The Agony of the Welfare State, Finnish Style

Blog53 min ago

The title of this post—minus the reference to Finland—is shamelessly copped from a prescient essay that Ludwig von Mises wrote in 1953.  In his article Mises pointed out that in Great Britain...

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Why is NASA Covering Up Elon Musk’s Mistakes?

Blog11 hours ago
Elon Musk's SpaceX appears to have some very good friends in Congress who are working to grant SpaceX monopoly powers.

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Government Regulation and Crony Capitalism is Keeping Thousands in Florida without Power

Cronyism and Corporatism

Blog09/21/2017
The pain and suffering currently being felt is the direct result of government policy and the perverse incentives of crony capitalism.

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If the Majority Votes to Secede — What About the Minority?

Decentralization and SecessionU.S. History

Blog09/21/2017
To protect minority rights, the answer to some secession is even more secession.

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Mises and Cosmopolitanism

Free MarketsPolitical Theory

Blog09/20/2017
Like Mises himself, the Mises Institute seeks "the perfect cooperation of all mankind, taking place peacefully and without friction."

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Questions Remain as the Fed Finally Begins to Reverse QE

The Fed

09/20/2017FedWatch
Of course the noise of the Fed’s actions only serves to distract from the real issue, which is the continuing economic stagnation of the US economy.

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Then Came Nixon

Media and CultureThe Police StateU.S. History

09/20/2017Audio/Video
Chris Calton explains how Nixon kicked off the modern War on Drugs.

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

Blog09/20/2017
The Washington Post is at it again with its annual article denouncing the Mises Institute and libertarians in general.

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