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Murray Rothbard on War and "Isolationism"

Blog7 hours ago

"The true principle of isolationism is that the government should be isolated and people who trade, interchange, and engage in voluntary travel, migration, and so forth should be allowed to peacefully do so."

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Why Rothbard Endures

Blog10 hours ago

Instead of succumbing to the zeitgeist, Rothbard moved it.

Stagflation Cometh

Blog10 hours ago

As the money supply has skyrocketed, money has flooded into stocks, bonds, single-family housing, and crypto. But this doesn't translate into general prosperity for the countless unemployed and underemployed who face rising prices. 

Even without "Qualified Immunity," It Won't Be Easy to Prove When Police Are Abusive


When police ineptly scanned a car's license plate and wrongly decided the car was stolen, they proceeded to force a group of children to the ground at gunpoint. Will this qualify as a rights violation if "qualified immunity" is absent? The courts will decide. 

The Great Reset, Part V: Woke Ideology


How would a reset of the mass mind come to pass that would allow for the many elements of the Great Reset to be put into place—without mass rebellion, that is? This is the function of ideology.

The Purpose of Political Demigods like Lincoln and the "Founding Fathers"


How do we convince people to submit themselves to the regime or to even die for it? Convince them that the regime was founded and sustained by a breed of superhuman "statesmen" like Wilson, Lincoln, and the "Founding Fathers."

Bitcoin, Gold, and the Rush to National Digital Currencies


A money which can be held in only one form, whether digital coin (as in the case of bitcoin), or banknote, or sight deposit, or metallic coin, for example, is crippled. Yet, exclusive digital form has become a huge selling point for the promotors of bitcoin.

Dr. Philipp Bagus on the Political Economy of Mass Hysteria

02/26/2021Mises Media

Echoing Hoppe and public choice theory, Professor Philipp Bagus explains how politicians enjoy asymmetric rewards for exaggerating risks and creating fear. The result is gross policy errors we will all pay for over many decades. Don't miss this show!

Minimum Wage, Maximum Discrimination


Eugenicist Progressives introduced the minimum wage, because it was well suited to perform the Progressives’ dirty work of discriminating against (what they considered) the least productive by making them unemployable.



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