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The Anti-Capitalists: Barbarians at the Gate

Media and CultureEntrepreneurshipPrivate Property

07/26/2022Mises Daily Articles
"It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires of freedom in people's minds."
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Libertarian Law by Democratic Means: A Method for Conflict Resolution

AntipoliticsLawLibertarianismPhilosophy and Methodology

07/25/2022Mises Media
What is libertarian law and how does it function? Ludwig von Mises answered some of those questions and helped chart a path to achieving such a state of affairs.
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Setting the Stage for American History: Liberty versus Power in Europe and England

U.S. HistoryEntrepreneurshipOther Schools of Thought

07/25/2022Mises Daily Articles
In their aggressions against neighbors the Spanish and English established the policies to be applied to alien peoples through conquest or extermination.
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Hotter than the Sun: Finally, a Book Worth Reading

War and Foreign Policy

07/25/2022Mises Media
Even though the Cold War ended three decades ago, the threat of nuclear war still hangs over us. Scott Horton reminds us that preventing nuclear war should always be high on our political agenda.
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Nozick on Morality and Evolution

World HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology

07/24/2022Mises Media
It is hard to explain through evolution how we know any necessary truths. Does this give us reason to abandon necessary truth? Nozick thinks so.
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We Need More Inequality, Not Less

Economic FreedomFree MarketsLibertarianismProgressivism

07/24/2022Mises Media
Progressives claim that inequality is causing poverty and making people's lives worse. In reality, inequality leads to better economic outcomes overall and pulls more people out of poverty.
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Inflation Hits 9.1 Percent after Months of Empty Talk at the Fed

The FedInflationMoney and Banks

07/23/2022Mises Media
June was the fifteenth month in a row during which price inflation outpaced earnings growth. June's gap is also among the biggest we've seen in decades.
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Like the Old McCarthyism, the New McCarthyism Targets Russia

ProgressivismSocialismU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

07/23/2022Mises Media
In the 1950s, McCarthyism targeted people who were accused of supporting Russia. Today's McCarthyism targets people accused of supporting … Russia. Some things never change.
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Society Is a Blessing, but Government Is Evil

Free MarketsU.S. HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology

07/23/2022Mises Daily Articles
The safety and prosperity of the individual and of the whole depends on the principles of society and civilization, something deeper than any government.
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Consumers, Workers, and Monopolies: Free Markets Serve All

Economic FreedomFree MarketsMonetary PolicyU.S. EconomyMonopoly and Competition

07/22/2022Mises Media
The ruling class is claiming that free markets are nothing more than a "trickle-down" scheme. But a free market system really does serve society best.
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