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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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What A Divided Berlin Still Teaches Us Today

Berlin provides us with an example that comes as close to that of a controlled social experiment as one could probably...

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Rothbard on Self-Defense and War

Libertarians — and Murray Rothbard in particular — are not pacifists, but reject the killing of innocents...

Jeff Deist
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Antipathy for the State Is Not Enough

In this interview, Jeff Deist discusses taxes, his time working for Ron Paul, members of Congress, and how the Austrian...


Films on Liberty and the State

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

Swiss Map
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A Golden Opportunity for Switzerland

The Swiss are set to vote on a new initiative requiring the central bank to keep at least 20 percent of its assets in...

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...

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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.