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All I Want for Christmas is a (Real) Government Shutdown

Big GovernmentTaxes and Spending

12/18/2014Mises Daily Articles
Those who voted for the omnibus to avoid a shutdown fail to grasp that the consequences of blindly expanding government are far worse than the consequences of a temporary government shutdown.
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Freedom Doesn't Come From Government

Big GovernmentThe FedMedia and CulturePolitical Theory

Ron Paul explains how state intervention destroys civil society, and how free markets offer a better solution.
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Scottish Referendum Gives Reasons to be Hopeful

Big GovernmentPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

The smaller the size of government, the less power it has to hobble free enterprise with taxes and regulations, writes Ron Paul. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Robert Hale.
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Why They Hate Peace

Big GovernmentU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionism

05/17/2014Mises Daily Articles
War increases government spending, inhibits free trade, and lays the foundation for numerous future conflicts.
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Warfare, Welfare, and Wonder Woman: How Congress Spends Your Money

Big GovernmentInterventionism

01/21/2014Mises Daily Articles
Supporters of warfare, welfare, and Wonder Woman cheered last week as Congress passed a one trillion dollar “omnibus” appropriation bill. This funds the government for the remainder of the fiscal year. Wonder Woman fans can cheer that buried in the bill was a $10,000 grant for a theater program to...
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Rejecting War

Big GovernmentWar and Foreign Policy

Ron Paul discusses the popular rejection of war and a renewed momentum toward world peace.
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Pursue the Cause of Liberty: A Farewell to Congress

Big GovernmentFree Markets

Dr. Paul sums up and presents with strong conviction the principles he has held fast to during his entire career.
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The Utopian Myth of the Good State

Big GovernmentFree MarketsWar and Foreign Policy

12/31/2012Mises Daily Articles
No good has ever come from granting monopoly power to the state to use aggression against the people to arbitrarily mold human behavior.
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Reject the Initiation of Violence

Big GovernmentFree MarketsWar and Foreign Policy

12/27/2012Mises Daily Articles
Government use of force to mold social and economic behavior at home and abroad has justified individuals using force on their own terms.
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Introduction to 'Liberty Defined'

Big GovernmentU.S. HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology

I use the term "liberal" without irony or contempt, for the liberal tradition in the true sense was devoted to freeing people from the shackles of the state, writes Ron Paul. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Steven Ng.
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