Mises Wire

Was Hitler Really Right-Wing?

War and Foreign Policy


Hitler recognized that his alliance with the bourgeois and right-wing forces—without which he would never have come to power—was irreconcilable with the radical revolutionary policies he had conceived.

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Why Die for Biden?

The same people who imposed covid tyranny on us now want us to risk war with Russia. Let’s stop them before it’s too late.

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Why Sanctions Don't Work, and Why They Mostly Hurt Ordinary People


Sanctions remain popular because they placate the voters who insist "we" must "do something," and government officials are more than happy to accept this invitation to grow state power.

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What Caused the Post–Cold War Stalemate over NATO

War and Foreign Policy


By 1996, it was agreed that “Washington refused to rule out any country,” for NATO membership. Except, of course, Russia. Moreover, a NATO that included Poland was unlikely to invite Russia.

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Will Inflation Turn into Stagflation?

The FedInflationMonetary Policy


The Fed is, effectively, a car driving at night, very fast, with no headlights. That is a real threat, probably to an unprecedented degree.

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With Inflation at a 40-Year High, the Fed Is Too Afraid to Act

Money and Banks


Price inflation has been accelerating upward since April of last year. Yet the Fed has done virtually nothing. What's the Fed waiting for? 

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Woke Capitalism Is a Monopoly Game

Cronyism and CorporatismMedia and Culture


The rise of woke capitalism cannot be sufficiently explained in terms of placating coastal leftists, ingratiating left-liberal legislators, or avoiding the wrath of activists.

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Why Employment Is Not the Key to Economic Growth

U.S. Economy


A reduction in unemployment is not the key factor for economic growth. Rather, it is saving that is instrumental in the expansion and the enhancement of the production structure.

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