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Never a Dull Moment

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyWar and Foreign Policy

08/02/2016Books
For Rothbard, libertarianism was not an intellectual parlor game, it was a banner that was meant to be carried into battle.

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Suicide Pact:The Radical Expansion of Presidential Powers and the Lethal Threat to American Liberty

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

07/18/2016Books
Judge Andrew P. Napolitano exposes the alarming history of presidential power grabs performed in the name of national security.
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The Rothbard Reader

Austrian Economics Overview

03/02/2016Books
More than two decades since Rothbard's passing, his influence lives on, both in the work of a new generation of social scientists, and among a growing number of the general public...

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A Genuine Gold Dollar vs. the Federal Reserve

The FedGold Standard

01/20/2016Books
The fiat money-fueled global economy continues to unravel — just as Austrian economists have long predicted. In A Genuine Gold Dollar vs. the Federal Reserve , Murray Rothbard masterfully picks apart the arguments made by Keynesians and Monetarists of both parties...

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Tariffs, Blockades, and Inflation

U.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionismPolitical Theory

01/11/2016Books
What caused the war? Why did the Union defeat the Confederacy? What were the consequences of the War? The premise of the book is that historians have a comparative advantage in describing such events, but economists have the tools to help explain these events. This book does so, and marvelously.
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The Freedom Answer Book: How the Government Is Taking Away Your Constitutional Freedom

Big GovernmentLegal SystemPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

01/11/2016Books
The government is taking away basic freedoms granted under the Constitution. This helpful guide gives a clear vision of what your rights are and how you can protect them.
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Notes on Democracy

Political Theory

01/11/2016Books
This book should come with a warning label. It is surely one of the most bracing books on politics in the history of the English language. There is more truth in these pages than most Americans are willing to face. What Mencken delivers here is probably the most scathing attack on the idea of mass...
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The Real Lincoln

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

01/11/2016Books
In this book, Thomas DiLorenzo calls for a complete rethinking of a central icon of American historiography. He looks at the actions and legacy of Abe Lincoln from an economics point of view to show that Lincoln's main interest was not in opposing slavery but in advancing mercantilism,...
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Commie Cowboys: The Bourgeoisie and the Nation-State in the Western Genre

Media and CultureU.S. HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

01/11/2016Books
The Western genre has long been associated with right-wing and libertarian politics, and is said to promote individualism and free-market economics. In a new look at the Western, however, Ryan McMaken shows that the Western is in fact often anti-capitalist, and in many ways, the genre attacks the...
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Liberty, State, and Union

BiographiesU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

01/11/2016Books
Bassani shows that Jefferson was a special kind of libertarian. He did not believe in government, but for one or two areas. Nor did he believe in the "union" much less the nation stat e. He was a radical individualist who had no use for the political collective...
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