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The Collapse of America's Health Care Industry

Mark Thornton explains why Obamacare is simply one more step along the road to health care serfdom. Thornton is a...

Mises U 2012

Hayek and Friedman: Head to Head

This lecture by Roger Garrison was presented at the 2012 Mises University in Auburn, Alabama.

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Films on Liberty and the State

A list of some films of particular interest to Austrians and libertarians.

Jelly beans
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Diversity in Goals Brings Diversity in Value

Every person has different goals for himself, which means everyone will value differently the means to attain those...

Battle of Ypres
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Stalemate, Crisis, and the Triumph of the Modern State

One hundred years ago, the combatants of World War One fought themselves to a standstill. The warring regimes than used...


From Aristocracy to Monarchy to Democracy

In this tour de force essay, Hans-Hermann Hoppe turns the standard account of historical governmental progress on its...

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Obamacare’s Jonathan Gruber and the Superhero Oath

Economists can use their knowledge for both good and evil, and for those in government, such knowledge is often used to...

Secrets About Money That Put You At Risk by Michael J. McKay

Secrets About Money That Put You at Risk

The Basic Things About Money and Wealth You Must Know And Probably Do Not Why is Money… (a) the thing that most...

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Our Enemy The Fed

Glenn Jacobs explains why understanding the Federal Reserve System is one of the most important tasks facing Americans.