From Guernica, Anthony Kammer on why the return of libertarianism shouldn’t shock you. From Liberty, Bruce Ramsey on Garet Garrett, a great libertarian. Theocratic libertarianism: Quotes from Gary North, Ludwig von Mises Institute scholar. Peter Thiel made a fortune investing in the right ventures at the right time — so why is he investing millions in Ron Paul's doomed presidential campaign? From The New Yorker, Nicholas Lemann on Ron Paul’s hostility to government; and Kelefa Sanneh on Ron Paul’s unique brand of libertarianism. From Swans, Manuel Garcia on why voting for Ron Paul is stupid for Leftists. Bill Weinberg on left-libertarians, the last of an ancient breed. Is libertarianism fundamentally about competition or about property? David Friedman offers a libertarian thought experiment in which the concept of law is determined by the marketplace. George Monbiot on why libertarians must deny climate change: As soon as it encounters environmental issues, the ideology of the new right becomes ensnared in its own contradictions; and how rightwing libertarians have turned “freedom” into an excuse for greed and exploitation. Yasha Levine on great moments in libertarian history: The ancient Sumerian word for “libertarian” was “deadbeat”, “freeloader”.