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The Origins of Nazism

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

2 hours agoMises Daily Articles
Ludwig von Mises explains how the weakened state of German liberalism left the door open to German socialism which paved the way for Nazi ideology.
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When It Comes to Raw Power, Few Have More of It Than Central Bankers

Media and CultureSocialismValue and Exchange

Blog5 hours ago

Anticapitalists often complain that people with more money exercise power over people with less money. Yet these same people seem oddly untroubled by the fact that central bankers can manipulate the money supply at any time to enrich themselves at everyone else's expense.

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Tax Burdens, Per Capita Income, and Simpson’s Paradox

Taxes and Spending

Is there a correlation between wealth and a higher tax burden? After, people like to say that more taxes mean more public services.

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Capitalism vs. Socialism

Anti-PoliticsSocialismStrategy

02/21/2020Audio/Video
Is Bernie right to say America has become a socialist country? Jeff Deist joins guest host Judge Andrew P. Napolitano on Kennedy to discuss the "Capitalism vs. Socialism" debate within the Democrat Party.
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It's Easy to Believe AOC Has an Economics Degree

02/21/2020Power & Market

Many people seem to be under the wrong impression that getting an economics degree nowadays leads one to have reverence for private markets and entrepreneurs. That's not what economics departments teach.

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Individual Responsibility and Guilt

Philosophy and Methodology

Blog02/21/2020

Susan Neiman contends Southerners need to acknowledge guilt for slavery, segregation, and lynching, and "work off" the past. But collective responsibility is a chimera, and a dangerous one at that.

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Pennsylvania's Anarchist Experiment: 1681–1690

Free MarketsThe Police StateU.S. HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

02/21/2020Mises Daily Articles
"The reality must be faced that the new…colony of Pennsylvania lived for the greater part of four years in a de facto condition of individual anarchism, and seemed none the worse for the experience."
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