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Morality and Political Violence

Media and CultureWar and Foreign PolicyPhilosophy and Methodology

04/15/2008Mises Daily Articles
Against this, there seems little reason to place more confidence in international bureaucrats than their national counterparts; and steps to centralized power have historically been inimical to liberty.
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Murphy Battles Anti-Market Economics and Ethics

Free MarketsMedia and CulturePhilosophy and MethodologyValue and Exchange

03/10/2008Mises Daily Articles
Even if the claims about the alleged crisis in manufacturing were true, the ultimate response is a big "So what?" There is nothing sacrosanct about manufacturing jobs.
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Fascism, Left and Right

Free MarketsMedia and CultureOther Schools of Thought

01/31/2008Mises Daily Articles
Although Liberal Fascism contains much important information, its many mistakes require that it be used with extreme caution.
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Has John Gray Returned to Classical Liberalism?

Free MarketsMedia and CultureOther Schools of Thought

01/09/2008Mises Daily Articles
A number of the neoconservatives began as supporters of Trotsky; and, though their political allegiance has changed, their pattern of thought has not.
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Doomed to Failure: American Conservatism

Free MarketsMedia and CulturePolitical Theory

11/30/2007Mises Daily Articles
As Gottfried shows, Buckley has often played a malign role in purging from conservatism those not in accord with the values he at the time professes. He would not allow Old Rightists such as John T. Flynn access to his magazine to argue against the Cold War statism it was the principal aim of...
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The Manichean President

Media and CultureWar and Foreign Policy

11/09/2007Mises Daily Articles
From its founding, America has rejected the worldview of prioritizing physical safety above all else, as such a mentality leads to an impoverished and empty civic life.
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Norman Podhoretz's Second Life

Media and CultureWar and Foreign PolicyOther Schools of Thought

10/03/2007Mises Daily Articles
Of course Podhoretz's argument is wrong: it does not follow from the instability of a government that a successor regime can be easily established.
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Forbidden Questions about the American Leviathan

Legal SystemMedia and CultureU.S. History

09/14/2007Mises Daily Articles
If we adopt the principle that the government can do what it wishes to cope with present needs as it understands them, then we repudiate, not some legal technicality, but the basic principle of the American Revolution.
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Who was this "Great Liberator"?

BiographiesMedia and CultureU.S. History

07/12/2007Mises Daily Articles
DiLorenzo's well-argued and forcefully written book shows that the struggle against the "Lincoln cult" is a vital part of the case for liberty.
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New Books You Can't Miss

Free MarketsMedia and CultureAustrian Economics Overview

Recorded at the Mises Circle in Costa Mesa, California, on 6 May 2006.
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