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HealthU.S. HistoryMonopoly and Competition
For decades, governments have been manipulating our views of what medical schools are, and what they should be.
U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory
Trump claims to be more skeptical about foreign invasions. That is good. Unfortunately, he also wants to spend a lot more on the military.
U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory
Jon Grinspan's new book The Virgin Vote reminds us that democracy has no golden age of civil and well-reasoned electioneering.
Many of the threats to liberty posed by this year's presidential candidates are due to the long history of supporting expanded presidential power.
Corporate WelfareU.S. HistoryMonopoly and Competition
Coca-Cola still uses components of the cocaine-producing coca leaf in its production today in a partnership with big pharma and government cronies.
NEW BOOK. For Rothbard, libertarianism was not an intellectual parlor game, it was a banner that was meant to be carried into battle.
The Police StateU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyInterventionism
A "well-regulated militia," controlled by the states, was once considered essential to providing a counterweight against federal power.
The EntrepreneurGlobal EconomyU.S. HistoryMonopoly and Competition
New FDA regulations — like most crony capitalist regs — will help large established businesses while hurting smaller ones.
Big GovernmentU.S. HistoryPrivate Property
When police are trained to regard the citizens as military opponents, bad things happen.
U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy
Murray Rothbard suggested that non-state insurgents were preferable to state-operated militaries. But can non-state armies ever succeed?