Then Came Nixon

Media and CultureThe Police StateU.S. History

11 min agoAudio/Video
Chris Calton explains how the Nixon Administration kicked off the modern War on Drugs.

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The Washington Post's Latest (and Lamest) Attack on the Mises Institute

Blog1 hour ago
The Washington Post is at it again with its annual article denouncing the Mises Institute and libertarians in general.

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What Is the Correct Amount of Money?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog14 hours ago
Since the present monetary system is fundamentally unstable, there cannot be a "correct" money supply growth rate.

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Trump's China-Sanctions Madness Imperils the Dollar

Money and BanksProtectionism and Free TradeWar and Foreign Policy

Blog15 hours ago
The Trump administration is threatening to cut China off from the US dollar. But this could serve to destroy the dollar's reserve-currency status.

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Let Catalonia Decide

Decentralization and SecessionWorld History

Blog22 hours ago
In an imperfect world, libertarians should support smaller and more decentralized governments as a pragmatic step toward greater liberty.

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Passchendaele: A Century after the Horror

War and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog09/19/2017
Passchendaele is a gruesome example of the human costs of war, as well as the evils of war-making and the political forces that drive it.

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US Sanctions Against Venezuela Will Hurt Americans

War and Foreign Policy

Blog09/18/2017
Sanctions against foreign nations are ultimately built upon restricting the freedom of Americans.

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The World Is Creeping Toward De-Dollarization

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

The reign of every world reserve currency has to come to an end at some point in time.

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