Authentic Liberalism Vindicated, Part 1

 

 

Written by Anthony Gregory…

 

Classical Liberalism and the Austrian School by Ralph Raico, Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2012; 347 pages.

If any one word is responsible for more confusion in the United States than “liberalism,” I’d surely like to know what it is. To the average American, a liberal is someone who votes Democratic, favors redistribution of wealth from rich to poor, wants more government regulation of the market, probably champions gun regulations, loves public education, and generally stands on the opposite side of the spectrum, such as it is, from what passes as “conservative” these days.

 

Read more via Authentic Liberalism Vindicated, Part 1: The Great Liberal Heritage The Future of Freedom Foundation.

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