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Why (Most) Children Shouldn't Vote

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog17 min ago

Whether or not a child should vote depends on whether or not he or she is a net taxpayer. 

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Rothbard on National Liberation

Decentralization and SecessionPolitical Theory

Blog6 hours ago

Nationalism is not a unitary, monolithic phenomenon. If it is aggressive, we should oppose it; if liberatory, we should favor it. 

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Why Understanding Inflation Is So Important

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog9 hours ago

Conflating "inflation" with a general rise in prices prevents understanding the true problem with inflation. 

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New Florida Gun Law Makes Florida Less Safe

Bureaucracy and RegulationLegal SystemThe Police State


The new Florida legislation is a mess, but it does manage to introduce some chilling language about mental health.

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Jeff Deist: Are Millennials Abandoning Liberty?

Media and CultureStrategy

After watching students across the nation march this week against gun rights, are we seeing young Americans abandoning liberty?

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Why Newspapers Are Going Out of Business

Media and CultureValue and Exchange


Newspapers apparently have a very high opinion of the quality of the product they're turning out. Many consumers seem to disagree. 

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Mises and Hayek Dehomogenized

BiographiesThe EntrepreneurAustrian Economics OverviewCalculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurshipPhilosophy and Methodology

03/17/2018Review of Austrian Economics, Volumes 1-10
Today, the term "Austrian economics" is used to designate two very different paradigms.


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Have Progressives Won “The Culture War?”

Media and CultureStrategy


There is no bright shiny line between cultural issues and economic ones. 

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Class Conflict and Revolutionary Socialism

SocialismOther Schools of Thought


The fundamental concept of the Communist Manifesto  was that of “class” and “class conflict.” But Marx didn’t say what a “class” was.

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It Doesn't Take a Genius to Understand Economics

03/16/2018Power & Market

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