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Means Testing Your Social Security Payments

U.S. EconomyInterventionism

09/24/2012Mises Daily Articles
The magnitude of the unfunded liabilities is so vast that Congress will be trapped.
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Moral Realism vs. Evolutionary Biology?

Other Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

09/20/2012Mises Daily Articles
Suppose one says that it is wrong to initiate force against people. What does it mean to say that this claim is true ?
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Marx and Alienation

War and Foreign PolicyHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

09/20/2012Mises Daily Articles
"Alienation," to Marx, bears no relation to the fashionable prattle of Marxoid intellectuals.
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Murphy on Man, Economy, and State

History of the Austrian School of Economics

09/11/2012Mises Daily Articles
I highly recommend Robert Murphy's insightful evaluation of Murray Rothbard's <em>Man, Economy, and State</em> on the 50th anniversary of its publication.
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Man, Economy, and State at 50

History of the Austrian School of Economics

09/11/2012Mises Daily Articles
Murray Rothbard eventually realized that he was writing a brand new treatise.
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Marx's Path to Communism

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

09/06/2012Mises Daily Articles
Historians dismiss young Karl's poems as inchoate romantic yearnings, but they are too congruent with the adult Marx's doctrines to be dismissed.
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Marx and Inevitability

World HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of Thought

08/30/2012Mises Daily Articles
Karl Marx did not propose to leave the attainment of communism to the imperfect free wills of mankind.
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Mises versus Menger?

Monetary Theory

08/28/2012Mises Daily Articles
Even if they differed on the similarity of the social and physical sciences, it does not follow that Mises and Menger differed on the correct method of economics.
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Mind the Theory

Praxeology

08/13/2012Mises Daily Articles
The saying that things may work nicely in theory, but do not necessarily work in practice is well known, but there's good theory and bad theory.
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Millennial Communism

Free MarketsHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsInterventionism

08/09/2012Mises Daily Articles
Marx's devotion to communism was his crucial point, far more central than the dialectic, the class struggle, the theory of surplus value, and all the rest.
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