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Tax Breaks Don’t Hurt Video Games, Intellectual Property Does

Legal SystemMedia and CultureMonopoly and Competition

Blog06/16/2016

If we want gaming to develop as a vibrant community of original content creators, we must first and foremost reject protectionism in the world of ideas.

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Higher Education’s Academic Monoculture

EducationMedia and CultureTaxes and SpendingInterventionism

Thanks to government funding and a lack of intellectual diversity, critical thinking has become a mere afterthought at American universities.

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FBI: US Homicide Rate at 51-Year Low

Media and CultureCalculation and KnowledgeInterventionism

Blog06/15/2016

The American public is "unaware" that the homicide rate in the United States has fallen by 49 percent over the past twenty years.

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How Fiat Money Destroys Culture

Media and CultureMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog06/07/2016

We can apply economic analysis to explain cultural transformation, and a particularly important example is fiat money.

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The Success of Socialist Newspeak

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureWorld History

Blog06/01/2016

The socialists have engineered a semantic revolution in converting the meaning of terms into their opposite.

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How the Census Bureau Invented "Hispanics"

Media and CultureInterventionismPolitical Theory

Blog05/25/2016

We're daily bombarded by the media with stories about identity politics. Usually ignored is the government's role in shaping these views.

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Brexit: The Movie Makes the Economic Case Against The EU

Media and Culture

Blog05/24/2016

The new film Brexit: The Movie makes the case for the "Leave" campaign in significant detail.

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When You Have Property Rights, You Don’t Need Religious Freedom

Media and CultureU.S. HistoryPrivate Property

Blog05/18/2016

Religious individuals and organizations have no need to appeal to "freedom of religion" if their property rights are respected.

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The Art of Advertising

Media and CultureValue and Exchange

Blog05/18/2016

It is a widespread fallacy that skillful advertising can talk the consumers into buying everything that the advertiser wants them to buy.

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The Propaganda War Against Capitalism

EducationMedia and Culture

Blog05/11/2016

The most popular method of deprecating capitalism is to make it responsible for every condition which is considered unsatisfactory.

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