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Up with Vietnamese Catfish

Free MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

06/06/2011Mises Daily Articles
Here is an archetype of disgusting protectionism — benefiting special interests, pillaging consumers, and impoverishing foreigners.
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Uncle Sam: Busted

The FedMonetary Theory

04/21/2011Mises Daily Articles
The federal government is digging itself deeper and deeper into debt at an alarming rate.
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Utah Recognizes Gold Coins to Be Money

Legal SystemGold StandardMonetary Theory

04/14/2011Mises Daily Articles
What if this law in the state of Utah catches on? What if people started to price goods and services on the basis that $20 equals an ounce of gold?
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Use the Dollar or Else

Legal SystemInterventionismMoney and BankingOther Schools of Thought

04/06/2011Mises Daily Articles
Look up the phrase "a unique form of domestic terrorism" on a search engine and you will turn up a story about a man whom the US government is trying to cage from now until the time of his death. And his crime? His unique form of terrorism? He minted silver and copper coins and sold them. In other...
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Up with Bagus!

EducationGlobal Economy

01/18/2011Mises Daily Articles
In this small gem of a book Professor Bagus has given us much more than an explanation of why the euro will fail the common man in Europe.
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Understanding IP: An Interview with Stephan Kinsella

EducationThe EntrepreneurFree MarketsLegal System

10/21/2010Mises Daily Articles
"Finally, everything fell into place, primarily from Rothbard and Misesian theory. I found that this issue is difficult, but once you see it, it's one of these issues that sets peoples' minds on fire. It frees you to think about other things in different ways."
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Under the Rule of the Cardinals, 1624–1661

BiographiesFree MarketsWorld HistoryInterventionism

07/01/2010Mises Daily Articles
While his major practical interest had not been domestic or economic affairs, he had helped build up the absolutism of the French state.
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Una estrategia para la derecha

World HistoryOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

03/09/2010Mises Daily Articles
Si sabemos contra qué era la Vieja Derecha, ¿para qué eran? En términos generales, fueron para una restauración de la libertad de la antigua república, de un gobierno estrictamente limitado a la defensa de los derechos de propiedad privada.
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Utopianism versus Rationality

03/01/2010Mises Daily Articles
How rational is the rational animal? In a column entitled “Vudu Lives (Outside the Box),” David Pogue, the engaging technology reviewer for The New York Times , inquires about some apparently perplexing failings of human nature. We like to think of ourselves as rational creatures. But if...
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