Judge Napolitano discusses one way the federal government destroys prosperity. Napolitano is Distinguished Scholar in Law and Jurisprudence at the Mises Institute. For more information, visit the Mises Institute online at mises.org. via ▶ The Mises View: “Government Debt Addiction” | Judge Andrew P. Napolitano – YouTube.
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By Ron Paul: Washington, DC, Wall Street, and central bankers around the world rejoiced this week as Congress came to an agreement to end the government shutdown and lift the debt ceiling. The latest spending-and-debt deal was negotiated by Congressional leaders behind closed doors, and was rushed through Congress before most members had time to […]
By Andrew Napolitano: From April 1917 to November 1919, when Woodrow Wilson borrowed $30 billion to fight World War I, he was able to do so because of the promise he made to lenders that the commitment to repay them would be backed by the full faith and credit of the United States government. At […]
In his recent appearance on RT, Lew Rockwell discusses the upside of government default. Rockwell is founder and CEO of the Mises Institute. For more information, visit the Mises Institute online at mises.org. via ▶ The Mises View: “The Government Default” | Lew Rockwell – YouTube.
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Interviewed by Merlin Rothfeld and John O’Donnell, Mark Thornton offers an Austrian perspective on our current predicament in the U.S., presents potential likely outcomes, and proposes solutions which may help the U.S. government get out from under its current mountain of debt. via Our Current Economic Predicament – Mises Media.
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In July, Lawrence Reed spoke at FreedomFest about the parallels between the fall of Rome and the modern United States. You can watch it here: via Lawrence Reed on The Fall of Rome and Modern Parallels : The Freeman : Foundation for Economic Education.
Williams looks at the political morality of stealing money from future generations to buy votes today. via ▶ Walter E Williams – Deficits, Debt and Moral Decline – YouTube.
With a national debt approaching $17 trillion, Uncle Sam is tightening his belt and looking under the cushions for extra change. But a closer look at his pocket book reveals just how little he knows about where your money is going. The following infographic provides a few examples that will make you think twice about […]