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Reading the Road Map to a Police State

The Police StatePrivate Property

10/18/2014Mises Daily Articles
In this review of Radley Balko's Rise of the Warrior Cop Aaron Tao examines the history of government policing, rights that have been lost, and the symbiotic relationship between the police state and the war on drugs.
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Rothbard on Self-Defense and War

War and Foreign PolicyPhilosophy and MethodologyPrivate Property

10/14/2014Mises Daily Articles
Contrary to the claims of many advocates for expanding the already-huge war apparatus of the United States, Libertarians in general — and Murray Rothbard in particular — are not pacifists, but reject the killing of innocents and other unjustified forms of military aggression.
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Regulate It First, Learn About It Never

Big GovernmentCalculation and Knowledge

09/26/2014Mises Daily Articles
Politicians and regulators usually don’t know what they don’t know about everything from health care to your small business, but that sort of compound ignorance won’t stop them from regulating the minutiae of everyday life and commerce.
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Ron Paul and Mark Spitznagel Talk Freedom, Farming, and the Fed

The FedFree MarketsMoney and Banks

09/05/2014Mises Daily Articles
Investor Mark Spitznagel and Ron Paul discuss agriculture policy, Wall Street, fiat money, investing, and Ron Paul’s plans for the future.
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Rethinking Japan’s ''Lost Decades''

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyWorld History

08/29/2014Mises Daily Articles
The "Lost Decade" narrative in Japan and the US has kept the drive for more government intervention going for a long time.
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Rockwell on the State, the Military, and Propaganda

Free MarketsThe Police StateOther Schools of Thought

07/12/2014Mises Daily Articles
War is the health of the state, and thanks to a population enamored of military institutions, states are able to tax and spend with ease.
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Ron Paul on Capitol Hill

BiographiesU.S. History

06/21/2014Mises Daily Articles
Jeff Deist talks with Tom Woods about Congressional staffers and the DC establishment's grudging respect for the Ron Paul revolution.
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Rancheros e imperio en el oeste americano

Legal SystemU.S. HistoryInterventionism

04/14/2014Mises Daily Articles
La batalla por el pastoreo de ganado en Nevada es solo el último episodio en una larga historia de regulación federal de tierras en el oeste de Estados Unidos.
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Ranchers and Empire in the American West

Legal SystemU.S. HistoryInterventionism

04/14/2014Mises Daily Articles
The battle over cattle grazing in Nevada is just the latest episode in a long history of federal regulation of lands in the American West.
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Ron Paul, Richard Cobden, and the Risks of Opposing War

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

03/29/2014Mises Daily Articles
Ron Paul is in good company with Cobden, Mencken, Sumner, and the American Anti-Imperialist League — all oppose government militarism.
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