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Connecting Austrian Economics & Liberty

Tom Woods discusses the power of Austrian Economics. Woods is a senior fellow at the Mises Institute. This video is...

Mises U 2015

Common Objections to Capitalism

Recorded at the Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama, on 21 July 2015.

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With Mass Shootings, the State Makes Us Less Safe
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With Mass Shootings, the State Makes Us Less Safe

President Obama has claimed that mass shootings do not occur in other countries. But, the data is clear that they do...

The Good Ol’ Days: When Tax Rates Were 90 Percent
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The Good Ol' Days: When Tax Rates Were 90 Percent

Bernie Sanders and other advocates for more taxes like to note that income tax rates hit 90 percent in the 1950s. What...

The Week in Review: November 21, 2015
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The Week in Review: November 21, 2015

The Paris attacks forced the world’s attention away from causes such as the plight of “white privilege...

Louis Rouanet on Mises Weekends
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Louis Rouanet: The Paris Terror Attacks

Jeff Deist and Louis Rouanet discuss the recent terrorist attacks in Paris.

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European Borders May be Redrawn as Europe Embraces Nationalism

EU members are closing their borders across Europe, effectively redrawing the map. But this doesn't mean an end to...

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Praxeology of Coercion: Catallactics vs. Cratics

In this paper, a “praxeology of coercion,” or, more precisely, an analysis of interpersonal actions...