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Leonard P. Liggio

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Leonard Liggio is a professor of history and law at George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia.

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Isolationism, Old and New, Part I

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryInterventionismPolitical Theory

08/06/2014Journals
During the 1964 Democratic National Convention,the American people waited while Lyndon Johnson met with the two senators, Thomas Dodd and Hubert Humphrey, between whom he would choose his vice-president. For those who were not confused by the superficial differences between them, the meeting of the...
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Why the Futile Crusade?

Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

08/06/2014Journals
Sidney Lens, by his analysis of the roots of the Cold War In The Futile Crusade, Anti-Communism as American Credo , challenges observers of American politics to a total re-examination of the American political scene. Lens demolishes the anti-Communist crusade's claim to be the preserver of...
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The Anti-Imperialism of Mises

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

06/25/2013Mises Daily Articles
Could there be a more doleful proof of the sterility of European civilization than that it can be spread by no other means than fire and sword?
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The Nondismal Science

Free MarketsMoney and BanksBusiness CyclesMonetary Theory

02/09/2010Mises Daily Articles
Economics is about the most important and interesting drama of all — human action.
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Disestablish Public Education

EducationFree MarketsInterventionismPhilosophy and Methodology

02/03/2010Mises Daily Articles
Until that happy day when education is disestablished, Illich is searching for methods of moving strongly away from the public education system.
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