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Ryan McMaken

Editor, Mises Wire and The Austrian

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Ryan McMaken (@ryanmcmaken) is the editor of Mises Wire and The Austrian. Send him your article submissions, but read article guidelines first. Ryan has degrees in economics and political science from the University of Colorado, and was the economist for the Colorado Division of Housing from 2009 to 2014. He is the author of Commie Cowboys: The Bourgeoisie and the Nation-State in the Western Genre.

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76th Anniversary of FDR's Prison Camps

02/19/2018Power & Market

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Security Works at Disney — But Can't Work at a Public School?

Legal SystemTaxes and SpendingU.S. History

The fact that politicians get highly-attentive security guards — while school kids get a cut-rate version of security — is revealing.

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The FBI Caught Asleep at the Switch — Again

02/16/2018Power & Market

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For the Dreamers: No Deportation, No Citizenship

Bureaucracy and RegulationLegal SystemU.S. History

The federal government could elect to leave migrants alone, while also not offering citizenship. In other words, it could do nothing at all.

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Shootings: Why Don't Schools Have Better Security?

Legal SystemU.S. History

High-quality security is apparently still not a priority for many parents whose demonstrated preferences show otherwise.

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