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Big GovernmentLegal SystemU.S. History
The first attempts at gun control were aimed at disarming minorities. This has continued throughout American history.
Legal SystemU.S. History
If speech can be equated with violence, then the extent of government control in daily life can be greatly expanded.
U.S. EconomyU.S. History
We're in a boom period, which means household formation should be booming. But it's not.
On Indian reservations in America, there is a sickening lack of economic opportunity partly because of a lack of political autonomy and private property.
Media and CultureU.S. History
As with the right to free speech in general, expressing one's property rights depends partly on whose property one is standing.
U.S. HistoryPhilosophy and Methodology
Spooner would have defined today's drug war advocates as those who “usurp absolute control over the minds and bodies of their fellow men.”
Big GovernmentU.S. HistoryPrices
The crude oil “daisy chain” reseller boom is just one example of the absurdity of the 1970s price controls on the oil and gas sector.
Global EconomyProtectionism and Free TradeU.S. History
America must reject the false dilemma of managed trade versus regulated trade — and choose free trade.
People aren't spending as much as they used to on automobiles. But there are still plenty of buyers willing to go into debt for a well-equipped car.
U.S. HistoryMoney and Banking
Rothbard saw at an early stage of his life as a graduate student that the Jacksonian period was a defining one in American history.