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James Bovard


James Bovard is the author of ten books, including 2012’s Public Policy Hooligan, and 2006’s Attention Deficit Democracy. He has written for the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Playboy,...

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The Great Democracy Scam of 2016

A democratic government that respects no limits on its own power is a ticking time bomb, waiting to destroy the...

How Government Buys Your Support

Bribes can work both ways. Sometimes it pays to bribe politicians for what you want. But voters will often happily...

Ron Paul 2009

Ron Paul


Dr. Ron Paul is a former member of Congress and Distinguished Counselor to the Mises Institute.

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Ron Paul: Socialism and War Will Not Prevail

On this week’s episode, we feature a talk by Dr. Ron Paul at the Mises Circle in Houston....

Pursue the Cause of Liberty: A Farewell to Congress

Dr. Paul sums up and presents with strong conviction the principles he has held fast to during his entire career....

Paul Cantor

Paul A. Cantor


Paul A. Cantor is Clifton Waller Barrett Professor of English at the University of Virginia. He is the author of The Invisible Hand in Popular Culture: Liberty vs. Authority...

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Beavis and Butt-Head Take Over Silicon Valley

Mike Judge's Silicon Valley , takes a look at the entrepreneurs and capitalists of the high-tech world...

Soft Tyranny in Albuquerque: The Politics of Better Call Saul!

Better Call Saul , a spinoff of mega-hit Breaking Bad , explores the many ways that government...

Joseph Salerno

Joseph T. Salerno


Joseph Salerno is academic vice president of the Mises Institute, professor of economics at Pace University, and editor of the Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics....

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Dr. Joe Salerno: Will Presidential Candidates Talk about Money?

Jeff Deist and Joe Salerno discuss monetary policy and gold on the heels of yet another GOP presidential primary...

Dr. Joe Salerno: Crashes are the Cure, not the Problem

Joe Salerno make sense of market crashes.


David Gordon


David Gordon is Senior Fellow at the Mises Institute, and editor of The Mises Review.

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An Interview with Ralph Raico

Gordon, Rockwell, and Salerno interview Ralph Raico. They discuss his life and career, and his associations with...

David Gordon: The Life and Times of Murray Rothbard

David Gordon and Jeff Deist discuss Rothbard’s life from an insider’s perspective, his relationship with...

Greg Morin

Gregory Morin


Gregory Morin is CEO of Seachem Laboratories, Inc., in Madison, Georgia.  He holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Notre Dame, and has over 16 years experience working at...

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Welfare, Minimum Wages, and Unemployment

The minimum wage is just another weapon in the arsenal of the misguided progressive trying to “help” the...


Carmen Elena Dorobăț


Carmen Dorobăț has a PhD in economics from the University of Angers, and is assistant professor in International Business at Coventry University.

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The IMF's Global Tug-of-War

By their very nature, the IMF's policies perpetuate conflict among and within the nations of the world....

Division of Labor and Society: The Social Rationalism of Mises and Destutt de Tracy

Ludwig von Mises’s social rationalist views on society, first discussed in Salerno (1990), do not appear to...


Ryan McMaken


Ryan McMaken is the editor of Mises Wire and The Austrian. Send him your article submissions, but read article guidelines first. (Contact: email; twitter.) Ryan...

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Ryan McMaken: The Brexit Earthquake

Ryan McMaken and Jeff Deist discuss what the shocking Brexit vote really means.

The True Cost of the Homeownership Obsession

The homeownership rate is now back where it was forty years ago. So what did all that federally-subsidized...

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