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Low Inflation Is No Threat to the Economy

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog3 hours ago

What matters is not price rises as such, but the increase in the money supply that sets in motion the exchange of nothing for something or "the counterfeit effect." Business cycles and recessions follow.

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The Righteous Bosses of the New Deal

Booms and BustsU.S. HistoryInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

3 hours agoMises Daily Articles
There never has been in American politics a religion so expansively and luminously righteous as the New Deal.
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Does the US Need a Rate Cut? No!

6 hours agoPower & Market

A rate cut would only create a larger problem in the future. If the already dangerous corporate and sovereign debt bubble grows significantly more, no monetary policy will prevent a debt crisis.

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Doctors Are Not "Playing God," But the Government Certainly Is

Bureaucracy and Regulation

Blog11 hours ago

The Canadian government wants to force doctors to assist patients with euthanasia. But doctors should be free to refuse service to anyone, and refusal doesn't mean doctors are "blocking access" to healthcare or anything else.

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Why Most People Embrace the State — And Why Some Will Always Reject It

World History

Blog06/15/2019

Not all the public is deluded or sunk into habitual submission. In contrast to "the brutish mass," there is always an elite who will understand the reality of the situation.

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Inflation: The Soviet Tool for Destroying Money

Money and BanksWorld History

Blog06/15/2019

The Bolsheviks were shocked to discover the destruction of money failed to bring about the rational economic order that the Communists believed to be inevitable.

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Iran: America's Latest Drive for War

War and Foreign Policy

Blog06/14/2019

The US government wants us all to pay and sacrifice for yet another war. And it's using all the usual old tricks to try and have its way.

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