Carl S. Milsted, Jr. PhD
Physicist by day, dabbler in matters political in spare time. For about a quarter of a century, a Libertarian loudmouth, and eventually major activist including:
The last activities/positions above were attempts to make the Libertarian Party more realistic. Success was partial and transient. Since then, Dr. Milsted has left the party and become more nuanced in his views, taking into account concerns about poverty, the environment and national security. He now has several websites addressing these concerns in a liberty-compatible fashion, including:
Dr. Milsted is a book pusher. He likes to encourage people to read, and enjoys getting paid for what he does.
And so, you will find many book (and movie) reccomendations with links to Amazon.com that are affiliate links. If such acts of capitalism offend you, you can easily find the reccomended products using a search engine, and thus avoid the affiliate links.
Or to put it in the legal boilerplate that Amazon demands of its affiliates:
Carl Milsted is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.