Sep 1, 2017
Show 1917 The Real George Orwell. The Tom Woods Show, also Where Do Rights Come From?
Segment 1- George Orwell has been a mystery to a great many readers. What did he truly believe? Was he a thoroughgoing socialist yet anti-totalitarian? David Ramsay Steele, author of a new book on Orwell, joins me to get to the bottom of it.
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Segment 2- Where Do Rights Come From?
In this episode I review the history of rights theories in the West from the Middle Ages through the 20th century. Expect to hear about the medieval canonists, the late scholastics, John Locke, Murray Rothbard, and Hans Hoppe, among others.
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