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Leonard E. Read

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Liberty does not and cannot include any action, regardless of sponsorship, which lessens the liberty of a single human being.

Leonard E. Read was the founder of the Foundation for Economic Education — the first modern libertarian think tank in the United States — and was largely responsible for the revival of the liberal tradition in post–World War II America.

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Awake For Freedom's Sake

Political Theory

09/01/1977Books
Progression or advancement never graces anyone who succumbs to the notion that he has arrived—“has it made,” as we say.
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Comes The Dawn

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

01/11/1976Books
Leonard Read restates the case for liberty, and exposes what he called "authoritarian fallacies.
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The Love of Liberty

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

10/15/1975Books
The love of liberty and the love of knowledge go hand-in-hand.
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Castles in the Air

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

03/15/1975Books
In Castles in the Air , Leonard Read addresses topics such as social order, the tendency for individuals to thrive and create in a free environment, entrepreneurship, and many others.
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Having My Way

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

04/11/1974Books
Who are we as individuals? Read pieces together what we have logically ascertained based on human experience and past wisdom regarding this question.
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