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Statistics: Achilles' Heel of Government

Free MarketsInterventionism

03/22/2019Mises Daily Articles
Without government stats, the state would be crippled in justifying its interventionism. If the government received no railroad statistics, for example, how in the world could it even start to regulate railroad rates, finances, and other affairs?
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Sobre la igualdad y la desigualdad

Free MarketsInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

03/11/2019Mises Daily Articles
El hecho de que los hombres nazcan de manera desigual con respecto a las capacidades físicas y mentales no puede ser discutido.
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Socialismo: Una doctrina de los aristócratas

World HistoryOther Schools of Thought

01/15/2019Mises Daily Articles
Los movimientos socialistas y anti-liberales que ahora enfrentamos vienen a ser utilizados por intelectuales, aristócratas y otras elites. El "proletariado" no ha desempeñado ningún papel en la concepción de los movimientos que vendemos en beneficio de los "pueblos".
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Socialism: A Doctrine of the Aristocrats

World HistoryOther Schools of Thought

01/15/2019Mises Daily Articles
The socialist and anti-liberal movements we now face comes to use from intellectuals, aristocrats, and other elites. The "proletariat" has had no role in devising the movements we're told serve the interests of "the people."
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Socialismo y descivilización

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

12/31/2018Mises Daily Articles
Consideremos el proceso que condujo a la decadencia y desaparición de la civilización romana clásica.
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Socialism and Decivilization

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

12/31/2018Mises Daily Articles
Let us consider the process that led to the decline and disappearance of classical Roman civilization.
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Stalin's Political Pilgrims

World HistoryPolitical Theory

07/11/2018Mises Daily Articles
Many young idealists moved to Stalin's Soviet Union expecting to find a paradise. They often ended up in labor camps or as victims in various purges.
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Self-Determination and Secession

Decentralization and SecessionWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

06/27/2015Mises Daily Articles
Sardinia has a long history of agitating for secession from Italy. Now some Sardinians want to secede form Italy in order to become a new region of Switzerland. Ludwig von Mises defended this "secede-and-join" tactic and called it "self-determination."
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Seven Changes Needed in Baltimore and Ferguson Right Now

Legal SystemEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

05/08/2015Mises Daily Articles
Communities like Baltimore and Ferguson have been crippled by government regulations and the American nanny state. Now is the time to allow local residents to break free of government wage controls, government schooling, and government prohibitions.
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Self-Interest Is Not Selfishness

Free MarketsPhilosophy and Methodology

04/15/2015Mises Daily Articles
When Mother Teresa used her Nobel Prize money to fund services for the poor, she was exhibiting "self-interest," but not selfishness. Like virtually everyone else, she used her property to achieve an end she valued, but which benefited others as well.
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