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An Economist Examines US Foreign Policy and Finds It Wanting

LiberalismProgressivismWar and Foreign Policy

Blog7 hours ago

Economist Christopher Coyne of George Mason University uses economic logic to expose the follies of militaristic US policies overseas.

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Why Cambridge Philosopher Raymond Geuss Hates Free Markets and Individualism

DemocracyLiberalismSocialism

Blog11/18/2022

Geuss claims to be a liberal against liberalism. Given that he has praised Lenin and Mao, that part about being against liberalism is certainly true. 

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The French Must Rediscover the Taste for Individual Freedom: An Interview with Professor Pascal Salin

LiberalismSocialism

Blog10/17/2022

The French, who coined the term laissez-faire, have become people thoroughly captured by statism. Professor Salin shows another way for France to go.

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The Left's Attacks on Mises Continue to Miss

LiberalismPolitical TheoryPraxeology

Blog10/14/2022

Another Marxist intellectual takes a shot at Mises. Like the other critics on the left, he understands little of what Mises wrote or believed.

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The Front Lines of the Language Wars

LiberalismPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog10/04/2022

Language is at the front lines of the battle over institutions.

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A Tale of Two Liberties

LiberalismStrategyWorld History

Blog08/18/2022

In colonial America, "liberty" came to mean rights one possessed outside of government approval. In revolutionary France (and in modern Canada) it has come to mean participation in a political system.

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The Great Reset in Action: Ending Freedom of the Press, Speech, and Expression

LiberalismProgressivism

Blog06/29/2022

Governments never have respected rights of free speech. Today, they restrict freedom of speech and of the press and promote falsehoods in the name of "protecting truth."

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The Five Stages of Totalitarianism

LiberalismSocialismThe Police State

Blog06/11/2022

Totalitarian societies do not become that way overnight. There are recognizable signs and stages which show how a society slides into that abyss.

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Putnam on Objective Ethics in Economics

Economic FreedomLiberalismSubjectivism

Blog04/08/2022

While Hilary Putnam was not a friend of free-market economics and remained a socialist throughout his life, he made important contributions to the subject of ethics.

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Against Biden's Mandates

AntipoliticsBig GovernmentLiberalismProgressivism

Blog09/10/2021

Contra Mr. Biden, this is entirely about freedom and personal choice.

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