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Stalin's Secret Directives for a Communist Europe

World History

Seventy years later, the same issues continue to arise today due to the same fundamentally flawed ideas of socialism.

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The Success of Socialist Newspeak

Big GovernmentMedia and CultureWorld History

Blog06/01/2016

The socialists have engineered a semantic revolution in converting the meaning of terms into their opposite.

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The War on Cash is Ancient

Taxes and SpendingWorld HistoryFiscal Theory

Blog05/24/2016

The war on cash is a war on commerce, or rather, on any commerce that can't be monitored and controlled by government.

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How to Make a Bl(UN)der Out of World Peace

Big GovernmentWorld HistoryInterventionism

Aside from bickering inside the U.N., "colossal mismanagement" of peacekeeping budgets and a "sclerotic personnel system" has been revealed.

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How Brexit Could Help All of Europe

Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog05/01/2016

A British exit from the EU would help decentralize Europe overall, and thus help the cause of freedom and free trade.

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Time Magazine’s Oblivious Critique of China’s Rulers

Global EconomyWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog04/13/2016

China's ruling class often reminds us of our own. Not that the editors at Time have enough self-awareness to notice.

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"Free Stuff" Isn't All That It's Cracked Up to Be

Free MarketsWorld HistoryInterventionismPolitical Theory

Blog04/08/2016

Democratic socialism in Britain in the late 1940s brought a wave of shortages with rations falling even below WWII standards.

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Terrorist Attacks Made Worse by Government Failure in Europe

The Police StateWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Blog03/28/2016

People are not supposed to notice that every terrorist attack represents a major government failure and that rewarding failure with more of the same policies only invites more failure.

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