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Walter Starkie and the Greatest Novel of All

Media and CultureWorld History

Blog08/29/2017
Whether Starkie was right that Don Quixote was the greatest of all novels is a question that each reader must determine for himself.

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How Ray Kroc of McDonald's Built an Entrepreneurial Empire

The EntrepreneurMedia and CultureStrategy

Blog03/15/2017
The Founder, a recent movie about Ray Kroc and McDonald's, illustrates points about the free market made by Mises.

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David Gordon: Thinkers Who Challenged the State

Media and CulturePhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

12/24/2014Audio/Video
In less than 20 minutes David Gordon surveys Plato, Aristotle, Stoic philosopher Zeno of Citium, Frenchman Frederic Bastiat, Franz Oppenheimer, and Albert Jay Nock.

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Obamacare and Other Disasters

Big GovernmentHealthMedia and CultureInterventionism

06/11/2013The Free Market
David Gordon gives a review of John R Lott's At the Brink: Will Obama Push Us Over the Edge?...
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Ron Paul and Contemporary Economics

BiographiesMedia and CultureAustrian Economics OverviewPolitical Theory

11/06/2011Audio/Video
Presented by David Gordon at the Mises Circle in New Orleans, 5 November 2011.

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What's the Right Thing to Do?

Media and CultureOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

09/06/2010Mises Daily Articles
"Sandel stands among the foremost communitarians and, as his previous work makes evident, he views the free market with disdain."...

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The Constitution or Utilitarianism?

Free MarketsLegal SystemMedia and CultureU.S. Economy

05/17/2010Mises Daily Articles
He offers a Kantian justification for political economy in the style of Buchanan; and he maintains that this view of things is at the root of the American Republic. Readers of a libertarian bent will not be fully satisfied; but Roth's carefully argued book deserves, and rewards, close study...

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The Siren Song of Pax Americana

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionism

05/11/2010Mises Daily Articles
"The financial burdens of hegemony are difficult to overestimate. "...

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The Person with the Bomb Rules

Legal SystemMedia and CultureU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

05/04/2010Mises Daily Articles
The constitutional arrangement is far from perfect. But, at least if its provisions are obeyed, there is a barrier imposed on arbitrary and secret rule by one person.

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