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Tucker Carlson's Broadside Against Austrian Economics

Free MarketsMedia and CultureStrategy

06/07/2019Audio/Video
Does Carlson honestly think Republican members of Congress are overly theoretical and ideological ? And here we thought they were a bunch of unprincipled and poorly-read hacks!
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In Africa, Poverty Grows Because of the Elites' Anti-Capitalism

Big GovernmentGlobal EconomyPoverty

06/04/2019Audio/Video
Both ideological anti-capitalism and economic factors contribute to the way Africa lags the rest of the world in the conquest of poverty.
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The Welfare State is Tearing Sweden Apart

Big GovernmentImmigrationMedia and Culture

05/28/2019Audio/Video
The welfare state is a key ingredient in sowing social mistrust and discord among diverse groups in Sweden.
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End School Compulsory-Attendance Laws

Big GovernmentEducation

05/28/2019Audio/Video
Just as people shouldn’t be forced to send their children to church, they shouldn’t be forced to send their children to a state-approved organization for secular education and training.
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Envy, Inc.

Big GovernmentFree MarketsInterventionism

05/23/2019Audio/Video
Why do so many people resent capitalism, even when they benefit enormously from it?
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Elizabeth Warren Shows Us Why Government Must Get Out of the Student Loan Business

Big GovernmentEducationU.S. Economy

05/23/2019Audio/Video
Under Warren's plan for higher education, Warren won’t make you go to college — but she’ll make you pay for it.
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Bitcoin, Gold, and the Battle for Sound Money

The FedGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksU.S. Economy

05/23/2019Audio/Video
Bitcoin is a shot across the bow at government’s monopoly control of money. While no one in the US appreciates the direction money is going, others are waking up.
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The Unseen Costs of "Medicare for All"

Big GovernmentBureaucracy and RegulationHealthInterventionism

05/22/2019Audio/Video
Many of the worst costs that will come with "Medicare for All" won't be calculated in dollars. They'll come in the form of doctor shortages, long wait times, and less access to care.
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Tucker Carlson and AOC Are Wrong About Christianity and Usury

Free MarketsMoney and BanksInterventionism

05/22/2019Audio/Video
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez thinks Christian theology supports her bill on excessive interest. Her position ignores the actual history of Christian views of usury.
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The Gateway Drug Myth

Big GovernmentHealthInterventionism

05/17/2019Audio/Video
The Time magazine article creating "the gateway drug" myth in the 1970s provided no citations for its claims, except ambiguous references to unnamed “experts.” The evidence remains elusive forty years later.
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