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The Petroleum Industry Saved the Whales

The EntrepreneurFree MarketsGlobal Economy

Blog10 hours ago

Whales were rapidly on their way to extinction until the petroleum industry undermined the whaling industry.

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There Are Now So Many "Criminals" in America, Uber Wants to Hire Some

Legal SystemPolitical Theory

Blog10 hours ago

In recent decades, American lawmakers have been increasing jail time and fines for what were once small-time misdemeanors.

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What Does it Mean To Be "Mainstream"?

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog12/02/2016

Robbing Peter to pay Paul is now the mainstream in American politics. The key problem lies in changing what it means to be "mainstream."

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The Week in Review: December 3, 2016

The Police StateWorld HistoryInterventionismMonetary TheoryPolitical Theory

Blog12/02/2016

American's should worry less about companies leaving for oversees, and more about how government is eroding their freedoms.

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Countless Ordinary Americans Benefit When Companies Move to Mexico

Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyInterventionism

Blog12/02/2016

Companies relocate in order to serve their customers better with less-expensive products. In the media, these unseen customers are usually ignored.

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In Defense of Trump’s Deal with Carrier

Corporate WelfareTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

Blog12/02/2016

As long as Trump sticks to tax and regulatory relief, bring on the Art of the Deal.

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