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Does the US need a rate cut? No.

1 hour agoPower & Market

A rate cut would only create a larger problem in the future. If the already dangerous corporate and sovereign debt bubble grow significantly more, no monetary policy will prevent a debt crisis.

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Doctors Are Not "Playing God," But the Government Certainly Is

Bureaucracy and Regulation

Blog6 hours ago

The Canadian government wants to force doctors to assist patients with euthanasia. But doctors should be free to refuse service to anyone, and refusal doesn't mean doctors are "blocking access" to healthcare or anything else.

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Why Most People Embrace the State — And Why Some Will Always Reject It

World History

Blog06/15/2019

Not all the public is deluded or sunk into habitual submission. In contrast to "the brutish mass," there is always an elite who will understand the reality of the situation.

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Inflation: The Soviet Tool for Destroying Money

Money and BanksWorld History

Blog06/15/2019

The Bolsheviks were shocked to discover the destruction of money failed to bring about the rational economic order that the communists believed to be inevitable.

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Why the Next British Prime Minister Should Privatize the BBC

Corporate WelfareMedia and CultureSocialism

Blog06/15/2019

Quite simply, there should be no public policy box marked “broadcasting.”

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Iran: America's Latest Drive for War

War and Foreign Policy

Blog06/14/2019

The US government wants us all to pay and sacrifice for yet another war. And it's using all the usual old tricks to try and have its way.

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Alienated America

Free MarketsPolitical Theory

06/14/2019The Austrian
Readers of Tim Carney's 'Alienated America' will gain much from the author's account of civil society. After all, isolated individuals do not make for a successful marketplace. Free markets succeed best in the context a stable civil society.
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Homelessness and the Failure of Urban Renewal

Labor and WagesPoverty

Blog06/14/2019

We continue to live with the wreckage of failed urban renewal, and Progressive city planning. And the evidence can be seen in the tent cities and makeshift latrines we now see in public spaces.

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