Libertarian News’ purpose is to highlight the violence and hypocrisy of coercively funded government and to present logical arguments against it. The basis of these arguments stems from the extensive work of Murray Rothbard and Ludwig von Mises, as well as many other philosophers, economists and historians that favor voluntarism and the principles of limited state power.
The site’s main contributor, editor and owner is Michael Suede. Michael Suede is an Austrian economist, author and software developer who holds a business degree from the University of Wisconsin. Michael is also one of the few economists who is well versed in the economics of crypto-currencies. Michael is a veteran of the US Navy and an advocate of voluntarism and limited government. Michael’s articles have appeared on Zero Hedge, Infowars, Bitcoinwatch and other news and economics publications.