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The Property Rights Foundation of America's

Twenty-Third Annual NationalConference
on Private Property Rights
October 19, 2019
The Century House, Latham, New York

"Always Standing for Private Property Rights"

A Full Day of Speeches by Brilliant Experts and Activists

Keynote Address

"The Precautionary Principle:
U.S. International Treaties
Threaten Private Property Rights"

Lawrence A. Kogan, Esq.
Institute for Trade, Standards,
& International Development
Princeton Junction, New Jersey
New York, N.Y.

Full Conference Program

Complete Speakers' Roster & Transcriptions


April 9, 2019

Our Celebration of the
Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Property Rights Foundation of America

The Century House, Latham, New York

Twenty-Fifth Anniversay Dinner Address
"How Undermining Property Rights Has Increased Economic Inequality:
A Paradox Explained"

Roger Pilon, Ph.D., J.D.
B. Kenneth Simon Chair in Constitutional Studies
Vice President Emeritus & Founding Director Emeritus|
Robert A. Levy Center for Constitutional Studies
Cato Institute, Washington, D.C.

Full Speech

Summary of Speech, written by Roger Pilon,
as printed in the New York Property Rights Clearinghouse


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"Urban Trespassing:
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October 2013

Key Issues
Indexes Include some of the original articles where PRFA brought conservation easements, Biosphere Reserves, and Heritage Rivers to national attention and much more


Land Trusts

Biosphere Reserves
& World Heritage Sites

Heritage Rivers & Areas

Eminent Domain


Defeating Zoning & Building Codes

Errant Golf Balls Threaten Private Property Rights - John Marwell
Oct. 2014

Wizard of Oz Exposed -
Michael Diederich
Oct. 2014

International Property Rights

The Dangers of Internationalists Designing Land Use Controls
-Lawrence A. Kogan-
October 2014


Willets Point's Battle Against New York City's
Eminent Domain & Urban Redevelopment

How the City violates the rights of business owners and the many years of struggle
led by Willets Point United to defend their property rights and save their
unique industrial community
Latest: "Victory in Appellate Court against the City of New York, But Battles Loom"

Property Rights Foundation of America Presents Freedom Award to New York State Senator Tony Avella May 2016



The Environmental Rights Constitutional Amendment
A Clandestine Threat to Private Property Rights
By Carol W. LaGrasse, March 2017

The Posterity Amentment: Twenty Years
The Campaign to Nullify Private Property Rights
by Carol W. LaGrasse



The Campaign for Justice in the Adirondacks

Preservation vs. the Future of the North Country - Latest:

DEC's Real Priority:
Restoration of Wolves & Cougars
Fall 2015

Stopping Government Land Acquisition — Defending the Local Culture & Economy
The Radical, Dictatorial Adirondack Park Agency (APA)

Save the Historic Cody Place

The welcoming porch of the historic Cody Place in West Stony Creek, N.Y., threatened with eradication after
December 31, 2014

Photo Story of the Cody Place


The Real Wolf

Setting the Record Straight on Wolves
Book Review
by Carol W. LaGrasse

The Real Wolf: The Science, Politics, and Economics of
Co-Existing with Wolves in Modern Times

By Ted B. Lyon and Will N. Graves



Environmental Rights Constitutional Amendment
Sept. 2018

Massive Police Raid on Small Petroleum Producer
July 17, 2014

"A Plan to Replace the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency with a Committee of the Fifty State Agencies"
October 2014

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Fighting Leviathan
for Fun & Profit
James Bovard
Oct. 2015

Testimony in Support of Pennsylvania Shallow Conventional Oil & Gas Producers
February 2014




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