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What’s the Price of Gold? It Depends.

What’s the Price of Gold? It Depends. by Keith Weiner for Mises When someone asks what the price of gold is, the answer depends on which gold market he means. In most cases, the different gold markets are close enough that...

Governments Never Give Up Power Voluntarily

Governments Never Give Up Power Voluntarily by Ludwig von Mises for Mises All those in positions of political power, all governments, all kings, and all republican authorities have always looked askance at private property. There is an inherent tendency in all...

MKULTRA and the CIA’s War on the Human Mind

MKULTRA and the CIA’s War on the Human Mind by Jason Morgan for Mises The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has a fearsome reputation. The author and executor of countless coups and political assassinations, the CIA is notorious for waterboarding, “extraordinary rendition,”...

The Wages of Perpetual Fear

The Wages of Perpetual Fear by FMPADMIN6120 for Free-Mans Perspective I’ve gone on for a long time about fear making humans stupid, and even about it being a weapon and a brain poison. But I’ve also wondered at times whether...

The True Costs of Zombie Companies and Easy Money

The True Costs of Zombie Companies and Easy Money by Ali Mecklai for Mises Recent data published by Yardeni Research Inc., Bank for International Settlements (BIS), the Institute of International Finance (IIF), and in the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Economic...

It’s Time for a Geopolitical Reset

It’s Time for a Geopolitical Reset by José Niño for Mises Foreign policy seems to have been placed on the back burner in the Trump era. Domestic issues, generic outrage politics, and the present covid-19 pandemic have sucked the oxygen out...