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We’ve Only Just Begun to See the Benefits of the New Surge in Homseschooling

Parents across America were caught unprepared for the mass closure of government schools in 2020. Soon after, however, many decided they and their children had had enough of the status quo. Now at a crossroads, will they choose reform or repudiation? The wave of ill-advised school shutdowns last year compelled tens of thousands of parents […]

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“Going Cashless” Isn’t as Easy as It Seems

The fact that various electronic money transfers are taking place does not mean that we do not require cash any longer. On the contrary, the fact that the cash exists enables those transfers to take place. Original Article: “‘Going Cashless’ Isn’t as Easy as It Seems“ This Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher Condon. […]

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Jenin Younes on Legal Challenges to Vaccine Mandates

Our guest is Jenin Younes, a Litigation Counsel for the New Civil Liberties Alliance. She joins us to discuss her involvement in advocacy and in legal challenges against vaccine mandates. She holds a B.A. degree from Cornell University and a J.D. from New York University School of Law. She has been featured on several national […]

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The Rise of the Sovereign State

The first myth one has to debunk in order to assess the relationship between the provision of law and order and the rise of the (modern) State is that this political institution is merely a natural and organic outgrowth of political power, as old as the history of mankind or of organized society. Actually, it […]

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The Virginia Elections Showed Some Parents Are Seeing How Bad the Government Schools Really Are

If there’s one political fight worth seeing through, it’s the crusade against government schooling. Many parents in Virginia may have started to see just how important the fight has become. Original Article: “The Virginia Elections Showed Some Parents Are Seeing How Bad the Government Schools Really Are“ This Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by […]

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Luca Dellanna on the Power of Adaptation: Adapt or Die

Ceaseless flux. Those are words Ludwig von Mises used to describe the perpetual change in business conditions that entrepreneurs experience. The consequent need, he told us, is for a process of constant adjustment. The current word for that process is adaptation. Economics For Business talks to Luca Dellanna, a leading business expert who advises companies of […]

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The Bank of Canada’s Failed Mission to “Preserve the Value of Money”

In Canada, inflation hit 4.7 percent in October, and is expected to go even higher. According to a recent survey, 46 percent of Canadians are struggling to feed their families because of the rising cost of living. Perhaps they are also struggling to understand the logic of the Bank of Canada’s (BOC) mission statement: “We […]

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We’re All Talking about Inflation, but Deflation May Also Be on the Way

Most recent data continue to show a visible acceleration in “price inflation,” with the yearly growth rate of the US Consumer Price Index (CPI) rising to 6.2 percent in October from 5.4 percent in September and 1.2 percent in October of last year—its highest level since December 1990. Most experts seem to be surprised by the massive […]

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Smallpox: The Historical Myths behind Mandatory Vaccines

Vaccine mandates are not a new invention, and states have long pushed a narrative exaggerating the success of mandates in the past.  Original Article: “Smallpox: The Historical Myths behind Mandatory Vaccines“ This Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher Condon. Narrated by Michael Stack.

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The REAL ID Means a Real Leviathan

While 9/11 is mainly forgotten, a deafening trumpet announces the presence of other supposed crises, such as covid and climate change. The Leviathan is now excited and encouraged by the possibilities of new rules and new IDs. Original Article: “The REAL ID Means a Real Leviathan“ This Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher […]