Lew Rockwell


Lew Rockwell: US Fascism behind Websites Purge

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute August 31, 2017   Lew Rockwell: US Fascism behind Websites Purge     In a new interview with host Tom Woods at the Tom Woods Show, libertarian communicator Lew Rockwell provided a fascinating critique of private technology companies such as PayPal and the Google subsidiary YouTube recently ending their provision […]

Lew Rockwell: US Fascism behind Websites Purge

The Unique Evil of the Left

The Unique Evil of the Left

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com August 31, 2017 The Unique Evil of the Left     Is it too much to say that since the French Revolution, the left has been the source of virtually all political evils, and continues to be so in our day? There can be no doubt that great cruelty […]


Anti-Trump Hysteria

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com December 13, 2016 Anti-Trump Hysteria   Amid all the hysteria surrounding Donald Trump, clear and sober analyses of who he is and what to expect have been few and far between. I’ve already seen numerous progressives warning that Trump intends to eviscerate entitlements. It’s as if facts never enter […]

The Unique Evil of the Left

Jesse Ventura and Lew Rockwell Discuss Ending the War on Marijuana

Jesse Ventura and Lew Rockwell Discuss Ending the War on Marijuana

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute October 4, 2016   Jesse Ventura and Lew Rockwell Discuss Ending the War on Marijuana     Lew Rockwell’s new Lew Rockwell Show interview with author Jesse Ventura provides interesting criticism of the war on marijuana in America and thoughts on the prospect of a future without that war. […]


The Unique Evil of the Left

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com July 5, 2016   Is it too much to say that since the French Revolution, the left has been the source of virtually all political evils, and continues to be so in our day? There can be no doubt that great cruelty and violence can be and have been […]

The Unique Evil of the Left

The Unique Evil of the Left

Keynes Must Die

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com May 23, 2016   Keynes Must Die       In 2012, Barack Obama warned that the United States would fall into a depression if Ron Paul’s plan to cut $1 trillion from the federal budget were enacted. Wait, I beg your pardon. It wasn’t Obama who warned that budget […]


Celebrate the Decline

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com April 26, 2016   Celebrate the Decline   At the beginning of the year, I outlined three trends we should cheer. And now, just three months later, one of them is proceeding so rapidly that the bad guys are in an outright panic. Thus: a recent column in Commentary, […]

The Unique Evil of the Left

The Unique Evil of the Left

Murray Rothbard Soars, Bill Buckley Evaporates

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com March 29, 2016   Murray Rothbard Soars, Bill Buckley Evaporates   Fifty years ago this year, Murray N. Rothbard offered his thoughts on National Review, the flagship magazine of American conservatism, which had commemorated its tenth anniversary in late 1965. He went on to tell the full story in […]


The Truth About Politics

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com February 1, 2016 The Truth About Politics   The very first votes of the 2016 presidential election season will be cast tonight in the Iowa caucuses. This is supposed to fill us with happy thoughts about self-government, civic virtue, rational deliberation, and about politics as the way the people’s will […]

Lew Rockwell

The Unique Evil of the Left

Open Borders: A Libertarian Reappraisal

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com November 11, 2015 Open Borders: A Libertarian Reappraisal   This talk was delivered at the Mises Circle in Phoenix, AZ, on November 7, 2015. Whether we’re talking about illegal immigration from Mexico and Central America, or birthright citizenship, or the migrants coming from the Middle East and Africa, the […]


The Menace of Egalitarianism

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com October 5, 2015 The Menace of Egalitarianism   This talk was delivered at the Ft. Worth Mises Circle, “Against PC,” on October 3, 2015. A sharp Martian visiting Earth would make two observations about the United States–one true, the other only superficially so. On the basis of its ceaseless […]

The Unique Evil of the Left

Ron Paul, Champion of God’s Peace

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com August 3, 2015   Ron Paul, Champion of God’s Peace   Ronald Reagan used to be called the Teflon president, on the grounds that no matter what gaffe or scandal engulfed him, it never stuck: he didn’t suffer in the polls. If Reagan was the Teflon president, the military […]

The Unique Evil of the Left

Time for a Cleansing

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com July 18, 2015   Time for a Cleansing     The NAACP is demanding that the giant carving at Stone Mountain, GA, of Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee, and Stonewall Jackson be sandblasted into oblivion. Off with the pagan carvings of slaveholders at Mr. Rushmore, too. In this same […]


The Pope Should Listen to Tom Woods

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell Jr. Mises. org June 25, 2015   The Pope Should Listen to Tom Woods   The release of the encyclical Laudato Si by Pope Francis last week had the predictable result of winning the Pontiff plaudits and huzzahs in the world’s press, and another round of bewildered head-shaking among observant Catholics. […]