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Bernie, the Koch Brothers, and Open Borders

Mises DailyJuly 31, 2015
Bernie Sanders says immigrants are "taking our jobs" and that the state must act to "help [American] poor people." Predictably, Sanders's "solution" is to give more power to the same government that has created the very problems Sanders identifies with too much...

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Nowadays, Health Insurance Isn’t Really Insurance

Mises DailyJuly 30, 2015
Life insurance works well because insurance companies can weigh the risk of life-altering events against total payments made by the customer. But modern health "insurance" doesn't work that way and is really just a wealth-transfer scheme that now ignores risk and true costs...

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