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Cronyism: Liberty versus Power in Early America, 1607–1849

Cronyism and CorporatismU.S. History

History is a clash between the forces of liberty and the proponents of power. In Cronyism , Patrick Newman offers a compelling and important narrative on the early days of the American republic, and the rise of a Federal regime that conquers a nation conceived in liberty.
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Economy, Society, and History

SocialismStrategyPolitical TheoryPrivate Property

[Audio and epub editions forthcoming.] In June 2004, Professor Hoppe visited the Mises Institute in Auburn to deliver an ambitious series of lectures titled Economy, Society, and History . Over ten lectures, one each morning and afternoon for a week, Dr. Hoppe presented nothing short of a...
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The Great Fiction

Philosophy and MethodologyPraxeologyPrivate Property

If you are new to Hoppe’s work, this is an excellent introduction and survey to his syntheses of history, anthropology, property, ethics, and state.
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The Imposers and the Imposed Upon

Decentralization and SecessionPolitical Theory

There is reason for optimism: there is a decentralist impulse that is working its way across the world. It’s coming to America, and I think that is where we have to put our hopes and our efforts.
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Vices are NOT Crimes

Big GovernmentLegal SystemInterventionism

"The object aimed at in the punishment of vices is to deprive every man of his natural right and liberty to pursue his own happiness under the guidance of his own judgment and by the use of his own property."
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Anatomy of the Crash

The Fed

From the preface : "End the Fed!" Three small words became one of the most improbable and powerful political chants in modern politics thanks to the presidential campaigns of Dr. Ron Paul. With the backdrop of a global financial crisis, the congressman from Texas was able to use the...
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Against the Left

Decentralization and SecessionLibertarianism

Against the Left examines some key battlegrounds in the struggle to preserve and advance real libertarianism against its enemies.
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Marxism and the Manipulation of Man

Political Theory

It is an astonishing fact that a philosophy like Marxism, which attacks the whole social system, remained for many decades more or less unattacked and uncontested.
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Conceived in Liberty, Volume 5: The New Republic: 1784–1791

The fifth volume of Conceived in Liberty highlights the most important battle of the American project — one that continues to this day — the conflict between those who want to centralize power, and those who choose to stand to defend the American heritage of liberty.
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