My Statue of Liberty article is featured today at The Freeman

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Lady Liberty: An Unauthorized Biography

The Story of America’s Most Famous Statue Is More Than a Little Libertarian

AUGUST 20, 2013 by B.K. MARCUS

We hear that the Statue of Liberty was the gift of “the French people” to “the American people.” Grammar-school civics aside, though, individuals from all walks of life wound up funding the statue voluntarily, without State funding or coercion.