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How the West Invented Individualism

Mises DailyMarch 31, 2015
Throughout most of history, “citizens belonged to the city, body and soul,” writes Larry Siedentop in his new book Inventing the Individual . Even today, the Western idea of the free individual remains largely confined to the West...

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Why Is the Fed Punishing My Parents?

Mises DailyMarch 30, 2015
Thanks to the central bank, those who worked hard and "played by the rules" all their lives now face an uncertain future as inflation chips away at their savings and threatens their financial stability.

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