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David T. Beito
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David T. Beito is Research Fellow at The Independent Institute and Professor of History at the University of Alabama. He received his Ph.D. in history at the University of Wisconsin, and he is the recipient of the Ellis Hawley Prize. Professor Beito is the author of Taxpayers in Revolt: Tax Resistance during the Great Depression, From Mutual Aid to the Welfare State: Fraternal Societies and Social Services, 1890-1967, and Black Maverick: T.R.M. Howard's Fight for Civil Rights and Economic Power (with Linda Royster Beito).

An urban and social historian, Professor Beito has published in the Journal of Southern History, Journal of Policy History, Journal of Interdisciplinary History, Journal of Urban History, The Independent Review, Nevada Historical Society Quarterly, Journal of Firearms and Public Policy, and other scholarly journals. And, his popular articles have appeared in the Atlanta-Journal Constitution, Perspectives, History News Network, National Review, Reason, and elsewhere.

The Voluntary City 2002
David Beito on the 1930s Tax Revolt April 18, 2011

Independent Review Articles
Selling Laissez-faire Antiracism to the Black Masses: Rose Wilder Lane and the Pittsburgh Courier Fall 2010
Punishment and Inequality in America Summer 2008
Isabel Paterson, Rose Wilder Lane, and Zora Neale Hurston on War, Race, the State, and Liberty Spring 2008
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Talk Radio Rides to the Rescue May 7, 2011
The Forgotten Tax Revolt of the 1930s April 15, 2011
How Teddy Roosevelt Fathered the “Bush Doctrine” December 9, 2004
Poor Before Welfare May 6, 1996
Beacon Blog Posts
Happy Birthday, Walter Grinder! October 13, 2013
Film for Compulsory Sterilization from the 1930s (Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.'s Reference) March 23, 2012
Last Chance to Sign Open Letter to Obama (prominent libertarians, academics, former government officials, liberals, conservatives, etc., already on list) June 28, 2011
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