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Dutch-Indian Relations Deteriorate

08/24/2012Mises Daily Articles
Long Island was particularly important as a source of wampum, beads from sea shells which had long served the Indians as their monetary medium of exchange. Wampum was particularly important to the white man as the best commodity to trade with the Indians for furs.
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DiLorenzo Devastates the State

Free MarketsInterventionism

08/22/2012Mises Daily Articles
Anyone who values a historically informed and well-written defense of freedom will gain a great deal from reading DiLorenzo's Organized Crime.
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Drugstore Education

EducationFree MarketsInterventionism

08/15/2012Mises Daily Articles
One cannot help remarking points of resemblance here between the newest type of educational organization and the newest type of drugstore.
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Do You Hate the State?

The FedFree MarketsWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionism

07/27/2012Mises Daily Articles
The abolitionist would blister his thumb pushing a button that would abolish the state immediately.
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Defending the Slumlord

Free MarketsInterventionism

07/17/2012Mises Daily Articles
The owner of ghetto housing differs little from any other purveyor of low-cost merchandise.
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Dead-Tree Luddites

Free MarketsEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

05/17/2012Mises Daily Articles
Anyone interested in the survival of a robust book industry must support the repeal of antitrust laws.
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Did Bernanke Prevent Another Depression?

Big GovernmentThe FedFinancial Markets

04/20/2012Mises Daily Articles
The actions of Bernanke to revive the economy run contrary to the basic principles of running a company.
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Defending the Blackmailer

Free MarketsInterventionism

03/09/2012Mises Daily Articles
Walter Block will teach a 6-week online course on Defending the Undefendable , starting March 26, 2012.
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Deflation's Inflationary Source

Global EconomyFiscal Theory

02/16/2012Mises Daily Articles
Central banks are fighting a foe — deflation — that is of their own making.
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Doing Your Own Thing

Free Markets

01/17/2012Mises Daily Articles
In considering this freedom to "do one's own thing," we must consider exactly what we are to be free <em>from</em>.
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