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Since Covid Lockdowns, New York Lost More of Its Population than Any Other State

HealthLawU.S. History

01/22/2023Mises Media
The migration data from 2020 to 2022 backs up the idea that a great many people are moving from restrictionist covid states to states where the public health technocrats have less power.
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Spelling Out the Problem with W-o-k-e-n-e-s-s

EducationMedia and CultureProgressivism

01/17/2023Mises Media
John McWhorter takes on the present infatuation with wokeness and shows the real harm it is doing to our social fabric.
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Southwest's Meltdown Reminds Us We Must End Airlines' Corporate Welfare

Bureaucracy and Regulation

01/15/2023Mises Media
Federal protectionism and bailouts makes it easier for US airlines to survive terrible service, such as mass cancellations or when Southwest imposed a private mask mandate and threw families off flights.
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Secession: Why the Regime Tolerates Self-Determination for Foreigners but Not for Americans

U.S. History

01/02/2023Mises Media
Self-determination means the ability to make laws for one's own community free from intervention by Washington, DC. Most of the world can do this. Why can't Americans?
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Student Debt: It Is and Has Been a Personal Choice

LawPoliticsProgressivism

12/31/2022Mises Media
Progressives demanding that the government forgive student debt forget that student loans were made voluntarily by students that promised to pay back what they owe.
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Spending More Government Money on Healthcare Does Not Improve Health Outcomes

Bureaucracy and RegulationProgressivismTaxes and Spending

12/16/2022Mises Media
Progressives seem to believe that we improve healthcare outcomes by spending more. This is a recipe for failure.
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Sports Betting and Spontaneous Order

Free MarketsHayek

11/22/2022Mises Media
One place a price system manifests itself is the sports betting markets. The results are surprisingly accurate.
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Student Loan Debt: The Financial Time Bomb Politicians Want to Ignore

Corporate WelfareTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

10/31/2022Mises Media
President Biden's nonsolution of partial "debt forgiveness" is in limbo, but the slow financial destruction that massive student loan debt is unleashing continues.
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Student Loan Forgiveness Treats the Symptom, Not the Disease

Big GovernmentCronyism and CorporatismEconomic PolicyTaxes and Spending

10/06/2022Mises Media
President Biden's recent student loan forgiveness initiative only exacerbates the real problem: the cost of a college education, thanks to government intervention, is outrageously high.
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Should the Fed Increase the Money Supply in Response to a Growing Economy?

The FedMoney and Banks

10/01/2022Mises Media
Standard economic theory states that as an economy grows, the money supply should grow with it. Appealing to the Austrian tradition, Frank Shostak shows that belief is mistaken.
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