Free Thoughts Podcast on economic liberty and the Constitution

January 05, 2015 | By TIMOTHY SANDEFUR

In the latest Free Thoughts Podcast at, I talk with Trevor Burrus and Aaron Ross Powell about the right to earn a living. … ...


PLF's Timothy Sandefur joins Diana Hsieh on "Philosophy in Action" on Wednesday

September 30, 2013 | By TIMOTHY SANDEFUR

I’ll be on Diana Hsieh‘s online radio show and podcast “Philosophy in Action” on Wednesday at 6pm Pacific Time to discuss the right to earn a living, occupational licensing, and other matters of constitutional and philosophical import. You can listen live here, or download the podcast here. … ...


To catch an entrepreneur

September 16, 2013 | By JONATHAN WOOD

Our friends at ReasonTV have released this video reporting on California’s absurd strategy to enforce restrictions on the right to earn a living. Apparent fans of news/reality television, the California Contractors State License Board set up stings to catch would-be painters or landscapers who threaten our society by offering to rub a brush o ...


PLF's Economic Liberty Project testimony before the U.S. Civil Rights Commission

February 14, 2013 | By TIMOTHY SANDEFUR

Last week, I testified before the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights about government barriers to entrepreneurship and the consequences for civil rights. I told the Commission that economic freedom is the great neglected civil right in this country, and that arbitrary restrictions on entrepreneurship, particularly occupational licensing laws and Certi ...


What are Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum supporters reading?

January 27, 2012 | By TIMOTHY SANDEFUR

Apparently, they’re fans of The Right to Earn A Living. … ...


The Right to Earn A Living in Sacramento tomorrow evening

January 25, 2012 | By TIMOTHY SANDEFUR

I’ll be speaking to the Students for Liberty Sacramento chapter tomorrow at 7:30 pm at the Tower Bridge Bistro in Sacramento. I’ll speak about the right to economic freedom, including PLF’s latest economic liberty lawsuit. All are welcome, but please RSVP by calling (916) 515-6267 or learn more by clicking here. … ...


Freedom Daily’s George Leef reviews The Right to Earn A Living

January 11, 2012 | By TIMOTHY SANDEFUR

George Leef of the Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, reviews The Right to Earn A Living over at Freedom Daily. (The review ran in September, but I only just learned of it.) … ...