Mises Wire

Audio: Tom Woods and Ryan McMaken on Policing and Abolishing the FBI

Legal SystemThe Police StatePolitical Theory

Blog08/27/2016

Tom Woods and I spoke about the FBI and its origins, and why law enforcement is made more dangerous by the state's drive to manage our lives.

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The Week in Review: August 27, 2016

Big GovernmentHealthInterventionism

Blog08/26/2016

The larger government becomes, the more important it is to have it on your side.

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Why Do Americans Have Such High Incomes and So Little Savings?

EducationHealthPolitical Theory

Blog08/26/2016

Americans enjoy one of the world's highest incomes levels. But their fondness for spending means they have have relatively low levels of wealth.

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Tom DiLorenzo: What Socialism Really Is

Other Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

08/26/2016Audio/Video
Tom DiLorenzo presents a concise refutation of the enduring myths surrounding socialism.

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Reality Gets in the Way: The Trouble with Demand Curves

Blog08/26/2016

A lack of understanding about prices and consumers has led to far bigger problems in macroeconomics and public policy.

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The Eight Marks of Fascist Policy

Big GovernmentThe Police StateInterventionism

This nation, conceived in liberty, has been kidnapped by the fascist state.

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Clinton's Pay-to-Play Is the Natural Consequence of Big Government

The EntrepreneurTaxes and SpendingEntrepreneurshipInterventionism

Blog08/25/2016

When donors give big bucks to the Clinton Foundation, they may just be paying the price of doing business in a highly regulated economy.

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How Central Banks Are Bleeding the Middle Class Dry

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Pension funds, savings accounts, and insurance funds — all essential middle class tools for savings — are seeing their yields dry up.

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Millennials Love Free Markets, But Don't Understand Them

Taxes and SpendingPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog08/24/2016

How is it possible for Millennials to favor both a socialist government and a capitalist economy? It is simple, they don't truly understand the concepts.

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The US National Debt Load is Second-Worst in the World

U.S. Economy

Blog08/24/2016

When we look at the federal debt as a percentage of tax revenues, the US is behind only Japan when it comes to debt loads.

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