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Proliferation Isn't the Problem. Legacy Nuclear Powers Again Threaten the Globe.

War and Foreign Policy

05/13/2022Mises Media
Here we are in 2022, worrying about if the world's oldest nuclear powers will be the ones to touch off a global nuclear war. It's not Pakistan or North Korea or "proliferation." It's Washington and Moscow, yet again.
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Postcovid America: Racked by Inflation, Americans Pay Too Much for Drugs

Corporate WelfareCronyism and CorporatismPrice Controls

05/11/2022Mises Media
The patent system in pharmaceuticals incentivizes firms to game the system for monopoly profits.
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Political Upheaval Is Not Threatening "Our Democracy." Our Democracy Is.

Democracy

04/21/2022Mises Media
The current political polarization in the USA is not a "threat" to "our democracy." Instead, democracy as we know it is the prime reason for the polarization.
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Per Bylund: Think Better, Think Austrian—a How-To Guide

The EntrepreneurEntrepreneurship

04/05/2022Mises Media
Hunter Hastings talks with economist Dr. Per Bylund about exactly how the Austrian way of thinking helps businesspeople in every role to think better, and the business benefits that ensue.
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Patents, Legal Monopolies, and the High Prices for Drugs

Bureaucracy and RegulationPrice ControlsPrices

03/22/2022Mises Media
While government officials and politicians denounce high drug prices, they have created monopoly privileges for drug firms, thus ensuring higher-than-competitive prices for pharmaceuticals.
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Predictions for 2022

Anti-PoliticsBig GovernmentInflationMedia and CulturePolitical Theory

01/12/2022Mises Media
In this episode of Radio Rothbard , Ryan and Tho trade predictions for the year ahead.
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Paul Gottfried: The End of the Old Right

Book ReviewsOld RightU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

12/31/2021Mises Media
Nobody is a better sociologist of American conservatism than Dr. Gottfried, and nobody is more compelling and erudite when it comes explaining how the Right went so horribly wrong.
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Price Deflation and the Horrors of Falling TV Prices

Money and Banks

12/27/2021Mises Media
Deflation empowers the citizen by allowing her modest savings to purchase more goods over time. Inflation empowers the state by reducing the size of its enormous debts in real terms—and through the inflation tax.
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Poland's Beef with the EU Shows the Dangers of Political Centralization

Decentralization and SecessionGlobal EconomyWar and Foreign Policy

12/16/2021Mises Media
The more the EU micromanages Polish internal affairs and punishes Poland for the simple act of exercising self-determination, more the benefits of leaving the bloc altogether will continue to increase.
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Patrick Newman on Cronyism in Early US History

Cronyism and CorporatismU.S. History

12/01/2021Mises Media
Patrick Newman talks to Bob about Rothbard's approach to history, whether the US revolution was libertarian, and the proper way to interpret Andrew Jackson.
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