Alex Peak


Live-blogging: Radicals for Capitalism

15 December 2007 – 7 March 2008 — The libertarian movement has a rich history.  Thanks to the work of various movement leaders—including Ludwig von Mises, Friedrich A. Hayek, Ayn Rand, Murray Rothbard, and Milton Friedman—this movement that was born out of the classical liberalism of the likes of Locke, Jefferson, and Thoreau continues to thrive today.

Live-blogging: Hamilton’s Curse

12 March 2009 – Present — Jefferson supported smaller government, Hamilton bigger.  Unfortunately, although we still honour Jefferson, Hamilton’s views reign the day.  Moreover, Hamiltonianism is a betrayal of the American revolution.

Live-blogging: The Elements of Style

6 July 2009 – Present — William Strunk Jr. and E. W. White impart their wisdom on writing style in the English language.