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Automobiles Freed Us from the Tyranny of Horses

U.S. EconomyU.S. History

Blog12/22/2017
Even when it wasn't in use, a horse owner was always tethered to his horse, either literally or figuratively.
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After Vegas Shooting, It's Time to Take Private Security Seriously

Big GovernmentDecentralization and SecessionStrategy

Blog10/03/2017

The state goes to great pains to protect its own personnel from violence and harm. The public, on the other hand, seems far less concerned.

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Abolish the ATF

Decentralization and SecessionLegal System

Blog07/10/2017
Unfortunately, the Trump administration recently sent the ATF in to "assist" Chicago police with local gun laws. Trump should be trying to abolish the ATF instead.
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After Brexit: Germany and the EU Will Look to Asia

Global EconomyWorld History

Blog06/19/2017
The importance of Asia as a trade partner will drive future EU and German policy.
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Arizona's Government Has Adopted New Pro-Gold Reforms

Gold Standard

Blog05/30/2017
Arizona will no longer impose taxes on capital gains from gold and silver. It's for now a small thing, but an important one.
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A Tribute to F.A. von Hayek

BiographiesWorld HistoryHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

05/08/2017Articles of Interest
To celebrate Hayek's birthday here is "A tribute to F.A. Hayek" by Ludwig von Mises, May 24, 1962.
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Americans Are More Mobile Than Many Other Societies — And That's Not Always Good

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog05/01/2017
Americans are more mobile residents of other countries, and this has many economic benefits. But residential mobility also has a number of hidden costs.
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Audit the Pentagon

The FedStrategy

Blog04/05/2017
No one knows what the Pentagon does with your money — including the Pentagon.
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