The New Abolitionism: On Separating School and State (MP3 download)
By C. Bradley Thompson
This talk denounces state-run education as destructive and incompatible with a free society. Dr. Thompson discusses the coercive and politicized nature of government schooling, relating disturbing anecdotes. He makes an impassioned call for the complete separation of school and state. Seeking to rally audiences opposed to state-run schools, he outlinesa plan for moving toward a free market in education.
This talk was recorded at the 2012 Objectivist Summer Conference in San Diego, CA.