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Problems with Mainstream Theories of Supply and Demand

Value and Exchange

Blog06/28/2018

Despite its great appeal because of its simplicity, the supply-demand graphic as employed by mainstream economics is a tool that is detached from the facts of reality.

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The Authoritarian Left Wing of the Supreme Court

06/28/2018Power & Market

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That Time the Media Cheered for Gestapo Immigration Tactics

Blog06/28/2018

When the Clinton team used agents with machine guns in the Elian Gonzalez case, the media cheered the state's brutal show of force.

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Civility and Property vs. Politics

06/27/2018Power & Market

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The Corruption of Union Leadership

Labor and Wages

06/27/2018Mises Daily Articles
Alongside the struc­ture of traditional unionism, there begins to grow in its shadow a murky pseudo-unionism of criminal behavior.

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Money-Supply Growth Slides Again, Falling to 3-Month Low

Money Supply

Blog06/27/2018

In May, year-over-year growth in the money supply fell to a 3-month low, growing 4.2 percent. That was down from April 2018's rate of 4.2 percent, but remains up from November 2017's low of 2.6 percent:

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Rather than Paying Down Debt in Good Times, Spain Is Now Spending Even More

Blog06/27/2018

Now is the time for the Spanish government to reduce its massive debt. When the next recession hits, it will be too late.

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The First Battle of Bull Run, Part 1: Hoke’s Run

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

06/27/2018Audio/Video
Chris Calton tells the story of the Army of the Shenandoah and the Army of Pennsylvania, leading up to the First Battle of Bull Run.

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Napolitano: The Feds Violate their Own Laws (and the Constitution) with Border Separations

Big GovernmentGlobal EconomyThe Police State

Blog06/27/2018

Feds are reaching far beyond their limited Constitutional naturalization powers, and also violating state and federal laws.

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The Trade Deficit: An Austrian Perspective

06/26/2018Mises Daily Articles
The trade deficit is often viewed with alarm, but it reflects an investment surplus. And that's not a bad thing.

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