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The State Is Influencing Big Tech’s "Unpersoning," Imagine If It Takes Over Healthcare

Big GovernmentHealthMedia and Culture

Blog11 hours ago

Grow the scope of government and expand the weapons of the state that can be deployed against its political enemies.

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Trump is the Rare Honest Politician about US Debt

12/06/2018Power & Market

The difference between the president and other politicians on spending is that Trump says out loud the part you are supposed to keep quiet.

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Danielle DiMartino Booth on the Fragile Fed Narrative

The FedFinancial MarketsU.S. Economy

11/30/2018Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Danielle DiMartino Booth discuss Fed Chairman Jay Powell's performance to date and whether Austrians and permabears overestimate the Fed's influence on the economy.
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Land Use Regulation: A Supply and Demand Analysis of Changing Property Rights

InterventionismPrivate Property

11/28/2018The Journal of Libertarian Studies
Regulation is simply the way in which self-interested public officials provide benefits to self-interested individuals who form interest groups. This is as true in land use as in anything else.
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When the Feds Like Secession: The Case of West Virginia

Blog11/28/2018

West Virginia's secession from Virginia helped Lincoln's government in Washington. So, in that case, secession was apparently A-OK.

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Connor Boyack: Explaining the State to Kids

Media and CultureStrategy

11/23/2018Audio/Video
Connor Boyack and Jeff Deist discuss the importance of offering an early alternative to the fantasyland view of the state that kids get in schools.
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How a Fragile Euro May Not Survive the Next Crisis

Blog11/23/2018

In the event of a global slowdown or recession, Europe would be in a particularly dangerous situation.

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Michael Boldin on the Reality of Secession

Legal SystemStrategyPolitical Theory

11/16/2018Audio/Video
Michael Boldin and Jeff Deist discuss the realities behind breaking up the US politically.
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