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The Front Lines of the Language Wars

Blog9 hours ago

Language is at the front lines of the battle over institutions.

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False Thought Patterns of the Catastrophists

9 hours agoThe Austrian
In his remarkable book, Epstein has changed the terms of the debate about the danger of “global warming” and the alleged need to take drastic action. And, the book is written in plain English.

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10/03/2022Mises Wire

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Government Malinvestment Is Endemic and Ceaușescu's Socialist Romania Excelled in It

Blog10/04/2022

The former Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceaușescu not only arrested and murdered political opponents but also misdirected vast sums of money toward socialist schemes that failed, leaving Romanians even worse off.

We Are Not the Government, but America Is No Longer Anything More than the Government

Blog10/04/2022

In this politicized age, being an American means little more than being subject to the federal government. Yet, as Rothbard noted, we are not "the government," but rather people who are part of like communities, which we should celebrate.

Environmental and Political Elites Are Destroying Food Production for "Climate" Goals

Blog10/03/2022

In pursuing CO2 reductions like Captain Ahab chased Moby Dick, Western elites are destroying much of the world's agriculture base.

When Class Identity Overpowers Other Identities: Some Lessons from Slavery

Blog10/03/2022

While identity politics based on race and gender dominate the political landscape, we forget that class interests can be a powerful tool to bring people together for a cause.

Social Analysis of Three Early 19th Century French Liberals: Say, Comte, and Dunoyer

10/03/2022The Journal of Libertarian Studies

The thinking of Say, Comte, and Dunoyer cannot be examined in isolation, divorced from traditional liberal ideas and the intellectual currents of their day. Their class theories cannot be separated from what we might now consider the separate specializations of economics, history and political...

Debunking Fossil Fuel Hysteria: An Interview with Alex Epstein

10/01/2022The Austrian

Energy from fossil fuels, Epstein explains, is part of human civilization and our entire material existence. He shows how the growing movement to restrict or even ban the use of oil, natural gas, and coal is not only delusional but also profoundly antihuman.

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