Bob gives a pragmatic case for pacifism, appealing to Christians who would like to take the Sermon on the Mount literally but are worried it would spell disaster.
Mentioned in the Episode and Other Links of Interest:
- Bob Murphy Show ep. 19 on Rothbardian institutions becoming nonviolent.
- One of Gene Sharp’s books on strategic nonviolence for effecting political change. #CommissionsEarned (As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.)
- Bob’s Libertarian Papers journal article on private law and military defense.
- The trailer for the movie Hacksaw Ridge (depicting the real-life story of Desmond Doss who was a pacifist medic in WW2).
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