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A smart libertarian says stop glorifying 18th century America

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I don’t agree with libertarian economic policy, but I do greatly appreciate this Cato Institute vice-president David Boaz’s smart post on why there was never a “golden age of lost liberty.” H/T Josh. Maybe the Tea Partiers should read this. I doubt they would care. Certainly Bob McDonnell wouldn’t.

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Written by David Weinfeld

April 9, 2010 at 23:34

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  1. […] has been some discussion on this blog and others about the crude libertarian idea that America today is less “free” than it was in […]


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