Libertarians for Welfare

As ReasonĀ reports, various libertarians continue to support the welfare state. Matt Zwolinsky supports the federal government giving people cash with absolutely no strings attached, meaning they could (for example) spend the entire wad on booze, at taxpayers’ expense. But what of people’s rights to control their wealth and live their lives as they see fit? There are no such rights, according to such libertarians. For more on this topic, see the following articles: