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Indians and the Confederacy, Part 2: The Cherokee Nation

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

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Chris Calton recounts the division of the Cherokee nation into those who favored the Union and those who wanted to ally with the Confederacy.
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Mises Predicted the "Meat Tax"

Blog2 hours ago

The prohibitionist impulse is widespread among politicians, whether it involves alcohol, drugs, sugar or meat.

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Latin America Has Fewer Guns, But More Crime

Bureaucracy and RegulationLegal System

Blog11/20/2018

Contrary to myth, Latin America has relatively few civilian-owned guns — either legal or illegal. But this hasn't prevented enduring high rates of violent crime.

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Record European Skyscraper

11/20/2018Power & Market

New record breaking skyscraper for Europe setting the stage for economic crisis.

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The True Costs (and Unseen Benefits) of Bitcoin Mining

Money and Banks

Blog11/20/2018

Claims that private-money production is too expensive usually ignore the many costs of a government-controlled money system.

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The Economist Promoting Austrian Economics in Venezuela

EducationSocialismAustrian Economics Overview

Blog11/20/2018

Dr. Daniel Lahoud has single-handedly introduced hundreds of Venezuelan students to the ideas of Mises and Hayek. 

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Money-Supply Growth Falls to 8-Month Low as Mortgage Rates Rise

Money Supply

Blog11/19/2018

Money supply growth slowed in October, falling to the lowest rate recorded since February of this year.

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