Mises Daily

With Mass Shootings, the State Makes Us Less Safe

November 25, 2015
President Obama has claimed that mass shootings do not occur in other countries. But, the data is clear that they do happen other places, and in places with stringent gun control laws. Worldwide, the state fails to keep its citizens safe.

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The Good Ol' Days: When Tax Rates Were 90 Percent

November 24, 2015
Bernie Sanders and other advocates for more taxes like to note that income tax rates hit 90 percent in the 1950s. What they leave out is that few ever paid such rates and total tax revenues were about the same then as today.

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