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Private Education: The Key to Educating the Poor

Blog1 hour ago

In the developing world, government schools are notable for corruption, low quality, and few options. Private schools have stepped up to provide services where governments have failed.

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Why the "Golden Rule" Is an Obstacle to the Government's Agenda

Big GovernmentPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog7 hours ago

All too often, many want governments to do things to others we wouldn't want to have done to us.

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The Social Justice Warriors: It's Not Just About Economics

8 hours agoPower & Market

Many progressives argue rights to property are arbitrary constructs of an elite and conservative legal system; that there is nothing “natural” or legitimate about them; and that, therefore, they have no special moral status.

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The Birth of a Monster

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

02/16/2019Mises Daily Articles
As flaws in the system of fractional-reserve free banking began to appear, private central bank-like institutions known as clearinghouses sprang up, and they helped pave the way for the Fed.
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Our Disastrous Obsession with Equality

Blog02/16/2019

In a true market economy, the financial success one person cannot conceivably be the cause of someone’s else’s poverty. In fact, the opposite.

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The State Expands its Responsibilities In Order to Expand Its Power

Taxes and Spending

Blog02/16/2019

Governments take on a variety of responsibilities as a justification for greatly expanding powers — claiming these powers are necessary to fulfill these new responsibilities.

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63. A Voice for Freedom in Medicine

Health

02/15/2019Audio/Video
Who should represent physicians when doctors may hold very divergent views on matters of politics, economics, ethics, and even science? Michel Accad and Anish Koka interview Dr. Jane Orient.
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