Did Tariffs Really Cause the American Civil War?

Taxes and SpendingU.S. History

Blog35 min ago
Regional conflicts went far beyond a simple dispute over taxation.

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The Failure of Bolshevism and Its Aftermath

World HistoryOther Schools of Thought

11/24/2017The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Judged by its announced goals, Bolshevism failed. Was Russia "not yet ripe" for socialism?
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Birthday of a Bloodbath

SocialismWorld History

Blog11/24/2017
As communism marks its centennial, we should remember it for what it did best: death.

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Gabriel Calzada on Free-Market Education in Latin America

EducationStrategy

11/24/2017Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Gabriel Calzada discuss what entrepreneurial education grounded in free-market economics can look like.

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Just in Time for the Holidays, Reckless States Are Coming for Your Online Purchases

Taxes and Spending

Blog11/24/2017
Most states that clamor for taxing online purchases are characterized by their already byzantine tax systems and unsustainable spending programs.

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The Market for Literary Products

The EntrepreneurFree MarketsMedia and Culture

11/23/2017Mises Daily Articles
Capitalism is essentially a system of mass production for the satisfaction of the needs of the masses. Literature is just one example.

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The Digital Revolution Has Empowered Central Banks

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog11/23/2017
All the hype cannot hide the fact that this digital revolution has not delivered the increase in prosperity of previous technological revolutions.

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Thanksgiving: A Celebration of Domestic Life

U.S. History

Blog11/23/2017
For 150 years, Thanksgiving has been primarily an apolitical holiday that's really about family fun and eating a huge meal.

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