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Jefferson's Philosophy

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

11/26/2018Faith and Freedom 1951-1960
The people must constantly keep their Government small and local, and even then must watch it with great vigilance lest it run amok. That is the great Jeffersonian lesson, and it is one that all Americans must begin to learn again.
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On My Life's Work

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

11/24/2018The Austrian
In this interview with Jeff Deist, Lew Rockwell discusses the founding of the Mises Institute, Murray Rothbard, and whether or not the good guys are winning.
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The Root of Old Hickory

U.S. History

11/23/2018Faith and Freedom 1951-1960
Jackson deserves a cherished place in the hearts of all Americans: By the time he left office, for the first time and the last time in the history of America, he had wiped out all of our public debt.
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The Uncompromising Rothbard

BiographiesAustrian Economics Overview

11/22/2018The Free Market
Quite simply, the science of liberty that Rothbard brought into clear relief is as brilliant in the hopes it creates for a free world as it is unforgiving of error.
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13 Illustrations of the Benevolence of Capitalism

U.S. EconomyCapital and Interest TheoryMonopoly and CompetitionProduction TheoryValue and Exchange

11/20/2018Mises Daily Articles
If allowed to function freely, capitalism is hard-wired to distribute resources to as many people as possible at affordable prices. You don't have to be rich to participate in the bounty.
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The Freedom Crisis

The current war against freedom of speech by the "experts" and state-sanctioned intellectuals ought to alarm everyone who values peace and freedom.

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The Brutality of Slavery

Legal SystemU.S. HistoryInterventionism

11/14/2018Mises Daily Articles
In a slave system, threats of brutality underlay the whole relationship.
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America Goes to War

Big GovernmentU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionism

11/10/2018Mises Daily Articles
Hostilities in the North Atlantic provided the context — or rather, pretext — for America's participation.
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