A Piece Of The Action

  • January 13, 2013 · 5:00 PM
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This week we're discussing tariffs and protectionism - two sides of the same gangster coin. Everybody wants to make a profit, and nobody wants bad things to happen to their business. This is why organizations like the North Ward Merchant's Protective Cooperative exist. It's nothing personal - business is business.

I'm glad you understand.


Damn It Feels Good To Be A Gangsta' - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rL9ihXiFAko

It's Over For The Little Guy - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mpm44S1aePw

The Federation Needs Their Cut - http://youtu.be/5o1rH63IaDA


Protectionism, War, and the Southern Tradition - Rockwell - https://www.mises.org/media/1077/Protectionism-War-and-the-Southern-Tradition

Who's Protected By Tariffs? - Tucker, et al - https://mises.org/media/4518/Whos-Protected-By-Tariffs


Economics In One Lesson, Chapters XI and XII - Hazlitt - http://steshaw.org/economics-in-one-lesson/

Lincoln's Tariff War - DiLorenzo - https://mises.org/daily/952/Lincolns-Tariff-War

Jonesin' for a Soda - Raskin - https://mises.org/daily/2678

Protectionism and the Destruction of Prosperity - Rothbard - https://mises.org/rothbard/protectionism.asp

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  • Joel L.

    I'll be 10 minutes late

    January 13, 2013

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