Tag Archives: Robert Higgs

Native American Reservations: “Socialist Archipelago”

I once heard someone say, if you want to see what an open border policy will get you, take a look at the American Indian. — jtl, 419 by Andrei Znamenski via The Mises Daily Imagine a country that has a corrupt … Continue reading

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Economic Fascism and the Power Elite

by David S. D’Amato via The Ludwig von Mises Institute The state—the organization of the political means—is the institution that allows an idle, unproductive class of parasites to live at the expense of ordinary, working people, whose means are industrious … Continue reading

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Crisis and Leviathan: Critical Episodes in the Growth of American Government

By Robert Higgs FlyoverPress featured book for today. Few topics are as timely as the growth of government. To understand why government has grown, Robert Higgs asserts, one must understand how it has grown. This book offers a coherent, multi-causal … Continue reading

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