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Nelson Hultberg

Nelson Hultberg

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010

Biography

Nelson Hultberg is a freelance writer in Dallas, Texas and the Executive Director of Americans for a Free Republic www .afr.org. His articles have appeared in such publications as The Dallas Morning News, Insight, The Freeman, Liberty, and The Social Critic, as well as numerous Internet sites. He is the author of Why We Must Abolish The Income Tax And The IRS (1997) and Breaking the Demopublican Monopoly(2004). He is presently finishing a book on political-economic philosophy entitled The Golden Mean: The Case for Libertarian Politics and Conservative Values.

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    Published 26 August 2007 | viewed 3,286 times

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    Published 07 February 2006 | viewed 5,055 times

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  • Controlling Gold Over Time

    Published 20 December 2005 | viewed 5,330 times

    "How much gold and silver is enough," inquired one of my readers the other day? "How much do we need to protect ourselves?" My reply…

  • Last of the Intrepid Americans

    Published 10 October 2005 | viewed 4,390 times

    Tom Brokaw's mega best seller, The Greatest Generation, struck a powerful chord throughout our nation. The reason why is because we as Americans today sense…

  • Monetary Elephants in the Living Room

    Published 05 October 2005 | viewed 6,607 times

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  • Musings on Fekete and Rothbard

    Published 27 September 2005 | viewed 4,780 times

    We live in a watershed era of history today. The ideological tides that govern the acts of men are sweeping America toward titanic events that…

  • Is Fractional-Reserve Banking Fraudulent?

    Published 19 September 2005 | viewed 4,783 times

    "Where you and Professor Fekete are making your mistake is that you are condoning fraud with your toleration of fractional-reserve banking in the discounting of…

  • The Money Fallacies of Rothbard

    Published 15 September 2005 | viewed 4,575 times

    Because the followers of the late scholar, Murray Rothbard, at the Mises Institute espouse a 100% gold money system, they naturally are in vehement opposition…

  • Real Bills vs. Rothbard's 100% Gold System

    Published 06 September 2005 | viewed 8,639 times

    In two recent articles, Fool's Gold and Real Bills, Phony Wealth, Sean Corrigan and Robert Blumen of the Mises Institute have put forth attempted rebuttals…

  • The Political Spectrum Con

    Published 07 August 2005 | viewed 8,333 times

    Political economy is all of one piece and cannot be separated into specific sectors of politics and economics as modern intellectuals are trying to do.…

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    Published 25 July 2005 | viewed 4,198 times

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    Published 11 July 2005 | viewed 4,480 times

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    Published 22 March 2005 | viewed 6,587 times

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