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Taxation Is Robbery

Legal SystemTaxes and SpendingInterventionism

05/12/2022Mises Daily Articles
It took centuries to end the idea that taxes kept the privileged class in comfort and financed their wars. But now we're told taxes = civilization.
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War, Sanctions, and Sanity: A Purely Hypothetical Inquiry

War and Foreign Policy

05/11/2022Mises Media
Sanctions are promoted as a response to international aggression. Yet, sanctions themselves are a form of aggression that, like war, usually have unhappy endings.
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No, It's Not the Putin Price Hike, No Matter What Joe Biden Claims

The FedInflationPrice Controls

05/11/2022Mises Media
Last year, Joe Biden and his administration claimed that inflation was "transitory." This year, Vladimir Putin gets the blame. Next year, Biden will blame American businesses. And the beat goes on.
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Postcovid America: Racked by Inflation, Americans Pay Too Much for Drugs

Corporate WelfareCronyism and CorporatismPrice Controls

05/11/2022Mises Media
The patent system in pharmaceuticals incentivizes firms to game the system for monopoly profits.
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El derecho a la autodefensa

Legal SystemPhilosophy and MethodologyPrivate Property

05/11/2022Mises Daily Articles
El negocio de la violencia legal consiste en defender a las personas y a sus bienes de ataques violentos, de la molestia o de la apropiación de sus bienes sin su consentimiento.
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The Right to Self-Defense

Legal SystemPhilosophy and MethodologyPrivate Property

05/11/2022Mises Daily Articles
It is the business of legal violence to defend persons and their property from violent attack, from molestation or appropriation of their property without their consent.
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Decentralized and Neutral

Decentralization and SecessionDemocracy

05/10/2022Mises Media
The EU is a prime example of a tendency toward territorial expansion and political centralization.
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Disney's Special District Is Not a "City-State" or "Private City"

U.S. Economy

05/10/2022Mises Media
One will occasionally hear from a libertarian activist that Disney World is some sort of model for totally private governance. This is a huge exaggeration of the reality.
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Rothbard explica El fracaso de la «nueva economía»

05/09/2022Mises Daily Articles
¿Cómo se llevó a cabo la revolución keynesiana? Las viejas falacias fueron revestidas por Keynes con una jerga tan pretenciosa, que los discípulos keynesianos pretendieron ser los únicos capaces de entender al Maestro.
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Rothbard Explains The Failure of the "New Economics"

05/09/2022Mises Daily Articles
How was the Keynesian Revolution accomplished? The old fallacies were dressed up by Keynes in such a wilderness of pretentious jargon, that the Keynesian disciples claimed to be the only ones able to understand the Master.
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