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European Environmentalists Have Made Energy Independence Impossible

The Environment

04/11/2022Mises Media
Europe wants cheap and abundant energy, but politicians demonize nuclear, gas, and oil. All the interventionist proposals that are put forward by European politicians entail a higher cost for long-suffering consumers.
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Rothbard on Today's Progressive War Jingoism

War and Foreign Policy

04/10/2022Mises Media
Rothbard the historian explained so well how the true progressive goal was always to remake America domestically by promoting war.
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NATO: Our International Welfare Queens

War and Foreign Policy

04/10/2022Mises Media
The states of Europe have more than enough wealth and military potential to deal with a second-rate power like Russia. The American taxpayers, on the other hand, deserve a break from Europe's grifting.
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Commodities Do Not Cause Inflation. Money Printing Does.

Money and Banks

04/09/2022Mises Media
Some blame high prices, wages, the Ukraine war, or the weak recovery. The fact is currency destruction is at the heart of generalized price rises everywhere.
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Inflation Isn't What the "Experts" Say It Is. The Confusion in Terms Is Deliberate

Central BanksInflationMoney Supply

04/09/2022Mises Media
The usual "experts" claim inflation is a general increase in the price level. Wrong. Prices rise because of inflation, which is a government-caused increase in the amount of money in circulation.
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American Oligarchs? Elon, Twitter, and Unnatural Elites

Big GovernmentDemocracyPolitical Theory

04/08/2022Mises Media
Jeff and Bob discuss whether America has its own oligarchs instead of what Hoppe terms "natural elites."
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Lockdowns, Not the Pandemic, Created Havoc

HealthThe Police State

04/08/2022Mises Media
Those responsible for locking down much of the US during covid blame the pandemic itself for the economic and social havoc that followed. Perhaps they should look at the lockdowns themselves.
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The State: It’s Oligarchs All the Way Down

World History

04/08/2022Mises Media
Lenin called World War I a war among the capitalists of Europe. He was wrong. It was a war among oligarchs, statists who extract wealth from legitimate economic activity at the barrel of a gun.
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The End of the Unipolar World and the Myth of "Rules-Based International Order"

DemocracyWar and Foreign Policy

04/07/2022Mises Media
Ryan McMaken and Tho Bishop mock the self-awareness of beltway foreign policy experts.
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Keith Weiner on the Role of Gold in Today's Economy

Financial MarketsMoney and BanksGold Standard

04/05/2022Mises Media
Jeff talks to Keith Weiner of Monetary Metals about why gold still plays a major role in the global economy.
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