Burton Samuel Blumert, one of liberty’s great benefactors, died at age 80 on the morning of March 30, 2009, after a long battle with cancer. He would deny it, but his name deserves to go down in history as a person who served as a champion of freedom during his long life.
He was founder and manager of Camino Coins and president of the Center for Libertarian Studies; He served faithfully as chairman of the Mises Institute, succeeding Margit von Mises in that post. He was a dear friend of Murray Rothbard’s. Indeed, in the darkest days, he made the difference. FULL ARTICLE