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Chris Calton

Chris Calton is a 2018 Mises Institute Research Fellow and an economic historian. He is writer and host of the Historical Controversies podcast.

See also his YouTube channel here.

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How College Profs Push Students to Socialism

EducationU.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryWorld History

05/14/2019Mises Media
The true aim of these “scholar activists,” as many academics have begun calling themselves, is to propagate socialism by redefining capitalism to encompass every evil of human history. Which means they're mostly attacking straw men.
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How College Profs Push Students to Socialism

EducationPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog05/10/2019

The true aim of these “scholar activists,” as many academics have begun calling themselves, is to propagate socialism by redefining capitalism to encompass every evil of human history. Which means they're mostly attacking straw men.

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Life After Shiloh: Tory Rule

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

05/01/2019Mises Media
Focusing primarily on the story of nine-year-old Elsie Duncan, Chris recounts the terrible years that followed the Battle of Shiloh for the civilians left in its wake.
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Reefer Madness: Government Efforts to Criminalize Marijuana

Big GovernmentU.S. History

04/25/2019Mises Media
Chris Calton overviews the history of governmental efforts to stigmatize marijuana.
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Reefer Madness: Government Efforts to Criminalize Marijuana

Big GovernmentHealthU.S. History

04/22/2019Mises Media
Chris Calton presents to Young Americans for Liberty at Auburn University on 20 April 2019.
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