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Review: The Classical Liberal Case For Israel

World History

Walter Block and Alan Futerman assert that “to be anti-Zionist is to be against the entire concept of private property” and "is tantamount to denying the basic rights of private property in a broad sense."

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Rethinking Keynesian Theory: Debunking Interest Rates and Inflation Myths

InflationKeynesU.S. EconomyCapital and Interest Theory


Because Keynesian theory has triumphed in the economics world, people are subject to the worst kind of government intervention in the economy. Debunking Keynes is the first step toward economic sanity.

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Rising Interest Rates and the "Great Reset" Bubble

Central BanksInflationMedia and CultureThe Police State


While the “Great Reset” involves an unholy alliance between governments and big businesses, implementing its policies is impossible without central banks suppressing interest rates. Now that rates are rising, people are finding firsthand the real costs of the “Great Reset.”

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Reflections on the Libertarian Role in Society

LibertarianismMedia and CultureSocialismWorld History


As the recent election of Javier Milei in Argentina shows us, there still is a place in the political world for libertarian thinking. Liberty is a goal still worth pursuing.

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Resurrecting the Failed Policy of Rent Control

U.S. Economy


When it comes to housing, the solution to the problem of affordability is rather straightforward: build more. Slapping price controls on housing in the form of “rent control” only makes things worse.

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Rothbard and Mises vs. Calhoun on the Natural Right to Secede

U.S. HistoryWorld History


It is only among radical classical liberals where we see a sustained support for a natural right to secession and self-determination, consistently applied. This sets the liberals apart from nationalist and conservative secessionists.

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Review of: Deception: The Great Covid Cover-up

Big GovernmentLawThe Police StateU.S. History


While those that foisted the covid lockdowns and restrictions on the public are asking for “forgiveness,” Rand Paul is asking for the truth. Phil Duffy reviews Paul's book documenting governing elites' lies and cover-ups.

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