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Brad DeLong Labels Bastiat a Modern Liberal

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsInterventionism

Blog11/15/2016

In a recent blog post Professor J. Bradford DeLong encourages a new follower to read Bastiat because he is a good economist and a modern liberal.

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Johnson and Weld are Republicans Flying the Libertarian Banner

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Blog08/01/2016

Dr. Mark Thornton was interviewed by The Daily Caller about the political positions off Libertarian Gary Johnson's 2016 presidential campaign.

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Legal, Permitted, and Arrested

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Blog04/22/2016

Marijuana was legalized, the owners were permitted, and they asked the government to conduct a business inspection. Instead, the police busted them and stole all their stuff!

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A Boom Town Recession That Could Save Us All

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Blog03/23/2016

Recessions are good for an economy because they involve a resolution process, but a big recession for this boom town could be great for the world economy.

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News Flash: Uncle Sam is Bankrupt

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Blog02/26/2016

Secretary of the Treasury, Jack Lew, released the government's audited financial statement and it make Bernie Madoff's books look like Warren Buffet's financial statements!

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A Port in the War on Drugs Storm

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Blog08/20/2015

The port city Gloucester Massachusetts Chief of Police announced that he was no longer going to arrest hard drug addicts and that indeed his police force would now work to help drug addicts get help

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Narco-Submarine Carrying 8 Tons Of Cocaine

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Blog08/07/2015

How the war on drugs actually brings about less security and stability in the Western Hemisphere

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Drugs, Prohibition, and the Suburban Overdose Crisis

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04/26/2016Audio/Video
Dr. Mark Thornton is interviewed on the suburban heroin epidemic in America.

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How We Won the Drug War

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07/23/2015Audio/Video
Recorded at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 23 July 2015.

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