Lucio Saverio Eastman

musings on free markets, education, travel, the arts, technology, and the individual

Author, Director, and Co-Founder of Brownstone Institute. Designer, developer, social media manager, and musician. Providing creative, technological, visual, and social media direction and support, as well as contracting in the financial, publishing, education, music and entertainment, IT, and non-profit industries.


Who funds Brownstone Institute? You do.

Who Funds Brownstone Institute?: Uncover & Support The Truth Today!

I’d like to invite all grass-roots, liberty minded, freedom loving people to read an article from Brownstone Institute today.

Great Barrington Declaration: My Role in the Fight Against Mandates and Lockdowns

From AIER to the Great Barrington Declaration to Brownstone Institute: What was my role in the fight against mandates, lockdowns and government overreach?

Parochial and Pathological Altruism

The policies, reactions, lockdowns, social distancing, mask mandates, and unmitigated disaster inflicted on human progress and flourishing is staggering. It’s easy to recognize how this altruistic notion of protecting others has crossed the fine line into pathology. It may have even gone a step further into parochial or pathological altruism.
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Norway, Here We Come

The message from the official Norwegian travel site is: “You can travel to Norway without having to worry about anything more than having a good time!” This sounds reasonable and welcoming. 
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On the “Tyranny of Freedom

Lucio Eastman, now the co-founder and creative/technical director of Brownstone Institute, and author of a provocative article titled ‘On the “Tyranny of Freedom”‘. Ethan Yang dives into the details of the piece: “What exactly is a tyranny of freedom?” “Where does Moby Dick fit into all this?” and more.
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On the “Tyranny of Freedom”

It is within this obsessive search for monsters that the altruist shadows into pathology and becomes addicted to their neurosis. The so-called tyranny of freedom.
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Fifteen Signs You’re in an Abusive Relationship with the Government

You’re in an abusive relationship…with the government. The use of fear and enforcement tactics to shut down dialogue and debate have never led to positive outcomes in any personal, societal, or global interactions.
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Max Eastman: The Gangster of the Pen

Max Forrester Eastman recognized the ways in which the socialist system is organized and how the concepts of fate, destiny, magical thinking, and ultimately tyranny play their parts in moving the plan forward

Lucio Saverio Eastman’s Links

  • Brownstone Institute: research and publishing, essays, articles, reports, media, books, conferences and retreats. Its vision is of a society that places the highest value on the voluntary interaction of individuals and groups while minimizing the use of violence and force even including that which is exercised by public authority.
  • Great Barrington Declaration: infectious disease epidemiologists and public health scientists stating concerns about the damaging physical and mental health impacts of prevailing COVID-19 policies.
  • Shyfrog Media: web design, site hosting, consulting, social media, eCommerce, branding, analytics, and SEO for entertainment industry, independents, free-market, free-trade, and dissident individuals.
  • Max Eastman: an American writer on literature, philosophy and society, a poet and a prominent political activist. A witness to the Great Purge and the Soviet Union’s totalitarianism, he became highly critical first of Stalinism and then of communism and socialism in general.
  • About Lucio