U.S. HistoryWorld History
Why is it that starving Venezuelans are eating dogs while Americans are rescuing dogs from hurricanes?
Protectionism and Free TradePolitical TheoryValue and Exchange
In spite of claims they will benefit society overall, interventionist policies designed to benefit certain interest groups ultimately only help certain groups at the expense of everyone else.
PricesValue and Exchange
If local prices are sending the message that everything's perfectly normal, residents may be overly optimistic about the risks they face during natural disasters.
An increasing reliance on military contractors has allowed US policymakers to keep more wars going while using fewer and fewer US troops in combat.
Racists are often willing to pay higher prices for the psychic profit of living in certain neighborhoods. J. Dallas Bowser was happy to take their money.
Police officer Amber Guyger accidently trespassed in a private home, and then shot the owner. Her defenders say it's complicated. Now just imagine if a private citizen had done what she did.
Booms and BustsThe FedInterventionismMonetary Theory
Booms and BustsMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
Selgin thinks fractional reserve banking critics are akin to "flat-earthers", but he gets some important points wrong.