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The Brutality of Slavery

Legal SystemU.S. HistoryInterventionism

11/14/2018Audio/Video
In a slave system, threats of brutality underlay the whole relationship.
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On Voting

11/07/2018Audio/Video
Since each person votes for different reasons, we can't morally say that the outcome of an election binds people to any specific law or policy.
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"Scabs" Are the True Labor Day Heroes

Labor and Wages

09/05/2018Audio/Video
The special legal status of unions is what harms workers. Not the so-called "scabs."
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Socialism by Another Name: South Africa's Land Confiscation

SocialismPrivate Property

08/24/2018Audio/Video
Whether racially motivated or not, land expropriation in South Africa is just another episode of state-forced wealth redistribution — with disastrous effects.
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British Manufacturing Slumps as Bank of England Raises Interest Rates

Booms and BustsBusiness Cycles

08/14/2018Audio/Video
"Higher order" industries like manufacturing and mining are particularly sensitive to changes in interest rates. And it doesn't look like anything's different this time around.
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The Blockchain Is a Tempting Target for Central Banks

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

08/10/2018Audio/Video
The Bank of England apparently wants to incorporate blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies into the central bankers’ tool kit.
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The Social Media Purge: Is the Mises Institute Next?

Big GovernmentMedia and Culture

08/07/2018Audio/Video
The state and its cronyist friends have built a world that seeks to silence our perspectives.
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British Left Unveils Plan to "Weaponize" the Bank of England

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/31/2018Audio/Video
The Labour Party wants the Bank of England to actively promote certain industries over others, not realizing that the Bank has already been doing this indirectly for decades .
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How A Central Bank Caused One of History's Biggest Cons

World History

07/31/2018Audio/Video
Perhaps no lesson from history better illustrates the dangers of credit expansion-fuelled business cycles than the story of the imaginary country of Poyais.
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