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There's No Place like Noam

Cronyism and CorporatismEconomic FreedomWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionismPhilosophy and Methodology

06/02/2023Mises Media
Noam Chomsky's latest offering—a series of interviews—presents the best (and worst) of one of America's premier public intellectuals.
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The "Buy Black" Movement: Divisive or a Boon to Black Entrepreneurs?

The EntrepreneurFree MarketsEntrepreneurship

06/01/2023Mises Media
Calls for black consumers to "Buy Black" can be interpreted as socially divisive, but they are also a way to encourage black entrepreneurs in a free market.
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The Putrid Underbelly of Woke Capitalism

Cronyism and CorporatismMedia and CultureProgressivism

05/31/2023Mises Media
American corporations are lavishing billions of dollars on leftist groups in the name of "equity." But many of them also are donating to even more questionable people and causes.
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The Failure of Public Works and Public Funding

Bureaucracy and RegulationEconomic FreedomHayekCalculation and Knowledge

05/30/2023Mises Media
Shoddy service, regular breakdowns, and overbudget to boot. There is a reason why government-funded projects always waste resources.
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Taxing Capital Leads to Capital Consumption

Economic PolicyCapital and Interest Theory

05/29/2023Mises Media
Progressive governments in the name of equity are calling for taxation of capital gains. They really are demanding destruction of capital through capital consumption.
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The Money Supply Has Plummeted in the Biggest Drop Since the Great Depression

The FedInflationU.S. Economy

05/28/2023Mises Media
With negative growth now falling to near –10 percent, money-supply contraction is now the largest we've seen since the Great Depression.
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The Lure of a Stable Price Level

U.S. HistoryBusiness CyclesPrices

05/27/2023Mises Daily Articles
The siren song of a stable price level has lured leading politicians and economists as early as 1911.
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The Fed Is Overindebted, Isn’t It?

Economic PolicyThe FedMoney and BanksStrategyU.S. Economy

05/24/2023Mises Media
By any conventional measures of finance, the Federal Reserve has negative equity. In the long run, cooking the books only puts off the day of reckoning.
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The Dominion Lawsuit against Fox News Is Part of the War against Free Speech

Media and CultureU.S. History

05/20/2023Mises Media
Taxpayer-funded company Dominion is suing private parties for saying things the company doesn't like. These lawsuits illustrate how defamation laws can be used to destroy free speech.
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The Brutality of Slavery

Legal SystemU.S. HistoryInterventionism

05/13/2023Mises Daily Articles
In a slave system, threats of brutality underlay the whole relationship.
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