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What Mises Could Teach Today's Nationalists

SocialismPolitical Theory

02/12/2019The Austrian
Dr. Gordon analyzes Yoram Hazony's new book The Virtue of Nationalism , in which Dr. Gordon examines Hazony's flawed but useful critique of political universalism.
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Burt Blumert: Hero

Blog02/11/2019

Today would have been the 90th birthday of Burt Blumert, a key figure in the modern libertarian movement.

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Anthony de Jasay, RIP

World History

Blog01/28/2019

Anthony de Jasay, an important  free market  economist and political philosopher passed away on January 23.

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The Shutdown Shows Us How Unreliable and Harmful Government Can Really Be

Blog01/26/2019

The shutdown is an example of how the government cannot be counted on to deliver on its promises.

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France's Protests: Why It's Different This Time

Blog01/24/2019

The core problems protested by the "Yellow Vests" are largely of an economic nature, while they also targeted the political class that is widely seen as being out of touch with reality.

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Two Definitions of "Freedom" — Only One of Them Is Right

Philosophy and Methodology

Blog01/18/2019

Many Americans now believe in a version of "freedom" which is nothing of the sort — because it requires more violent coercion exercised by government agents.

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Why Politics Divides People

Big GovernmentMedia and CulturePolitical Theory

01/17/2019Mises Daily Articles
The only real solution to negative-attack politics is to reduce the power and scope of government over our lives.
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Codes to Live By

Philosophy and Methodology

01/11/2019Reviews
Hazlitt sees clearly that because capitalism promotes freedom, justice and productivity it has far more right to be called "social" (or "moral") than socialism which in its despotism actually promotes a code of immorality.
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