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Can the UK's Jacob Rees-Mogg Put the Conservatives Back on Track?

World HistoryPolitical Theory

After a months of retreating on Brexit, and a botched election, the British Conservatives need a hard-line position on free trade and de-regulation.

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The Ancient Incas and the Collectivist State

SocialismWorld History

“The Inca state seems to have been one of the fullest incarnations of socialist ideals in human history.”

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For Libertarians, the British Monarchy Is the Least of Our Worries

World HistoryPolitical Theory

The world would be a better place if the Queen expanded her veto power as a check against Parliament.

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Week in Review: July 8, 2017

Labor and WagesProtectionism and Free TradeU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryMonopoly and Competition

Sometimes, "it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another."

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After Brexit: Germany and the EU Will Look to Asia

Global EconomyWorld History

The importance of Asia as a trade partner will drive future EU and German policy.

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The American Architects of The South-African Catastrophe

War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

The South Africans once flirted with a decentralized, federal structure. The United States meddled to make sure that didn't happen.

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Deeper Forces Emerge: The Great War from January to June, 1917

War and Foreign PolicyWorld History

Though we tend to think of the war in terms of stalemate and attrition, the war was anything but static to most of the millions of participants.

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Week in Review: May 27, 2017

StrategyWorld HistoryPolitical TheoryPraxeology

Trump's budget signals that as far as government spending goes, it's business as usual in Washington.

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How Economists Destroyed Pre-World War II Germany

Money and BanksWorld HistoryMonetary Theory

Monetary history proves that no nation can afford to treat economic theory with contempt.

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Marx: The Economist's Economist

World HistoryAustrian Economics OverviewOther Schools of Thought

Marx's original thinking amounted to nothing more than equivocal statements, half-baked arguments, and crude claims unsupported by any empirical facts.

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