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The Essence of Society is Peacemaking - Llewellyn H. Rockwell Jr. - Mises Daily

New Urbanist Seven50 and the Quotable Mises

Ludwig von Mises writes on p. 243 of Omnipotent Government: If a man says socialism, or planning, he always has in view his own brand of socialism, his own plan. Thus planning does not in fact mean preparedness to cooperate peacefully. It means conflict. via The Quotable Mises – Ludwig von Mises Institute. If you like […]

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Liberty Lesson: Reggae Edition

This is a great song by reggae artist Anthony B.  Listen to the song as he sings about the world today.  This songs speaks about the satisfaction from a day of work and how: Nobody wannu plant the corn Everybody want to raid the barn The song has meaning as the portion of the population […]

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Middle of the Road in Healthcare Leads to Socialism

Middle of the Road in Healthcare Leads to Socialism by Norm Singleton on AUGUST 26, 2013 in NATIONAL BLOG Here is Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul’s Texas Straight Talk on why Obamacare must be repealed and replaced with real free-market health care reform, not Obamacare “lite.” Campaign for Liberty is working to take the first step toward creating a […]

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Light-Rail to Nowhere: Honolulu, Hawaii’s Train Boondoggle

Light-Rail to Nowhere: Honolulu, Hawaii’s Train Boondoggle In 2011, officials in Honolulu, Hawaii began construction on a controversial 20-mile rail project partly because of almost $1.8 billion in federal subsidies to President Barack Obama’s home state. The project’s total cost estimate stands at $5.3 billion, but if other similar projects are any indication, the final […]

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Socialism by Ludwig von Mises

Socialism: An Economic and Sociological Analysis by Ludwig von Mises This masterwork is much more than a refutation of the economics of socialism (although on that front, nothing else compares). It is also a critique of the entire intellectual apparatus that accompanies the socialist idea, including the implicit religious doctrines behind Western socialist thinking, a […]

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