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Fantasy Football: The Beauty of Capitalism and the Dangers of Government

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

Blog46 min ago

The success of fantasy sports is an illustration of how capitalism unleashes innovation, and how government can manage to ruin anything it touches.

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The US National Debt Load is Second-Worst in the World

Blog1 hour ago

When we look at the federal debt as a percentage of tax revenues, the US is behind only Japan when it comes to debt loads.

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Blog4 hours ago

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The Lack of EpiPen Competitors is the FDA's Fault

Big GovernmentHealth

Blog5 hours ago

The price of EpiPens has increased dramatically and many are calling for more regulation in health care.

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Mises Destroys Socialism, Again and Again

StrategyMoney and BankingPolitical Theory

16 hours agoThe Austrian
Many criticisms directed against socialism are weak sauce compared to the penetrating and rigorous arguments developed by Ludwig von Mises.

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How Back-to-School Shopping Is like American Politics

Taxes and SpendingCalculation and KnowledgeInterventionism

Blog08/23/2016

As 2016's campaign unpleasantness has accelerated, many Americans were going through another often-unpleasant experience: back-to-school shopping.

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