Mises Wire

The US Government Punishes People for Helping Dying Children

Blog06/11/2017
The US government prosecuted an American man for trying to help the children that US officials were trying to kill with their sanctions.
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The Cultural Consequences of the Federal Reserve

From the ArchivesMedia and CultureMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog06/01/2017
Our inflation and debt-based system encourages our society to adopt a short-term perspective.
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The American Way of War Is a Budget-Breaker

Taxes and SpendingWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

Blog05/18/2017
Perhaps it’s time to finally consider the true costs of America's current wars in lives lost, dollars spent, and opportunities squandered.
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The "Operating System" for Western Civilization

Political Theory

Blog03/08/2017
Laissez-faire liberalism is the only "operating system" based on consent.
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The "Curse" of Labor-Saving Machinery Is Nothing New

Free MarketsWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog01/10/2017

Amazon's new cashier-less and staff-less store is just the latest move in a long history of innovations that have made workers obsolete.

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The Euro Crisis

Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking

07/28/2016Audio/Video
David Howden explains the basics of the European Union and the economic crises it has caused.
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