Decentralization and Secession

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Claudio Grass on Swiss Decentralization and Double Majorities

Decentralization and SecessionTaxes and SpendingWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog02/29/2016

When used properly, and when restrained by the prevalence of a relatively laissez-faire ideology, democracy can indeed work as a brake on government power.

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Anarchism and Radical Decentralization Are the Same Thing

Decentralization and Secession

Blog01/29/2016

Those who wish to portray Ludwig von Mises as the "moderate" one, compared to the more radical Murray Rothbard, will often point out that Mises was no "anarchist". This assertion, however, runs into trouble when we consider Mises's comments in Liberalism.

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Why Europe Must Decentralize

Decentralization and SecessionWorld History

Blog01/23/2016
The reaction to the failure of the Schengen Area offers one example of the centralist impulse within the EU, but for another illustration of of how the EU works, we need look no further than the EU's reaction to Poland's recent elections.
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In the 19th Century, Non-Citizens in the US Could Vote in 22 States and Territories

Decentralization and SecessionU.S. History

Blog12/01/2015

In the 19th century, many western states gave the vote to non-citizens, and by using their control over who could vote, states indirectly controlled citizenship standards in the United States.

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Small Is Better: A Review of Human Scale Revisited

Decentralization and Secession

11/27/2018The Austrian
Is smaller better? Sometimes. But we also know that the power of the state is often used to grow institutions beyond what would be their natural size in a freer world.
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Mises Weekends Live! Allen Mendenhall on our Terrible Supreme Court

Big GovernmentDecentralization and SecessionMedia and CultureStrategy

09/29/2018Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Allen Mendenhall break down the hyper-politicized spectacle of the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings.
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The European Miracle

Decentralization and SecessionFree MarketsLegal SystemWorld History

07/24/2018Mises Daily Articles
It was in Europe—and above all, America — that human beings first achieved per capita economic growth over a long period of time.
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Caitlin Long: Will Blockchain Free Us from Wall Street?

Decentralization and SecessionFinancial MarketsMoney and Banks

06/22/2018Audio/Video
Caitlin Long explains how blockchain technology might blow up the financial service and banking industries.
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