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The Constitution Does What it Was Written To Do — Expand Government Power

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog01/09/2018
The purposely open-ended Commerce Clause and deliberately nebulous phrases such as “general welfare” are in there for a reason.
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The Fed's Great Unwind: Will It Sink Us?

The Fed

12/08/2017The Austrian
Rather than look to the Fed for solutions, a more practical approach is to demystify the Fed’s damaging effect on the economy sooner rather than later.
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Trump’s Fed Picks? More of the Same!

The Fed

Blog10/24/2017
President Trump’s embrace of status quo monetary policy could prove fatal to both his presidency and the American economy.
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The Eternal Struggle Between the Merchant and the Bureaucrat

Global EconomyProtectionism and Free TradeWorld History

Civilization, it ought to be remembered, has been created by those men who have resisted power, not by those who have exercised it.
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The Fed Remains on Course – to Trouble

The Fed

07/26/2017Mises Wire
If the Fed really intends to turn away from its easy-money policies, it has three options for doing it. All of them are risky.
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The Super Bubble Is in Trouble

Money and Banks

06/26/2017Mises Wire
Once the Super-Bubble pops, we will see what people demand as the ultimate means of payment: gold or cyber units, or both.
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Trump Turns Back the Clock With Cold War Cuba U-Turn

Protectionism and Free TradeWar and Foreign Policy

Blog06/19/2017
President Trump said Friday that his new policy would be nothing short of “regime change” for Cuba.
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Trump’s Budget: Radical Change or More of the Same?

U.S. Economy

Blog06/05/2017
Trump’s budget does eliminate some unnecessary and unconstitutional programs, but it largely leaves the welfare-warfare state intact.
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