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Africa's Way Out of Monetary Colonialism

Central BanksInflationMonetary PolicyWar and Foreign Policy

05/16/2022Mises Media
Since the early 1960s, African nations have gained political independence from colonial powers, but the monetary colonialism of fiat money continues.
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African Politicians Must Stop Blaming Others for Africa's Economic Woes

Bureaucracy and RegulationCapitalismSocialismWar and Foreign Policy

05/14/2022Mises Media
Colonialism, imperialism, unfair trade, and more. African politicians look everywhere for the causes of Africa's poverty and chaos but in the mirror.
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Austrians Have Been Correct about Big Tech: Elon Musk Just Proved Them Right

Corporate WelfareDemocracyEconomic Freedom

05/12/2022Mises Media
The partisan leftism of much of the tech industry has led to conservatives calling for state intervention in the digital sphere. Elon Musk's recent purchase of Twitter proves this was wrong.
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Are Equal Pay Arguments Based upon the Labor Theory of Value?

Free MarketsLabor and WagesPraxeologyValue and Exchange

04/26/2022Mises Media
Arguments for equal pay are popular in our body politic, but what happens if some of those arguments are based upon the faulty logic of the labor theory of value?
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After More Than a Month of Fighting, Where Do Things Stand in the Russia-Ukraine War?

War and Foreign Policy

04/18/2022Mises Media
While the battlefield results are mixed, much of the action in the Russia-Ukraine war is happening beyond the warring countries.
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And Now for a Really Bad Response to Political Calamity: Autarky

Economic PolicyProtectionism and Free Trade

04/14/2022Mises Media
The world is in chaos, so politicians MUST do something. Hence, they demand autarky, which is like attempting to put out a fire by pouring gasoline on it.
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Abuelo Willcke: editorial sin firma de Mises para el New York Times

04/12/2022Mises Daily Articles
Mises escribió su primer editorial en el New York Times en marzo de 1941.
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Ambientalismo sin gobierno

The Environment

03/03/2022Mises Daily Articles
Tibor Machan hace un poco de historia conjetural para imaginar cómo podría ser el mundo si el gobierno no hubiera intervenido nunca para proteger el medio ambiente y hubiera dejado todos los asuntos en manos de los propietarios.
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Abajo el curso legal

Legal SystemMoney and BanksGold StandardMonetary Theory

01/19/2022Mises Daily Articles
Las leyes de curso legal crean privilegios especiales para el dinero del gobierno. Eso acaba con la verdadera competencia monetaria y favorece el poder de monopolio del Estado.
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Anarchist's Progress

01/03/2022Mises Daily Articles
"The State claims and exercises the monopoly of crime … and it makes this monopoly as strict as it can. It forbids private murder, but itself organizes murder on a colossal scale."
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