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Coto Mixto: Anarchy in Galicia

AnarchyAntipoliticsWorld History

06/17/2023Mises Media
People commonly believe that a society without central political authority will dissolve into chaos. But a small kingdom within Spain existed peacefully for seven hundred years under what we would call anarchy.
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Can We Understand AI? A Response to Jordan Peterson’s Podcast

Bureaucracy and RegulationFree MarketsLaw

06/15/2023Mises Media
All too often, when we see a new technology we don't understand, our natural inclination is to condemn it. Artificial intelligence is no exception.
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Can We Protect Ourselves from Inflation?

The FedInflationU.S. Economy

06/09/2023Mises Media
Despite all of the inflation-fighting talk from the Fed, the truth is that the government benefits from inflating the currency. We need to know how to defend ourselves.
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Committing Domestic Violence against Men . . . Just for a Giggle

LawMedia and CulturePolitics

06/07/2023Mises Media
Domestic violence is a stain on society, but it is worse if we only care about violence committed against people of one sex.
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Crowding Out: The Fed May Be Killing the Private Sector to Save the Government

Money and Banks

06/03/2023Mises Media
A "soft landing" is impossible unless the government cuts both taxes and government spending at the same time interest rates are rising. This won't happen, so get ready for a hard landing.
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Comprehensive Reform versus Piecemeal Reform

Decentralization and SecessionDemocracyHayekPoliticsU.S. History

05/25/2023Mises Media
Should political reform be the result of a much-discussed comprehensive plan? Or should it come about through decentralized decision-making that deals with the situations at hand?
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Charles Schwab and Other Big Banks May Be Secretly Insolvent

The FedMoney and BanksU.S. Economy

05/15/2023Mises Media
While the Fed and the Biden administration try to assure Americans that their banks are safe and secure, the numbers tell a different story.
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Canada’s Legal Counterfeiting Ring Is a Product of Progressive Democracy

Central BanksDemocracyInflationMoney and BanksProgressivism

05/10/2023Mises Media
Canada created its central bank during the Great Depression, ostensibly to stabilize the currency and protect the banking system. Today, that system is falling apart, thanks to inflationary central bank policies.
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Cancel Culture: The Digital Panopticon

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureThe Police State

04/19/2023Mises Media
Like Bentham's panopticon, modern cancel culture is built upon fear and online bullying, making people police their own thoughts.
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Canada's Impotent Justice System Is the Product of Dysfunctional Canadian Democracy

Bureaucracy and RegulationDemocracySocialismThe Police State

04/18/2023Mises Media
Violent crime is on the rise in Canada, and its progressive democracy is helpless to stop it. Further empowerment of the state makes things worse.
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