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  • Wise words from Tom Woods…

    Via lewrockwell.com and dailypaul.com, Tom Woods says: I think it’s a huge mistake to dismiss the Tea Party people just because they’re having Sarah Palin speak at their convention next month.  These people are a diverse lot, and many of them respect Ron Paul.  They know something is wrong, which is more than can be …

  • Tom Woods to speak at the University of Minnesota

    Thats right! The YAL chapter at UofM hosts Tom Woods, author of Meltdown: a Free-Market Look at Why the Stock Market Collapsed, the Economy Tanked, and the Government Bailouts will Make Things Worse. When: Wednesday, December 9th, 2009 at 7:00pm. Where: University of Minnesota- Minneapolis Campus; West Bank Auditorium This event is FREE and open …

  • Prescient Economists Say Recession Ended in July

    Newsletter Economist Dennis Gartman comes out with a bold new prediction that our recent economic ails are coming to an end.   He rattles off a few economic indicators that but can’t really give a set rule for analysis.  Instead he says “It’s like the definition for pornography: I’ll know it when I see it.” …

  • Yes We Should

    Should We Kill the Fed? – by Pat Buchanan: ”(T)he very people who devised the policies that produced the mess are now posing as the wise public servants who will show us the way out,” writes Thomas Woods in Meltdown. Already in its sixth week on the New York Times best-seller list, this eminently readable …

  • CBSnews.com Reviews Meltdown

    Tom Woods’ most recent offering has garnered the attention of some major news outlets, including CBSnews.com, which published a review of Meltdown yesterday. The review was refreshingly detailed and honest about how Meltdown views the Fed and government interference in the markets, and even gave honorable mention to the Austrian school. From the review: The …

  • Full-throttle Opposition

    An edited transcript of Tom Woods’ CPAC remarks is available on LewRockwell.com today.  He explains in layman’s terms (which can be handily repeated to any non-Austrian friends you might happen to have) why the economy is in the mess it’s in: We are at a watershed point in our country’s history.  Historians may look back …

  • YAL Arlington HS Podcast: Featuring Thomas E. Woods, Jr.

    On this coming Monday, February 16th, 2009, YAL Arlington HS in New York will record its first podcast with special guest, Mr. Thomas Woods, author of the new bestseller Meltdown.  Mr. Thomas Woods, a senior fellow at the Ludwig von Mises Institute, obtained a Bachelor’s Degree from Harvard University and a Ph.D. in history from …