Sheldon Richman

Sheldon Richman is the former editor of The Freeman and a contributor to The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics. He is the author of Separating School and State: How to Liberate America's Families and thousands of articles.

Recent blog posts by this author

Is Freedom a Radical Idea?

The answer to the question “Is freedom a radical idea” is:  no and yes. Let me explain. Starting with the “no”:  Most children grow up learning the libertarian, or nonaggression, ethic. Parents say: “Don’t hit, don’t take other kids’...