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Rabyd Philosophy – Engaging Classical Liberalism – Natural Rights School

Continuing on through this video series on Classical Liberalism which is actually one of the major schools of though in Libertarianism. Now we hit the Natural Rights School. 484 more words

Philosophy

Robert Nozick's - The Tale of the Slave

“The Tale of the Slave”

From Robert Nozick’s, Anarchy, State, and Utopia

Consider the following sequence of cases, which we shall call the Tale of the Slave, and imagine it is about you. 583 more words

Political Philosophy

The Libertarian Argument. This is just the introduction to my analysis which is forthcoming. Stay tuned.

“Why may not one violate persons for the greater social good? Individually we each sometimes choose to undergo some pain or sacrifice for a greater benefit or to avoid a greater harm: we go to the dentist to avoid worse suffering; we do some unpleasant work for the results; some persons diet to improve their health or looks; some save money to support themselves when they are older. 2,502 more words