Freeman

Vintage

Schooling an Industrial Proletariat

An excerpt from The Underground History of American Education

JANUARY 26, 2015 by JOHN TAYLOR GATTO

Peering into the history of government education reveals collusion to produce cogs in a state-industrial machine.

Anything Peaceful

3 Reasons to Support School Choice

How could anyone oppose a marketplace in education?

JANUARY 26, 2015 by COREY IACONO

School choice enables students, including the poorest kids, to achieve more than they could have in conventional public schools.

Clichés of Progressivism

#41 – “Rockefeller’s Standard Oil Proved That We Needed Anti-Trust Laws”

JANUARY 23, 2015 by LAWRENCE W. REED

If Standard Oil was any kind of monopoly, it was not a coercive one, because it did not derive its high market share from special government favors.

Book Review

Sanctifying the Individual

Does the West owe its individualism to Christianity?

JANUARY 22, 2015 by ALLEN MENDENHALL

Larry Siedentop's Inventing the Individual outlines the origins of Western liberalism.

NEWS & EVENTS

FEE Announces 2015 Leonard E. Read Distinguished Alumni Award Winner

FEE is pleased to announce that Mr. Giancarlo Ibárgüen is the winner of the second annual Leonard E. Read Distinguished Alumni Award. 

FEE Seminars 2015

FEE’s seminars give students the tools they need to apply economic thinking in their daily lives. For 2015, FEE presents 12 three-day seminars throughout the country, each of which explores different topics and dimensions of the freedom philosophy.

President’s Quarterly Update—January 2015

We begin 2015 with the wind at our backs and an exciting course set for the months ahead.

Annual Retreat 2015

Join 100+ other donors and alumni in sunny southwest Florida for a weekend retreat focused on developing the next generation of principled leaders and entrepreneurs.

MORE NEWS & EVENTS

Essential Works from FEE

JANUARY 19, 2010 by F. A. HAYEK

It wasn't the workers and peasants who gave the world the total state. 

SEPTEMBER 24, 2014 by HENRY HAZLITT

The full text of Hazlitt's famed primer on economic principles: read this first! 

NOVEMBER 16, 2012 by FREDERIC BASTIAT

Frederic Bastiat's timeless defense of liberty for all. Once read and understood, nothing ever looks the same. 

OCTOBER 01, 1960 by F. A. HAYEK

There can be little doubt that man owes some of his greatest suc­cesses in the past to the fact that he has not been able to control so­cial life. 

DECEMBER 01, 2008 by LEONARD E. READ

No one knows how to make a pencil: Leonard Read's classic (Audio, HTML, and PDF) 

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