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How Can We Restore Freedom and Sound Money in the US and the UK? Some Ideas

Bureaucracy and RegulationFree MarketsMonetary PolicyMoney and BanksGold Standard

01/31/2023Mises Media
It is no secret that freedom, both socially and economically, are disappearing in the USA and Great Britain. The consequences will be most severe if we do not reverse these patterns.
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Hans-Hermann Hoppe on For a New Liberty at 50

Book ReviewsLibertarianismPhilosophy

01/30/2023Mises Media
No one will read For a New Liberty and not see the world with very different eyes afterward.
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How Capitalism Made Christmas a Holiday for Children

CapitalismU.S. EconomyU.S. History

01/21/2023Mises Media
It is no coincidence that the boom in mass-produced goods made specifically for children, "coincided closely with the rise of the middle-classes, industry, and capitalism."
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History Shows High Inflation Can Last Over Ten Years

The FedInflationU.S. EconomyU.S. History

01/04/2023Mises Media
Wall Street has convinced itself that the Fed will soon engineer a "soft landing" by bringing down inflation without an accompanying recession. They need to rethink their beliefs.
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Hayek on the Difference between Science and Scientism

HayekPhilosophy

01/02/2023Mises Media
Modern progressive governance claims it has science on its side. Hayek's Nobel speech put holes in that viewpoint.
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Historical Christianity as a Liberating Force in China

DemocracyThe Police StateWorld History

01/01/2023Mises Media
The Chinese Community Party's crackdown in Christian churches reflects the perceived antiauthoritarian nature of Christianity and the party's fear of a competing alternative worldview.
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How Marxism Abuses Ethics and Science to Deceive Its Followers

Free MarketsSocialismHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPhilosophy and Methodology

12/31/2022Mises Media
While socialists posit socialism as a humane and ethical system, it is anything but that. Mises understood its brutality long before socialism gripped the world.
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How the State Seized Control of Marriage

LawLegal SystemProgressivismU.S. History

12/12/2022Mises Media
State regulation of marriage—and the ensuing secularization of marriage that followed—is a historical development that was part of the larger trend toward the expansion of state power.
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How the Middle-Class Dining Room Revolutionized Domestic Life

Media and CultureU.S. History

12/06/2022Mises Media
For families and friends gathering for Thanksgiving this year, many will assemble in a room called the "dining room." This is a modern luxury made possible by the bourgeois merchants of old.
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How Easy Money Fueled the FTX Crypto Collapse

BitcoinCronyism and CorporatismThe FedInflation

11/28/2022Mises Media
Many investors forget that when the easy money is flowing, financial mediocrities and even outright frauds can be made to look like legitimate geniuses.
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