Author Archives: Jacob Shwartz-Lucas

Four Horsemen – Q&A

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Spread the loveFour Horsemen Director Ross Ashcroft answers questions arising from the Four Horseman film.

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Henry George -The Movie

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Spread the love How did an uneducated printer’s apprentice from Philadelphia become one of the most influential men in America, then all but disappear from history less then a hundred years later? This is the story of Henry George andRead the Rest »

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Earth Share

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Spread the loveIf you write a book, it belongs to you. That’s fair right? Air, water, oil, land, just exist though. No one created them. Natural assets have no natural owners. Why then do we tax someone for writing aRead the Rest »

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The Key to Protecting Wildlife

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Spread the loveThe Key to Protecting Wildlife by jacobshwartzlucas on GoAnimateVideo Maker – Powered by GoAnimate.

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I agree with Churchill: let's get stuck into the real shirkers

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Spread the love Here is a great article published in the guardian on Monday. It mentions the killing the Sultan of Brunei is getting on real estate in London. ‘Last year the Independent revealed that the Sultan of Brunei paysRead the Rest »

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Four Horseman Film Released Today

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Spread the love Above is the trailer for the Four Horseman film which was released online only moments ago. Though I have not seen the film myself yet, it features many respected thinkers in economics, sociology, etc. One of theRead the Rest »

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Geoism Without Government?

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Spread the love Is Geoism without government possible? Fred Foldvary seems to think so. In his presentation at Libertopia he states that private communities can function like condominiums wherein people pay a fee or a rent for taking up spaceRead the Rest »

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Tedx Berlin: Should you be paid to be a citizen?

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Spread the loveAt Tedx Berlin late last year Johnny West exclaimed “Give It Back!”. He was referring to natural resource rents, the value of natural resources. West claims that citizens should be paid for the extraction of their natural resources.Read the Rest »

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The Only Economic Reform Worth Talking About

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Spread the loveMany thanks to Edward Miller for allowing me to repost his article which can also be found at Embrace Unity.–Jacob Shwartz-Lucas The world is a complex place, or so we are told here in the USA. The punditsRead the Rest »

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The Silver Bullet: Ending Poverty Worldwide

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Spread the loveAs I engage people on the topic of poverty in the US, I am often asked about extreme poverty in Africa. I explain how there are poverty alleviating policies that universally apply in rich and poor countries alike.Read the Rest »

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