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Africa's Entrepreneurs: The Igbos of Nigeria

The EntrepreneurWorld History

Blog5 hours ago

Groups targeted by class warriors in America will achieve more if they follow the Igbos’  path and ignore the politics of grievance.

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Federalism, Not Centralization, Is the Way out of the Current Conflicts

Decentralization and SecessionProgressivism

Blog07/06/2022

Since the overturning of Roe v. Wade, pundits on the Left have demanded even more centralization of government. But federalism is the best way forward.

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Civil Society and Counterrevolution against Progressivism

PhilosophyProgressivismWorld HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog07/06/2022

"Repealing the twentieth century" sounds like madness to many. Yet the progressivism that came from that century will be the death knell of civilization if not stopped.

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Krugman Is Wrong (Again): Artificially Low Interest Rates Created Bubbles

The FedInflationCapital and Interest Theory

Blog07/05/2022

Paul Krugman denies that the Fed artificially suppressed interest rates. As usual, Krugman neither understands interest rates nor the effects of inflationary policies.

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Entrepreneurship Should Be the Goal, Not White-Collar Jobs

The EntrepreneurPovertySocialismEntrepreneurship

Blog07/05/2022

Many of the best-known civil rights leaders eschewed entrepreneurship, emphasizing that blacks seek employment in the professions and government jobs.

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Foreign Policy Fail: Biden's Sanctions are a Windfall For Russia!

War and Foreign Policy

Blog07/05/2022

As Newsweek noted last week, Russian television pundits are joking that with the financial windfall Russia has seen since sanctions were imposed, “Biden is of course our agent.”

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Yes, They Were Socialists: How the Nazis Waged War on Private Property

Cronyism and CorporatismSocialism

Blog07/05/2022

The myth that won't die is that Nazi Germany was a fully functioning free-market economy. In truth, it was effectively as socialist as its supposed rival, the USSR.

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Rothbard: The Free-Market and Anti-Government Roots of the American Revolution

Blog07/04/2022

Being libertarians, the revolutionaries saw no conflict between moral and political rights on the one hand and economic freedom on the other.

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