Mises Wire

US Foreign Policy Is a Far Cry from the Founders Intent

Big GovernmentCronyism and CorporatismU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

Blog01/29/2024

The founders of the United States warned against getting entangled in foreign wars. Unfortunately, political elites today seek to expand the US empire, leaving death and destruction in their path.

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Washington’s Planned Theft of Credit Card Benefits

Bureaucracy and RegulationEconomic PolicyFinancial MarketsMoney and Banks

Blog01/29/2024

Congressional Democrats are trying to intervene in a complex and varied market they know little about but that consumers navigate without need of help. This will not end well.

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Legacies of Injustice and Racial Inequality

Property RightsInterventionismPrivate Property

Blog01/27/2024

Progressives argue that free markets stand in the way of economic and racial equality. In fact, free markets are the only vehicle that can help make people more equal.

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The United States Is a Colonial Empire, and an Extremely Successful One

World History

Blog01/27/2024

What is different about the US's empire is that it has been fabulously successful. It is so successful, in fact, that the territories that used to be obvious colonies have ceased to have any distinct political identity. 

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Are We Really All in This Together?

AntipoliticsBureaucracy and RegulationMedia and CultureProgressivism

Blog01/27/2024

Whenever governing elites create a new crisis, they insist that “we're all in this together.” It’s time to ignore their lies altogether.

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Are Free Markets More Dangerous than Regulated Markets?

Bureaucracy and RegulationFree MarketsLibertarianism

Blog01/27/2024

Is the regulatory choice a tradeoff between safety or “breaking a few eggs” via free markets? The logic of allowing for free and unhampered markets is compelling.

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Human Action Conference 2024

Blog01/26/2024

Join us in Auburn in 2024 for an event celebrating 75 years of Human Action.

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Don’t Let Your Adversaries Raise Your Children

Bureaucracy and RegulationEducationLegal SystemSocialism

Blog01/26/2024

As government schools continue to propagate collectivist ideology, it is time for more parents to declare their independence and homeschool their children.

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