Thanks to relentless government and central-bank intervention, debt is growing at the same time that workers are becoming less entrepreneurial and less productive. That's not a good combination.
Former baseball player José Canseco is no fan.
Mises knew the war on cash is part of the larger scheme through which governments cover their tracks in terms of monetary policy and prop up the banking system.
Politics operates according to principles that would horrify us if we observed them in our private lives, and would get us arrested if we lived by them. The state can steal and call it taxation, kill and call it war.
Watch Bob Murphy's talk from last weekend's Mises Circle in Houston.
Libertarians should celebrate the death of the myth of democratic consensus.
It should come as no surprise that the German government has finally succumbed to the pressure to join the global War on Cash.
The Virginia Tech Professor who blew the whistle on lead in the water in Flint, MI thinks "public science" has been broken. Not knowing its been a broken system all along.
Will the libertarian message get swept under the rug over the next year, as the candidates unleash an orgy of statist rhetoric?