Tag Archives: Ludwig von Mises Institute

We Cannot Predict the Many Ways Freedom Will Improve Our Lives

…such questions are rhetorical traps designed to put an unachievable burden of proof on voluntary arrangements, short-circuiting the need to deal with the many valid criticisms of coercive policies. The burden of proof ALWAYS falls on the Statist because the … Continue reading

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ANARCHO-CAPITALISM: TEACHING PEOPLE HOW TO FISH WITHOUT GOVERNMENT

Written by Brian White  Opinion, Guest Column in the American Daily Herald PERHAPS THE BEST WAY TO THINK OF ANARCHO-CAPITALISM IS TO CONSIDER IT A MEANS TO TEACH PEOPLE HOW TO FISH FOR THEMSELVES, RATHER THAN LOOKING TO GOVERNMENT FOR THEIR SUSTENANCE. Donald Hank’s … Continue reading

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How to Fight the Modern State

For those of you who cling to the idea that America’s “problems” can be solved via peaceful political processes, you could be right. Here is the one and only “plan” that I have ever encountered that has half a chance of working. All that is … Continue reading

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The Anti-Rothbard Cult

A transcript of the Lew Rockwell Show episode 297 with Tom Woods discussing the Anti-Rothbard Cult Recently by Thomas E. Woods, Jr.: ‘The Question Libertarians Just Can’t Answer’, Part IIListen to the podcast ROCKWELL: At the recent Mises University, Tom Woods gave quite an … Continue reading

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The Constitutional Right of Secession

by Thomas E. Woods, Jr. at TomWoods.com via LewRockwell.com Mike Church and Brion McClanahan have produced what looks to be an excellent new edition of Albert Taylor Bledsoe’s 19th-century work Is Davis a Traitor? or Was Secession a Constitutional Right … Continue reading

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The Principle of Sound Money

via Mises Daily: Tuesday, July 10, 2007 by Thorsten Polleit   In 1912, Ludwig von Mises wrote,   “[T]he sound-money principle has two aspects. It is affirmative in approving the market’s choice of a commonly used medium of exchange. It is negative … Continue reading

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Neocons Attack Ron Paul Peace Institute

by Thomas E. Woods, Jr. at TomWoods.com via LewRockwell.com The Daily Caller wags its finger at the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity because of the two libertarian professors it has on its board, Butler Shaffer and Walter Block. (Thanks … Continue reading

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The Economics of Liberty

by Anthony Gregory [This is pat 2 of 2 of an article originally published in the April 2013 edition of Future of Freedom.] Classical Liberalism and the Austrian School by Ralph Raico (Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2012); 347 … Continue reading

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Tax Day

I say we should hold a bake sale (and, if we are feeling especially energetic we could throw in a car wash). Then the bastards would have to live for the rest of the year on whatever level of funding … Continue reading

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FlyoverPress is Featuring Two Books For Today

In keeping with the Gary North article: Are Most Americans Utterly Blind About Gold? FlyoverPress is Featuring Two Books For Today. What Has Government Done to Our Money? Case for the 100 Percent Gold Dollar  By Murray N. Rothbard. The … Continue reading

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