Is Lying Necessarily A Crime In The Libertarian Philosophy? No. Is It Heroic? Sometimes.

Dear C: I now tell you that 2+2=5 and that the moon is composed of green cheese. I just told two untruths. Am I a criminal? No. Am I heroic? I don’t think so. On the other hand, if a holdup man asks me where are my valuables, and I lie, that’s heroic. Best regards, Walter From: CSent: Sunday, November 25, 2018 6:46 AMTo: wblock@loyno.eduSubject: Lying Dear Professor, I believe that I emailed you a good few years back now – I was writing a uni essay on the topic of monetary-theory (essentially I was relying on paraphrasing Prof Rothbard’s “History of Economic Thought…” … Continue reading Is Lying Necessarily A Crime In The Libertarian Philosophy? No. Is It Heroic? Sometimes.