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British Manufacturing Slumps as Bank of England Raises Interest Rates

Booms and BustsBusiness Cycles

08/14/2018Audio/Video
"Higher order" industries like manufacturing and mining are particularly sensitive to changes in interest rates. And it doesn't look like anything's different this time around.
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The Blockchain Is a Tempting Target for Central Banks

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

08/10/2018Audio/Video
The Bank of England apparently wants to incorporate blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies into the central bankers’ tool kit.
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The Social Media Purge: Is the Mises Institute Next?

Big GovernmentMedia and Culture

08/07/2018Audio/Video
The state and its cronyist friends have built a world that seeks to silence our perspectives.
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British Left Unveils Plan to "Weaponize" the Bank of England

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

07/31/2018Audio/Video
The Labour Party wants the Bank of England to actively promote certain industries over others, not realizing that the Bank has already been doing this indirectly for decades .
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How A Central Bank Caused One of History's Biggest Cons

World History

07/31/2018Audio/Video
Perhaps no lesson from history better illustrates the dangers of credit expansion-fuelled business cycles than the story of the imaginary country of Poyais.
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Government Police Are the Latest Persecuted "Victim" Group

Big GovernmentLegal System

06/01/2018Audio/Video
Some members of congress are pushing for new laws to make police a protected group in a way similar to "hate crime" legislation.
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The Danger of "Public" Education

Education

04/04/2018Audio/Video
The key issue in the entire discussion is simply this: shall the parent or the State be the overseer of the child?
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Incrementalism and Gun Control

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureWorld History

03/27/2018Audio/Video
The spectacle of anti-gun marches this past weekend provides yet another example that “democracy” does not yield some kind of livable compromise on any given issue.
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Meaningless Words Alert: Neoconservatives are Now "Classical Liberals"

Big Government

02/28/2018Audio/Video
The term "classical liberal" always has been a misnomer, in that it presupposes an earlier or undiluted form of liberalism that must be distinguished semantically and temporally when discussing liberalism today.
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3 Ways the Critics Get Praxeology Wrong

Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and Methodology

02/26/2018Audio/Video
Many critics of Mises are attacking a caricature of what Mises called praxeology — which is simply logic applied to human choice, or action.
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