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How College Profs Push Students to Socialism

EducationPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog05/10/2019

The true aim of these “scholar activists,” as many academics have begun calling themselves, is to propagate socialism by redefining capitalism to encompass every evil of human history. Which means they're mostly attacking straw men.

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How the Nazis Converted German Agriculture to Socialism

Blog11/19/2018

In line with Nazi economic totalitarianism overall, the National Socialists took total control of German agricultural while leaving in place an ersatz form of private ownership.

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How Capitalists Created a "War on Waste"

Production TheoryValue and Exchange

Blog11/08/2018

Private entrepreneurs have solved many environmental problems by finding ways to turn garbage into something people were willing to pay for.

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How Liberal Adoption Laws Helped Romania’s Orphans

HealthWorld HistoryValue and Exchange

Blog08/08/2018

People usually recoil at the idea of trading babies for money, but in the wake of Soviet deprivation, easy-adoption laws helped countless orphans in Romania.

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How and Why the State Destroys Society

Big GovernmentWorld HistoryOther Schools of ThoughtPolitical Theory

08/01/2018Mises Daily Articles
Since the State thrives on what it expropriates, the general decline in production that it induces by its avarice foretells its own doom. Its source of income dries up. Thus, in pulling Society down it pulls itself down.
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Harpers Ferry, Part 3: The Defeat

U.S. History

03/28/2018Audio/Video
Chris Calton concludes the story of John Brown’s raid on Harpers Ferry.
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Harpers Ferry, Part 2: The Attack

U.S. History

03/21/2018Audio/Video
Chris Calton continues the story of John Brown’s raid on Harpers Ferry.
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Harpers Ferry, Part 1: The Plan

U.S. History

03/14/2018Audio/Video
Chris Calton tells the story of John Brown’s raid on Harpers Ferry.
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