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The Burnside Expedition

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

12/26/2018Audio/Video
Chris Calton details an often overlooked victory by the Union.
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The Anatomy of a Government Shutdown

Blog12/22/2018

Bureaucrats manipulate government shutdowns so that they are likely to produce the political outcomes the bureaucrats want. 

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1861 in Review

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

12/19/2018Audio/Video
In this mini-episode, Chris Calton briefly reviews the important themes and takeaways from the first year of the Civil War.
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Building a Blockade

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

12/12/2018Audio/Video
Chris Calton details how technological innovations changed the course of naval warfare during the Civil War.
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What the Fake History of Guns Can Teach Us

Blog12/07/2018

The academic trends in recent decades demonstrate just how far academia has fallen (or, alternatively, how bad it has always been) when it comes to fashionable political agendas.

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The Anaconda Plan

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

12/05/2018Audio/Video
Chris Calton details the early attempts of ocean warfare in the Civil War.
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Doesn't Understand What Capitalists Do

Blog12/05/2018

While it may seem to many that the capitalist provides no benefit to the market, but without Earnhardt Jr. taking on the function of the entrepreneur, there would be no car to drive, no strategy to call, no wrench to turn.

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