This speech was given at The Future of Freedom Foundation’s June 2007 conference, “Restoring the Republic: Foreign Policy & Civil Liberties” held in Reston, Virginia.
Ralph Raico is originally from New York City. He received his B.A. from the City College of New York and his Ph. D. from the University of Chicago. He attended the Ludwig von Mises’s Seminar at NYU and translated Mises’s Liberalism. He is the Editor of the New Individualist Review and a Senior Editor of Inquiry Magazine.
He is the author of numerous essays and articles, for scholarly and popular publications. He is a lecturer for the Mises Institute, IHS, the Cato Institute, and other organizations in the United States, Europe, and Canada. He is a Senior Scholar for the Ludwig von Mises Institute and the author of Die Partei der Freiheit (on German liberalism), published in Stuttgart, 1999.
Mr. Raico reserved the Excellence in Research Award from the State University of New York. He also received the Schlarbaum, Lifetime Achievement in Liberty Award from the Mises Institute. In addition, he is a member of the Mont Pelerin Society.