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Clinton Adviser, Nobel Prize Winning Economist Endorsed Venezuelan Socialism

Blog4 hours ago

Socialist governments have long been able to count on American economists to serve as apologists for their schemes.

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The Case Against Legal Tender Laws

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog15 hours ago

If the government sticks to the original money, its legal tender law is superfluous and unnecessary.

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How to Make a Bl(UN)der Out of World Peace

Big GovernmentWorld HistoryInterventionism

Blog17 hours ago

Aside from bickering inside the U.N., "colossal mismanagement" of peacekeeping budgets and a "sclerotic personnel system" has been revealed.

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Overtime Regulations Disproportionately Harm Young People and Startups

InterventionismPrivate PropertyValue and Exchange


The ability to work long hours is one of the few advantages young people have in the work place.

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Rothbard on Weld

Political Theory


In the early 1990s, Murray Rothbard often criticized William Weld. He viewed Weld as an egalitarian and environmentalist, not a genuine libertarian.

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The Week in Review: May 21, 2016

U.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory


You don't have to be in Venezuela to be a victim of increasingly bad economic policy.

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