The Reading Room
Property and Justice: An OLL Book Discussion
I recently had the chance to sit down with Jacob Levy and Aeon Skoble to talk about Billy Christmas's new book Property and Justice: A Liberal Theory of Natural Rights. Its carefully drawn argument about the connections among property rights, justice, and natural rights make for complex reading, but Property and Justice is a book that comes alive in the discussion.
Central to its concerns are questions of how we, as humans, can protect ourselves from being encroached upon, but do so in such a way that we can live socially and pleasantly with others. In other words, how and what kinds of stiles can we build in the fences we create around the rights that protect us?
Watch on YouTube