Phillip W. Magness

U.S. Economic & Political History

Once more unto the breach

| November 4, 2018

An unusual event happened last week at Middle Tennessee State University, the alma mater of economist James M. Buchanan. Attempting to capitalize on that connection, the MTSU philosophy and religious studies department invited Duke University historian Nancy MacLean to deliver an attack on Buchanan based upon her book¬†Democracy in Chains.¬†MacLean gave her standard speech on […]