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How the Federalists Bullied Rhode Island into Joining the United States

Blog2 hours ago

Even after countless threats of embargoes and other forms of aggression from the new imperialist USA, a shift of one vote would have defeated the Constitution in Rhode Island. It truly was a last stand that just barely failed.

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The Moral Law versus Tyranny

Blog5 hours ago

Is there any law beyond civil law? What do we mean when we say “law” in a particular context? What are the current limitations on law? What should the limits on law be? Bastiat and Leonard Read help provide answers. 

Eco-imperialism: The West's New Kind of Colonialism

Blog10 hours ago

Western intellectuals are trying to tear down symbols of traditional colonialism. Yet the West still continues a form a colonialism in Africa: eco-imperialism. 

Our Corporate Oligarchy and the Road to National Socialism

08/02/2021Mises Daily Articles

The Nazi regime represented not a unique evil in history but rather a now conventional combination of two dangerous ideological trends: nationalism and socialism.

Biden's Rescue Act Targets Americans' Freedoms


Anything that encourages people to view politicians as saviors imperils freedom. Government controls follow a short step behind subsidies.

The Coming Schism in the Evangelical Voting Bloc


What is the modern state? The answer to this question will—and perhaps already has—split the once unified white evangelical voting bloc.

The End of Socialism and the Calculation Debate Revisited

07/31/2021Review of Austrian Economics, Volumes 1-10

The Soviet Union in 1991 was dissolved. Murray Rothbard explains how socialism and central planning led to the economic collapse.

We're Taught to Revere Schoolteachers. So Why Are They Paid So Little?

07/31/2021Mises Daily Articles

In the case of both athlete and teacher, the rarity of the skill and the number of people who benefit from the individual determines how much they're paid. 

Good Economic Theory Is Always Grounded in the Real World


The real world should always be regarded as the best foundation for an economic theory. Yet many mainstream economists think it's fine to ground economic theory in unrealistic assumptions about human behavior. 



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