: A Comment (G.H. Smith) | Free Market Revisionism: A Comment (R.L. Formaini)
  • Vol. 13.4, July-August 1980: Ethnic Politics in New York | The Boston Anarchists and the Haymarket Incident (W. McElroy) | Is It Legal to Treat Sick Birds? | “Free-Market” Congressman in Action? | Isolationism Reconsidered (B.D. Riccio)
  • Vol. 13.5-6, September-December 1980: The Clark Campaign: Never Again | Clark for President: A Campaign Critique (D.F. Nolan) | Arts and Movies

1981

  • Vol. 14.1-2, January-April 1981: It Usually Ends with Ed Crane (Special Conflict Issue) | The War for the Soul of the Party | George Jacob Holyoake, Libertarian Agitator (R.A. Cooper)
  • Vol. 14.3-4, June-July 1981: Crane/Cato Once More: An Open Letter to the Crane Machine | Catogate: Who’s the Mole (or Moles) at Cato? | The Moral Foundations of Property Rights (B. Summers) | Against the ERA (W. McElroy) | Contra Reason: Review of Arianna Stassinopoulos’ After Reason (R.A. Cooper) | For a New Liberty Back
  • Vol. 15.5-6, August 1981-January 1982: Big News! Lib. Forum Reorganized! | LP/10: A Mixed Bag | The Kochtopus: Convulsions and Contractions | Hayek’s Denationalized Money | Arts and Movies | Against a Government Space Program (T.M. Coughlin) | Consolation for Activists

1982

  • Vol. 16.1, February 1982: Are We Being Beastly to the Gipper? Part I | This is the Movement You Have Chosen | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 16.2, March 1982: Are We Being Beastly to the Gipper? Part II | Campaign Memoirs Spring/Summer 1981 (E. Franzi) | This is the Movement You Have Chosen | Exit Marty Anderson | Movement Jabs | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 16.3, April 1982: To the Gold Commission | Roosevelt and Dissent (J.D. Doenecke) | This is the Movement You Have Chosen | Are We Being Too Beastly to the Gipper? Part III
  • Vol. 16.4, May 1982: Oh, Oh, Oh, What A Lovely War! | The Historical Claims to the Falklands | Felix Morley, RIP | Are We Being Beastly to the Gipper? Part IV | Changing Judgments and Alliances | Real World Notes
  • Vol. 16.5, June 1982: More on the Falklands | Free Texas, RIP (M. Greenberg) | Fuhrig for Senate | Arts and Movies
  • Vol. 16.6, July 1982: Double Victory for Aggression | Flat-Rate: the Latest Con | Houston: The Turning of the Tide | Are We Being Too Beastly to the Gipper? Part V
  • Vol. 16.6, August 1982: Smear: The Story of Update – Part I (D. Welles) | Crane’s Grand Design for Update | The Post Office as Censor (D.M. Petersen) | The Assault on Abortion Freedom | Will the REAL Tom Palmer Please Stand Up? (D. Welles) | Don’t Cry For Iraq
  • Vol. 16.7, September 1982: Blockbuster at Billings | The Death of Reaganomics | Smear: The Story of Update – Part II (D. Welles)
  • Vol. 16.8, October 1982: The Massacre | Debate On ERA (J.K. Taylor and W. McElroy) | Smear: The Story of Update – Part III (D. Welles)
  • Vol. 16.8-9, November-December 1982: The Election | The LP and The Elections | The War In the British Movement | New Grass-Roots Hard-Money Group | The New Libertarian Vanguard | The Real World | Arts and Movies | Falkland Followup

1983

  • Vol. 17.1, January 1983: The Economy: the Year Ahead | Leave the Street Vendors Be! (J.D. Wiseman) | Movement Memories
  • Vol. 17.2, February 1983: For President: Gene Burns | The Crane Machine Revealed | Eubie Blake: RIP | Economic Notes | The Logic of Anarchy | Margaret Mead: Justice at Last! | Four Ways to Insure a Very Short Phone Conversation
  • Vol. 17.3, March 1983: The New Menace of Gandhism | The Burns Campaign | An Open Letter to the English Movement
  • Vol. 17.4, April 1983: Movement Depression | Free Franzi | Arts and Movies | 1776: A Buffoonery (E. Franzi) | The Pentagon’s Budget Through Soviet Eyes (J.D. Wisman) | Crane Machine Notes
  • Vol. 17.5-6, May-June 1983: frontlines, RIP | Leonard Read, RIP | The New Menace of Gandhism (W. McElroy) | Gandhism Once More | The Real Conventioneers’ Guide to New City | FDR: The Truen Legacy (J. Harris)
  • Vol. 17.7-8: Ronald Reagan, Warmonger | Letters on Gandhi | High Tech ‘Crime’: A Call for Papers | Arts and Movies | Cassandra Moore for Palo Alto City Council
  • Vol. 17.9-10, September-October 1983: Up From Chaos: Total Victory: How Sweet It Is! | Keeping Low-Tech
  • Vol. 17.11-12, November-December 1983: New Airline Massacre: Where’s the Outrage? | The Bergland Campaign | Life In “1984” | Living Liberty, and All That | Reagan War Watch, Part I | Mercantilism and Public Choice (R.A. Cooper)

1984

  • Vol. 18.1-2, January-February 1984: Bergland Campaign in High Gear | The Nebraska Seven (D. Bergland) | Who Is the Real Mafia? (E. Franzi) | Crisis ’83: The Council of Foreign Relations and the Libertarian Party (H.S. Katz) | Reagan War Watch, Part II
  • Vol. 18.3-4, March-April 1984: Campaign Fever ’84 | Arts and Movies | This is the Movement You Have Chosen | New York Politics | Still Keeping Low Tech | Fifteen Years Old!
  • Vol. 18.5-6, May-June 1984: Democrats Self-Destruct | Eric Mack and the Anarchist Case for War | New Crane Machine Floperoo | Prohibition Returns!
  • Vol. 18.7-8, July-August 1984: Patriotic Shlock: the Endless Summer | Democratic Convention Notes | Arts and Movies | The Miss America Caper
  • Vol. 18.9-12, September-December 1984: The State of the Movement: The Implosion | Why the Apotheosis of Ronnie?

Murray N. Rothbard (1926–1995) was the author of Man, Economy, and State, Conceived in Liberty, What Has Government Done to Our Money, For a New Liberty, The Case Against the Fed, and many other books and articles. He was also the editor – with Lew Rockwell – of The Rothbard-Rockwell Report.

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