Dan Carlin — What All of History Has in Common
Does history repeat itself? Dan Carlin, the “political Martian,” says history can’t teach us what to do next, but it can teach us who we are. Full interview here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wHa-RajyzIY
A Conflict of Visions by Thomas Sowell (book): For more on the debate about whether there is a “human nature” and how this impacts history, check out this book by Thomas Sowell. https://www.amazon.com/Conflict-Visions-Ideological-Political-Struggles/dp/0465002056
Mises and Fisher on Theory and History (article): Does history repeat itself? See what Anthony Fisher and Ludwig von Mises thought. https://fee.org/articles/mises-and-fisher-on-theory-and-history/
Capitalism and Human Nature (article): In an attempt to understand what makes capitalism tend to work better than communism, Will Wilkinson turns to evolutionary psychology. https://www.libertarianism.org/publications/essays/capitalism-human-nature
For a full transcript please visit: http://www.learnliberty.org/videos/dan-carlin-what-…ry-has-in-common/
Your resource for exploring the ideas of a free society. We tackle big questions about what makes a society free or prosperous and how we can improve the world we live in. Watch more at http://www.learnliberty.org/.