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How the Left Learned to Love States' Rights

Political Theory

Blog6 hours ago
Over the course of approximately six hours, the Left in the United States made a spectacular, 180 degree turn on federalism and states’ rights.

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The Government Spies on All of Us — So Why Not Spy on Trump?

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog6 hours ago
Unfortunately, Trump is unlikely to draw the right conclusions from the controversy over the wiretapping of his campaign.

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Steve Bannon Dismisses Austrian Economics

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureU.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

Blog12 hours ago
Bannon's notion that the GOP conference is full of ideologues, much less libertarian ideologues, is just flat false.

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Why Angela Merkel Hates Tax Competition

Taxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog13 hours ago
Europhiles like Angela Merkel are panicking over the idea that the UK and the US might reduce taxes and provide tax havens outside the EU.

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Celebrating Murray!

EducationPolitical Theory

Where Austrian economics was once a dwindling school of thought, now it flourishes in the US, Europe, Asia, and Latin and South America.

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How the Government Ruined US Healthcare — and What Can Be Done

HealthPolitical Theory

Blog03/22/2017
The American healthcare system is a byzantine system of government imposed monopolies and subsidies. Now, some doctors are trying to get out.

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Donald Trump's Whig Is Showing

Global EconomyTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog03/21/2017
Donald Trump has revived the old philosophy of the American Whigs — a political faction in favor of trade barriers and lots of government spending.

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Murray Rothbard Explains Why the US Government Spies on Us

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog03/17/2017
Attempts to spy on every taxpayer are what we should expect from a state that has been granted moral legitimacy by its victims.

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Week in Review: March 18, 2017

The FedHealthU.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

Blog03/17/2017
The Fed raised interest rates another quarter of a point, selling the narrative that the economy is strong — in spite of its own indicators.

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The Census Bureau's Faulty Data About a Coming "Non-White" Majority

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog03/16/2017
Government data about race and ethnicity in America is often manipulated for political purposes — and distorts our view of the American population.

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