Lysander Spooner

Lysander Spooner (January 19, 1808 – May 14, 1887) was an American individualist anarchist, political philosopher, Deist, Unitarian abolitionist, supporter of the labor movement, legal theorist, and entrepreneur of the nineteenth century. He is also known for competing with the U.S. Post Office with his American Letter Mail Company, which was forced out of business by … Read more »

No Treason #2 (1867)

NO TREASON. No. II. _____________ The Constitution. _____________ BY LYSANDER SPOONER _____________ BOSTON: PUBLISHED BY THE AUTHOR, No. 14 Bromfield Street. 1867. ___________________________________________________ Entered according to Act of congress, in the year 1867, By LYSANDER SPOONER, in the Clerk’s office of the District Court of the United States, for the District of Massachusetts. ___________________________________________________ NO … Read more »

No Treason #1 (1867)

NO TREASON. _____________ No. 1. _____________ BY LYSANDER SPOONER _____________ BOSTON: PUBLISHED BY THE AUTHOR, No. 14 Bromfield Street. 1867. ______________________________________________ Entered according to Act of congress, in the year 1867, By LYSANDER SPOONER, in the Clerk’s office of the District Court of the United States, for the District of Massachusetts. ______________________________________________ INTRODUCTORY. _____________ The … Read more »

Declaration of Sentiments Adopted by the PEACE CONVENTION

Declaration of Sentiments Adopted by the PEACE CONVENTION  HELD IN BOSTON, SEPTEMBER 18, 19, & 20, 1838 (William Lloyd Garrison) Assembled in Convention, from various sections of the American Union, for the promotion of peace on earth, and good will among men, we, the undersigned, regard it as due to ourselves, to the cause which … Read more »