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The Myths Behind "Equal Pay Day"

Bureaucracy and RegulationValue and Exchange

Blog04/25/2018

If the "pay gap" narrative were true, "greedy" employers would hire more women to get the same work done at lower wages.

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The Many Ways the Pope Is Wrong About Capitalism

Blog03/31/2018

Although the pope remains unaware of this, the rise and development of capitalism has resulted in a massive decrease in global poverty.

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The New Progressives

Political Theory

Blog11/16/2017
The "liberaltarian" ideology is just watered-down libertarianism.
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The Voluntaryist Constitution

Legal SystemPolitical Theory

Is it possible to write a constitution that truly limits the powers of the state?

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Tax Cuts for "the Rich" Are Taxing Everybody

Blog10/23/2017
Opponents of reduced corporate taxes focus on the wrong thing: measured effects on incomes of “the rich” rather than benefits produced for others.
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The Posthumous Rothbard

U.S. History

Blog10/20/2017
The Progressive Era was a prelude to our present regime, as Rothbard's new book makes abundantly clear.
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Trump vs. Jefferson on Freedom of the Press

Blog10/16/2017
There is never a time to attack the freedom of the press, even if we think the press is spreading "fake news."
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Taking Off Our Economic Blinders

Taxes and SpendingPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog02/01/2017
Henry Hazlitt's Economics in One Lesson helps us see the many aspects of intervention in the marketplace we might not have noticed before.
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