Leonard Read’s 1978 seminar for his Australian friends

Ron’s audio recording:

Transcript:
[Ron’s intro, louder than Read’s speech:] I’m in Hong Kong on Thursday, September 7th. It’s Leonard Read accepting an invitation to speak to a group of Australian delegates to the Mont Pelerin Conference. And he’s going to talk mainly about the methods of introducing free enterprise / limited government concepts. Continue reading Leonard Read’s 1978 seminar for his Australian friends

Murray Rothbard speech on libertarianism in 1978 USA

Rothbard’s speech at the 1st International Libertarian Conference in Hong Kong, September 7, 1978. Recorded by Ron Manners.

I’m going to keep it under ten minutes. It’s going to be difficult, because the prospects for libertarianism keep getting better and better every year. And so, I keep adding more and more stuff in my speech on it. Continue reading Murray Rothbard speech on libertarianism in 1978 USA

Viv Forbes on Libertarian Strategy

Viv Forbes, “The Libertarian Movement in Australia,” a five minute address to a special meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society in Hong Kong, September 7, 1978. Republished in Ron Manners’ Heroic Misadventures (West Perth, Australia: Mannwest Group, 2009), pp. 153-54.

AUDIO FILE FROM RON’S CASSETTE RECORDING, digitised on October 15, 2015:

In the short time available I’d like to emphasise just one message for libertarian politicians: THERE IS NO EASY WAY. Continue reading Viv Forbes on Libertarian Strategy