Mises Wire

The Path to Victory

StrategyPolitical Theory

Many of the conventional strategies favored by freedom activists often fail to produce results. Lew Rockwell suggests some alternative strategies.

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Let's Boycott Them!

Anti-PoliticsDemocracyThe Police StateU.S. History

Blog06/07/2022

Since the state is incorrigible and incapable of being reformed, perhaps the best way to deal with government predations is to boycott the elections.

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Degradation and Nationalization: The Inevitable Ways of Russian Autocratic Economic Policy

Big GovernmentSocialismWar and Foreign Policy

Blog06/07/2022

Between Western sanctions and its own statist economic intervention, the Russian economy is headed downward and there is not much optimism ahead.

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Political and Economic Entrepreneurship: Freedom Depends on the Latter

Economic PolicyThe Entrepreneur

Blog06/06/2022

When we speak of entrepreneurship, we need to specify if it is economic or political. The first expands wealth and freedom; the second makes us poorer and less free.

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Finland and Sweden in NATO: Disregarding the Benefits of Neutrality

War and Foreign Policy

Blog06/06/2022

In seeking membership in NATO, Finland and Sweden seem to believe they will have more military security. But they also are giving up their precious independence.

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Florida's Social Media Anticensorship Law and the Court's Tortured Legal Logic

DemocracyLaw

Blog06/06/2022

Florida's anticensorship law is being boosted as a defense of free speech. In reality, it turns the First Amendment upside down.

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Bastiat Predicted the Baby Formula Crisis 170 Years before It Happened

Economic PolicyPrice ControlsProtectionism and Free Trade

Blog06/04/2022

Although Biden presented the formula shortage as caused by "forces" outside the USA, the shortage is homegrown. Bastiat could have explained why.

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Greenspan Would Be Proud: A Lesson in Fed Speak

The FedMoney and Banks

Blog06/04/2022

The Federal Reserve continues the proud Greenspan tradition of obfuscation and confusing language to describe its reckless actions.

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