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StrategyPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory
John Stuart Mill and Ludwig von Mises realized that democracy can only work if the voters pay more into the system than they take out of it.
World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory
Since the French Revolution, leftism has served as the impetus for many of the state's worst massacres and totalitarian impulses.
Global EconomyInterventionismPhilosophy and Methodology
Central planning relies on successfully predicting the future. Unfortunately for central planners, this is an impossible task.
Philosophy and MethodologySubjectivismValue and Exchange
Mises maintained that humans act out of self interest. But that doesn't mean others can't benefit from those actions, regardless of intent.
U.S. HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory
When I was a kid, I loved Independence Day. Now it just makes me sad.
Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and Methodology
The data of history would be nothing but a clumsy accumulation of disconnected occurrences if not for interpretation by systematic praxeological knowledge.
Philosophy and Methodology
In our proper condemnation of scientism in the study of man, we should not make the mistake of dismissing science as well.
U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPhilosophy and Methodology
In this survey of anti-war movements, David Lorenzo examines the political challenges they repeatedly encounter.
History of the Austrian School of EconomicsOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology
Unexpectedly, John Maynard Keynes's critique of economist Jan Tinbergen's econometrics offers some sound insights.
Philosophy and MethodologyValue and Exchange
Man is not evil merely because he wants to enjoy pleasure and avoid pain — other words, to live.