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History of Political Philosophy

In this ten-lecture course intellectual historian David Gordon guides students through a survey of the greatest thinkers, and evaluates these scholars by their arguments for and against the idea of Liberty. “Socialism in general has a record of failure so blatant that only an intellectual could ignore or evade it” ~ Thomas Sowell

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Economics for High School Students

Featuring Robert P. Murphy, Douglas E. French, Jeffrey Tucker, Floy Lilley and Thomas E. Woods, Jr., this one-day seminar is an excellent introduction to the whole field of economics and why it matters for understanding history and society and the ups and downs of civilization itself. Hosted at the Mises Institute on 20 November 2009, […]

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Praxeology

An essay written by George A. Selgin and read by Gennady Stolyarov II. This three-part audio essay, “Praxeology and Understanding: An Analysis of the Controversy in Austrian Economics,” was originally published in the journal Review of Austrian Economics in 1988. http://mises.org

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Walter Block – Defending the Undefendable

Dr. Walter Block’s classic book Defending the Undefendable presented for free. The full book is presented in 35 videos included in the playlist below. “Defending the Undefendable performs the service of highlighting, the fullest and starkest terms, the essential nature of the productive services performed by all people in the free market. By taking the […]

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Ben Shapiro of Breitbart on Piers Morgan

More nonsense from Piers Morgan, Ben Shapiro does a good job  however he has some big government leanings. Ben did a particularly good job for calling Piers out on alluding that if you do not agree with his views that you do not care about the deaths of children in Sandy Hook.  Demagogues are pervasive […]

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The Education Visionary

One of the best parts of the internet is having access to information and knowledge at your fingertips.  It has sprouted a variety of sites that you can learn for from either for free or some payment format. KhanAcademy.Org is a newer site that is making waves as it brings a plethora of free info […]

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The War on Freedom

It continues to masquerade itself in small focuses (drug war, central economics, war on terror, war on guns et al) It has gone so far now that an 80-year hold Utah husband was victim of a raid while he was holding his wife’s hand saying goodbye moments after she passed away in their house from […]

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