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Who's to Blame for Normalizing One-Man Rule?

Blog1 hour ago

Unfortunately, the corporate press and public health officials have determined that unilateral rule by executive decree, unimpeded by any conception of individual freedom, is necessary to respond to the coronavirus.

Amtrak in LA

Biden's Amtrak Infrastructure Scam

Blog6 hours ago

Profit-seeking entrepreneurs move factors of production to their highest and most economical uses. Amtrak, on the other hand, is diverting useful factors of production from higher use values to lower-valued uses. To put it another way, Amtrak is destroying wealth.

The Problem with "Just Do What the Cops Say and You Won't Get Hurt"


Apologists for police abuse often claim that if a citizen complies with police orders and does what he's told, then he won't get hurt. The evidence says otherwise. 

The Biggest Threat to US Hegemony: China, Russia, or Debt?


China and Russia are trying to build a Eurasion bloc that can break free of any American spheres of influence. The American regime obviously opposes this, but money printing and debt limits the American options.

Is God a Capitalist?


In his book God Is a Capitalist: Markets from Moses to Marx, McKinney “shows how Biblical economic principles answer the most vexing problems the world faces today, such as poverty, inequality and pollution.” 

Rothbard's Anatomy of the State

04/16/2021Mises Media

Anatomy of the State is a book that everyone, from anarchist to statist, needs to read and consider.

The Political Economy of Fear

04/16/2021Mises Daily Articles

By keeping the population in a state of artificially heightened apprehension, the government-cum-media prepares the ground for planting specific measures of taxation, regulation, surveillance, reporting, and other invasions of the people's wealth, privacy, and freedoms. 

Can the Concept of Exploitation Be Saved?

04/16/2021Friday Philosophy

The Marxist concept of exploitation arises from a deep question Marx asked: Why do capitalists earn interest?

The Interesting Case of the Zaïre—the Question MMT Cannot Answer


The case of the zaïre currency in the Democratic Republic of the Congo provides strong anecdotal evidence discounting the fiat currency–obsessed modern monetary theory.



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