Past VRG

March 26, 2017

Exploring Red Plenty
Virtual Reading Group

  EXPLORING RED PLENTY a SFL Virtual Reading Group   One third history, one third economics, and one third fiction, Red Plenty is the best book you can read to get inside […]
March 20, 2017

The Adventures of Jonathan Gullible
Virtual Reading Group

The Adventures of Jonathan Gullible a SFL Virtual Reading Group The Adventures of Jonathan Gullible tells the story of a boy who becomes shipwrecked on an unfamiliar island after being swept out […]
January 26, 2017

Islamic Foundations
Virtual Reading Group

  ISLAMIC FOUNDATIONS OF A FREE SOCIETY a SFL Virtual Reading Group   Throughout the history of Islamic societies the Sharia has formed the main framework of socio-economic and even the political […]
January 26, 2017

Deschooling Society
Virtual Reading Group

DESCHOOLING SOCIETY a SFL Virtual Reading Group   Can more funding, better teacher pay, or higher standards fix public education’s problems? Or is the best solution to “deschool” society? Published in 1971 […]
January 3, 2017

Cypherpunks + Libertarianism
Virtual Reading Group

CYPHERPUNKS AND LIBERTARIANISM a SFL Virtual Reading Group   In this reading group, we will explore the implications of computers and cryptography in the context of liberty. Both trace their origins to […]
December 3, 2016

Rise of the Warrior Cop
Virtual Reading Group

RISE OF THE WARRIOR COP a SFL Virtual Reading Group   We have a Constitution with a Bill of Rights meant to protect our liberties, and a Supreme Court that is supposed […]
November 19, 2016

Subjectivism, Spontaneous Order, and Praxeology – VRG

SUBJECTIVISM, SPONTANEOUS ORDER, AND PRAXEOLOGY a SFL Virtual Reading Group   In this advanced virtual reading group, we will explore the emphasis on subjectivism and spontaneous order in the Menger-Mises-Hayek tradition in […]
October 3, 2016

Exploring Atlas Shrugged
Virtual Reading Group

EXPLORING ATLAS SHRUGGED a SFL Virtual Reading Group   Ayn Rand’s novel Atlas Shrugged is one of the primary works that inspired contemporary libertarianism, due to Rand’s vision of free-market capitalism as […]
September 19, 2016

Beyond Orthodoxy: Understanding Rothbard
VRG

BEYOND ORTHODOXY: UNDERSTANDING ROTHBARD a SFL Virtual Reading Group   This reading group will focus on Rothbard’s text, “The Ethics of Liberty” and a variety of other readings in Murray Rothbard’s formidable body […]
August 19, 2016

Education and Classical Liberalism
Virtual Reading Group

EDUCATION AND CLASSICAL LIBERALISM a SFL Virtual Reading Group   In this group, we will discuss classical liberal critiques of state education at the k-12 level, and their ideas on how k-12 […]
July 19, 2016

Anarchism: Theory in Practice
Virtual Reading Group

ANARCHISM: THEORY IN PRACTICE a SFL Virtual Reading Group   While some associate anarchism with violence and chaos, most philosophical proponents of anarchism have something more subtle in mind – and not […]
June 19, 2016

War, Security, and Liberty
Virtual Reading Group

WAR, SECURITY, AND LIBERTY a SFL Virtual Reading Group   Issues of national security and intervention have always been a source of tension and disagreement among classical liberals and libertarians. This reading […]