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Federal Judges Are Waging War on the Fourth Amendment

Legal System

Blog08/08/2019

Federal judges have served as loyal foot soldiers for police who enthusiastically use every trick in the book to violate and nullify the Bill of Rights.

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From God or the Sword?

Free MarketsU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionism

08/02/2019Mises Daily Articles
Any profitable inquiry into the character of the American State must therefore take into account the distinction between making a living by production and gaining a living by predation; that is, between economics and politics.
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Facing Inflation Alone: Juan de Mariana and His Struggle against Monetary Chaos

History of the Austrian School of EconomicsMonetary Theory

01/31/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
Several generations have benefited unknowingly from Mariana's courageous efforts to defend private property and freedom against the tyrants of his day.
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Free Will and the Market Place

Free Markets

Blog11/29/2018

If the laws of economics are either unknown or not heeded, the inevitable penalty will be an economy of scarcity and poverty.

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Forming West Virginia

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

09/26/2018Audio/Video
When Virginia decided to join the South, many Unionists in the western portion of the state were opposed to the move.
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Forming the Confederate Government

U.S. History

05/10/2018Audio/Video
More Deep South states join South Carolina in seceding from the Union.
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Filibuster in Nicaragua, Part 6: William Walker vs. Cornelius Vanderbilt

U.S. HistoryWorld History

03/07/2018Audio/Video
Chris Calton concludes the story of William Walker and his hope of “Americanizing” Latin America.
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Filibuster in Nicaragua, Part 5: President William Walker

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

02/28/2018Audio/Video
Chris Calton continues the story of William Walker and his hope of “Americanizing” Latin America.
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