Max Borders is editor of The Freeman magazine and director of content for The Foundation for Economic Education (FEE). He is also author of Superwealth: Why we should stop worrying about the gap between rich and poor. A writer and innovator with a decade of experience in the non-profit world, Max works daily towards a condition of peace, freedom and abundance for all people.
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A reader offers an interesting and challenging question
OCTOBER 17, 2014 by MAX BORDERS
Is "panarchy" just a form of market anarchy? A sharp Freeman reader wants to know.
OCTOBER 10, 2014 by MAX BORDERS
A one-size-fits-all approach to education is the last thing needed when what you're attempting to educate are millions of unique individuals.
What is libertarianism all about?
OCTOBER 08, 2014 by MAX BORDERS
There may be no better way to sum up a worldview than Leonard Read did with the title of his 1964 book. The idea is simple: "Let anyone do anything he pleases," Read said, "so long as it is peaceful."
As humanity decentralizes, our moral norms will change, too
SEPTEMBER 03, 2014 by MAX BORDERS
If politics is on the verge of becoming obsolete, humanity may soon adopt a new set of moral and cultural norms.
Our current social operating system might soon be obsolete
SEPTEMBER 02, 2014 by MAX BORDERS
If complexity theory is right, humanity might be on the cusp of a massive shift--one that doesn't include politics as we know it.
3 quick thoughts on the MSM, Libertarians, and Ferguson
AUGUST 15, 2014 by MAX BORDERS
The mainstream media are woefully behind on police militarization and police abuse. And yet they're attempting to gallop to the front of an army of libertarians and citizen activists who have been working this beat for years.
Progressive urban policies hurt the poor, pamper the rich, and drive off the middle class
AUGUST 13, 2014 by MAX BORDERS
The middle class hasn't disappeared; it's just been squeezed out of city after city by policies that please the aesthetic sensibilities of the wealthy.
Why were the East Germans more likely to cheat?
JULY 24, 2014 by MAX BORDERS
A recent study concludes that former East German communists are more likely to cheat in simulation games. Why? Jane Jacobs's work may offer some clues.
JULY 18, 2014 by MAX BORDERS
Healthcare is important, but we cannot pretend that it is a right.