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Abolish the ATF

Decentralization and SecessionLegal System

Unfortunately, the Trump administration recently sent the ATF in to "assist" Chicago police with local gun laws. Trump should be trying to abolish the ATF instead.
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After Brexit: Germany and the EU Will Look to Asia

Global EconomyWorld History

The importance of Asia as a trade partner will drive future EU and German policy.
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Arizona's Government Has Adopted New Pro-Gold Reforms

Gold Standard

Arizona will no longer impose taxes on capital gains from gold and silver. It's for now a small thing, but an important one.
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A Tribute to F.A. von Hayek

BiographiesWorld HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

05/08/2017Articles of Interest
To celebrate Hayek's birthday here is "A tribute to F.A. Hayek" by Ludwig von Mises, May 24, 1962.
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Americans Are More Mobile Than Many Other Societies — And That's Not Always Good

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Americans are more mobile residents of other countries, and this has many economic benefits. But residential mobility also has a number of hidden costs.
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Audit the Pentagon

The FedStrategy

No one knows what the Pentagon does with your money — including the Pentagon.
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Alan Greenspan Admits Ron Paul Was Right About Gold

Now that his career at the Fed is over, Alan Greenspan remembers what he already knew about gold and the gold standard.
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Abolish the One-Man Presidency

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory


Alexander Hamilton wanted a strong single executive who could maximize "secrecy" and "dispatch." Unfortunately, he got what he wanted.

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