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Balance of Trade

Mises DailySeptember 5, 2012
Resign to them the management of tariffs, and they will give up all dispute with you in the domain of theory.

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False Choices and the True Dilemma

Mises DailySeptember 5, 2012
Gradual approaches to socialism, like the one in the United States, often rely on combining Soviet-style bureaucratization and Nazi-like interventionism.

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The Economic Irrationality of the State

Mises DailySeptember 4, 2012
Mises was correct about the inherent irrationality of the socialist state but did not extend his critique to the irrational essence of the state itself.

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The Decline of the Plymouth Colony

Mises DailySeptember 4, 2012
What, in all this time, was happening to Plymouth, the mother colony of all New England? Succinctly, it was rapidly and irretrievably declining.

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If Only D'Souza Were Right

Mises DailySeptember 3, 2012
Neither the Right nor the Left will want to admit that D'Souza's film is a long whitewash of the policies of George W. Bush...

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Economics and the Citizen

Mises DailySeptember 3, 2012
Economics deals with society's fundamental problems; it concerns everyone and belongs to all. It is the main and proper study of every citizen...

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The Real Ron Paul Revolution

Mises DailyAugust 31, 2012
Chances are, any young libertarian you meet today will tell you that their chief influence in becoming a libertarian was Ron Paul.

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The Voice of Tyranny

Mises DailyAugust 31, 2012
Those of us still possessed of our faculties of speech and writing might want to use them to communicate as vividly as we can.

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The Theory of Money

Mises DailyAugust 31, 2012
Anything that affects the value of money affects every market transaction.

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Gun Control — on the Government's Guns

Mises DailyAugust 30, 2012
The threat of deadly force is implicitly present in every law, regulation, ruling, or decree that emanates from any government office, at any level.

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