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Louis Rouanet: The Paris Terror Attacks

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Jeff Deist and Louis Rouanet discuss the recent terrorist attacks in Paris.
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White "Privilege" Has Nothing on State Privilege

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11/17/2015Mises Wire
When it comes to immunity from punishment for crimes, and free stuff coerced from others, there’s no better deal than being a government agent or elected official. So-called “white privilege” is nothing compared to the privileges enjoyed by the state.
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What Must Be Done

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Recorded at the Mises Circle in Phoenix, Arizona.
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The Mises Week in Review: October 17, 2015

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10/17/2015Mises Wire
It was a big week for Bernie Sanders's brand of socialism, and millions of Americans already agree with him. Thanks to unquestioning acceptance of wild claims about the success of socialism in Europe, many Americans are now wishing for some European-style socialism themselves.
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Charles Murray's Tepid Radicalism

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10/12/2015Mises Wire
In his new book By the People , Charles Murray claims that government has become tyrannical, and therefore people ought to disobey bad laws. But only some laws, Murray explains. Tax laws are just swell, as is the foreign-policy status quo.
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Ed Stringham: Private Governance

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Jeff Deist and Ed Stringham demolish the idea that only the state can manage and adjudicate human conflicts.
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The Mises Week in Review: October 3, 2015

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10/03/2015Mises Wire
Whether its drug prices, crushing debt, or unemployment, government can always come up with someone else to blame. Fortunately though, in spite of the lackluster economy the Fed and the government seem committed to giving us, there's hope for a much better future.
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The Coming Corporate "Crime Wave"

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09/30/2015Mises Wire
With an election year soon upon us, many politicians are talking about cracking down on "greed" in the business and corporate worlds. Fortunately for politicians, federal law is flexible enough to prosecute nearly anyone, and the chilling effect on entrepreneurs will be real.
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The Mises Week in Review: September 26, 2015

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09/26/2015Mises Wire
The Pope is touring North America this week, promoting a variety of interventionist “solutions” to global warming, poverty, and more. But a far more powerful religious figure, Janet Yellen, continues to pull the levers of the global financial system.
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