Mises Wire

Yuri Maltsev: Why Socialism Endures

Big GovernmentEducationMedia and CulturePolitical Theory

2 hours agoAudio/Video
Yuri Maltsev, a victim of Soviet totalitarianism in his youth, explains how and why westerners still don't understand what socialism really means.

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The McRib and Economic Calculation


Blog4 hours ago

Why does McDonald's offer the McRib sometimes, but not all of the time?

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Keep the Federal Courts Out of the Electoral College

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog6 hours ago

There is no such thing as a "national election" in the United States. The feds should have no say in how electoral votes are assigned.


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Three Cheers for the Articles of Confederation

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog7 hours ago

The way we remember the Articles of Confederation has more to do with the success of American nationalists than with the Articles' actual record.

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Ryan McMaken Joins John Stossel Tonight at 10 PM ET on Fox Business

Blog8 hours ago

Friday night at 10 pm ET on Fox Business, Ryan McMaken and John Stossel will discuss price controls, minimum wages, and anti-trade policy.

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The Good News They're Not Telling You

The EntrepreneurFree MarketsEntrepreneurship

Blog20 hours ago

We are told that robots will take our jobs. However, material liberation has allowed us to live more fulfilling lives than before.

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