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How Central Banks Fund Our Age of Endless War

War and Foreign PolicyMoney and Banking

10/31/2019Mises Daily Articles
It is no coincidence that the century of total war coincided with the century of central banking.
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C.S. Lewis Describes How To Combat Fake News

Blog10/31/2019

There's nothing necessarily wrong with social shunning and ostracization used against those who seek to destroy others through lies and media manipulation.  

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Chilean Protesters Claim Inequality Made Them Do It

Global Economy

Blog10/31/2019

It's hard to see how burning subway cars and torching businesses will reduce inequality in Chile. But the protestors there claim their violence is justified by the fact some people are richer than others.

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The Limits of Social Spending as a Driver of Economic Equality

Blog10/30/2019

The more widespread social programs become, the more they tend to undermine the social interactions and exchanges necessary to build wealth. 

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Polygenic Risk Scoring: An Epidemiologist’s Perspective

Health

10/30/2019Audio/Video
Accad and Koka interview Dr. Cecile Janssens, whose research concerns the translation of genomics research to applications in clinical and public health practice.
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PG&E's Failures Show the Dangers of Government-Imposed Utility Monopolies

Bureaucracy and RegulationCronyism and CorporatismMonopoly and Competition

Blog10/30/2019

 The reason PG&E can get away with such outrageous mismanagement is that the California government literally guarantees them their business.

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