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Richard Cantillon: An Introduction

Capital and Interest TheoryOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

14 min agoThe Journal of Libertarian Studies
Jevons called Cantillon's Essai the "Cradle of Political Economy." It was one of the few books quoted by Adam Smith and it deserves reading by any serious thinker of political economy today.
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Why We Need Freedom in Retirement Savings Plans

Bureaucracy and Regulation

Blog3 hours ago

Not surprisingly, government regulations make it harder for small businesses to help their employees save for retirement.

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Gun Ownership Rights Aren't as Safe as Many Think

Bureaucracy and RegulationLegal System

Blog8 hours ago

While the Second Amendment is a formidable barrier, experience suggests a mixture of bureaucratic regulation and court rulings could significantly empower the gun-control lobby.

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The Living Reality of Military-Economic Fascism

War and Foreign PolicyOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

09/21/2018Mises Daily Articles
No organization has more money at its disposal than the US government, which attracts thieves and con men at least in full proportion to its control of wealth.
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Politicians Make the Promises —You and Your Children Pay for Them

Taxes and Spending

Blog09/21/2018

Between taxation, inflation, and the government's insatiable appetite for more spending, its increasingly difficult to avoid financial ruin.

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Jim Bovard on the Terrible Politicization of America

Media and CultureStrategy

09/21/2018Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and Jim Bovard take an unflinching look at the disastrous politicization of everything in America.
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