Mises Wire

Trump's Spokesman Says "Greater Enforcement" of Drug Laws Is Likely

HealthLegal SystemPolitical Theory

Blog39 min ago
The Trump administration has signaled that it plans to wage war against federalism, states's rights, and local control.

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Kevin Gutzman: Thomas Jefferson—Revolutionary

BiographiesU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

1 hour agoAudio/Video
Dr. Gutzman discusses some of the overlooked ways Thomas Jefferson shaped America, and how his radical views are often underplayed by many academics today.

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Justice and "Social Justice" Are Two Very Different Things

Taxes and SpendingPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog13 hours ago
There's no way to square the coercive positive rights of “social justice” with the concept of “liberty and justice for all.”

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The "Washington Monument Syndrome" Strikes Again as Trump Imposes Hiring Freeze

Blog13 hours ago
In response to a hiring freeze on civilian staff — and to cause a public outcry — the Army immediately moved to cut the most popular programs.

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Minouche Shafik: Apologist for the Experts

The FedMoney and Banks

21 hours agoFedWatch
The global bureaucrats are noticing that the masses are becoming disillusioned with "the experts." And they feel the need to combat the trend.

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Why Government Spending Matters More than the Size of the Deficit

Taxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog02/23/2017
The only meaningful contribution the government can make to people’s living standards is by focusing on a reduction in government spending.

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