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Peace through Strength? Excessive US Military Spending Encourages More War

The FedThe Police StateTaxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyWar and Foreign Policy

06/05/2022Mises Media
American politicians claim that excessive military spending makes Americans "safe." The record shows otherwise.
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Police Botched the Uvalde Standoff. Now Gun Controllers Want to Give Police More Power.

DemocracyLawLegal SystemThe Police State

06/04/2022Mises Media
Police stood around outside the Uvalde, Texas, school while a gunman shot children inside. Meanwhile, gun control advocates tell us we should just trust the cops to keep us safe.
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Property Rights Are Human Rights

05/18/2022Mises Daily Articles
Much is heard these days of the distinction between human rights and property rights. But far from being in conflict, property rights are the most basic of all human rights.
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Proliferation Isn't the Problem. Legacy Nuclear Powers Again Threaten the Globe.

War and Foreign Policy

05/13/2022Mises Media
Here we are in 2022, worrying about if the world's oldest nuclear powers will be the ones to touch off a global nuclear war. It's not Pakistan or North Korea or "proliferation." It's Washington and Moscow, yet again.
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Postcovid America: Racked by Inflation, Americans Pay Too Much for Drugs

Corporate WelfareCronyism and CorporatismPrice Controls

05/11/2022Mises Media
The patent system in pharmaceuticals incentivizes firms to game the system for monopoly profits.
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Political Upheaval Is Not Threatening "Our Democracy." Our Democracy Is.


04/21/2022Mises Media
The current political polarization in the USA is not a "threat" to "our democracy." Instead, democracy as we know it is the prime reason for the polarization.
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Prosperidad vs. paz

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

03/26/2022Mises Daily Articles
Los escritores colectivistas y neomercantilistas de hoy buscan la prosperidad por un camino que necesariamente nos aleja cada vez más de la paz.
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Prosperity vs. Peace

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

03/26/2022Mises Daily Articles
The collectivistic and neomercantilistic writers of today seek prosperity along a road that necessarily takes us further and further away from peace.
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Piedras en pan: el milagro keynesiano

Monetary TheoryOther Schools of Thought

03/18/2022Mises Daily Articles
Ludwig von Mises fue el gran opositor de John Maynard Keynes. En este artículo, que aparece por primera vez en Internet, Mises desenmascara a Keynes como defensor de la pseudociencia de la magia monetaria.
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Por qué ocurre el ciclo económico

Booms and BustsBusiness Cycles

02/18/2022Mises Daily Articles
Por casi cien años, los economistas han buscado a tientas una explicación para el ciclo económico, escribe Murray Rothbard, pasando por alto la explicación austriaca.
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