• Why Understanding the Progressive Era Still Matters

    Mises Institute Oct 11, 2017 | 00:00 am

    Editor's Note: Murray Rothbard's new masterwork, The Progressive Era, is now available for purchase. Judge Napolitano's preface below speaks to why the Progressive Era is so key to our understanding of modern America. This is the first of many selections from the[…]

  • Busting Myths About the State and the Libertarian Alternative

    Mises Institute Aug 14, 2017 | 00:00 am

    In non-technical terms, the libertarian is simply someone who is against the use of force against peaceful people in civil society. You would think that this would be a universally accepted idea but, as will be discussed in greater depth[…]

  • The Law Of Power

    Mises Institute Jan 30, 2017 | 00:00 am

    From the author's introduction:The people of the world stand under the principle of power. The whole social entity is governed by power, this being the highest value peoples aspire to and by which they counted, weighed, and judged. But, contrary[…]

  • The Mises Reader Unabridged

    Mises Institute Dec 22, 2016 | 00:00 am

    The Mises Reader can be found here.From the Introduction by Shawn Ritenour ...During my time in college, while I was still working through Human Action, I sought out other more accessible books by Mises. This was years before the advent[…]

  • Murray Rothbard: Mises’s True Heir

    Mises Institute Dec 31, 1969 | 19:00 pm

    Recently a young Austrian scholar made a very interesting observation in an informal discussion on Facebook: I have experienced that when you quote Mises instead of Rothbard (and they say basically the same in most circumstances) other Austrians are usually more[…]