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August 10, 2020
By Greg E. Walcher
One should not blame sophisticated and well-funded activists for wanting to use the current situation to push their agenda, however far-fetched it may seem.
August 10, 2020
By Seton Motley
The coronavirus shutdowns have acutely and starkly highlighted the differences between Big Government states and Less Government states.
August 6, 2020
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #368
August 6, 2020
By Steve Goreham
U.S. public transit ridership has been declining for the last five years and the coronavirus pandemic is accelerating the decline.
August 6, 2020
By Anthony Watts, H. Sterling Burnett, Tim Benson
‘There is a safety benefit in keeping the pipeline open, because rail transport is far more accident-prone than a pipeline.’
August 6, 2020
By Nancy J. Thorner
With the COVID-19 issue still lingering, Democrats are going to continue their strong push toward voting by mail as a way to prevent large crowds from gathering at polling places, fully realizing this method of voting is conducive to voter fraud.
August 4, 2020
By Richard Ebeling
Paul Krugman may hide behind rude and crude ad hominem attacks on those who do not share his views, but that does not prove his case. It only serves to harm his own reputation and legitimacy in the arena of public policy debate.
August 4, 2020
By Larry Sand
The one-size-fits-all regimen for schools needs to end.
August 4, 2020
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
California just experienced a catastrophic loss from the COIVD-19 impact on the economy, as one of its major refineries, Marathon Martinez, has just announced it will be idled indefinitely.
August 3, 2020
By David Wojick
Few people appreciate this amazing fact, that CO2 in the air is the global food supply. Our meat, fruit and veggies, also our candy and ice cream, milk and wine, are built almost entirely from carbon dioxide and water. Everything we eat and drink.
August 3, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
Experts in public health and epidemiology have driven policy making during the COVID-19 pandemic. How much should we trust experts?
July 31, 2020
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
California, with less than 0.5% of the world’s population (40 million vs. 8 billion), remains the state with the highest cost of electricity and fuels in the country.
July 31, 2020
By Larry Sand
Declaring that there will be no in-person instruction this fall, Governor Gavin Newsom puts teachers’ union interests over those of children and families.
July 31, 2020
By David Wojick
Biden’s multi-trillion dollar climate action plan is full of promises that the law says he cannot keep. Promising to do what you cannot do is a false promise. Here are some big-ticket examples.
July 31, 2020
By Paul Driessen
US-EU trade talks are already stalled over agriculture issues. And yet the European Union’s new “Farm to Fork” strategy doubles down on the EU’s contentious agricultural regulations.
July 29, 2020
By Larry Sand
Last week, the school wars intensified on many fronts.
July 28, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
The surge in COVID-19 cases since June has led to much speculation that states began reopening too soon.
July 28, 2020
By Richard Ebeling
In spite of the declared “independence” of the Federal Reserve from the political control of either Congress or the White House, America’s central bank is a branch of the U.S. government that is responsible for setting monetary policy.
July 28, 2020
By Darren Brady Nelson
Let's do a statistical analysis of the priorities of Black Lives Matter in their own words.
July 24, 2020
By James Taylor
America’s political class does not seem to fully understand this moment, and as a result, it is allowing these attacks to occur without meaningful resistance.
July 24, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
Following COVID-19, it's time we rethink our medical care system.
July 23, 2020
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #367
July 23, 2020
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Finally, the EPA is seeking comments on proposed regulation changes that will provide Increased Consistency and Transparency of Benefits and Costs in the Clean Air Act Rulemaking Process.
July 23, 2020
By David Wojick
While peer review has its good side, there are several ways that it greatly impedes progress, and the bad greatly outweighs the good.
July 22, 2020
By H. Sterling Burnett
'It is shameful and discouraging that the Trump administration, of all presidential administrations one can imagine, is taking the lead on imposing greenhouse gas limits on aircraft manufacturers.'
July 22, 2020
By Seton Motley
There are very few things in life more annoying than someone who pretends they are helping us while doing the exact opposite.
July 22, 2020
By Paul Driessen, Ned Mamula
The Green New Deal would make US reliance on China much worse.
July 21, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
Harper’s magazine recently posted a letter signed by over 150 leading authors, journalists, and public intellectuals calling for greater support for freedom of speech.
July 21, 2020
By Clifford Thies
Retailers are asking customers to use credit or debit cards, and some are refusing to make change in coins. They say it’s because of the novel coronavirus. The virus may be playing a part; but, there’s more to the coin shortage.
July 21, 2020
By Richard Ebeling
If the ideology and policies of “systemic racism,” identity politics, and cancel culture win out in the arena of American politics and cultural acceptance, it will be the end of America.
July 21, 2020
By Larry Sand
Governor Newsom and teachers unions nix in-person instruction for most school kids in the fall.
July 21, 2020
By Scott Cleland
Our polarized Internet world has generated at least one area of extraordinary bipartisan consensus: 77 percent of Americans agree Google, Facebook, and Amazon have too much power.
July 17, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
Perhaps the most frustrating aspect of the COVID-19 pandemic is reading that non-pharmaceutical interventions like social distancing, stay-at-home orders, and business closures are saving lives. They are not.
July 16, 2020
By H. Sterling Burnett, Christopher Talgo
Climate Change Weekly #366
July 13, 2020
By Paul Driessen
Organic pesticides, and other organic chemicals, are more dangerous to bees ... and people!
July 13, 2020
By Richard Ebeling
All possible effort must be made to resist and rationally respond to a “cancel culture” that would erase the history and memory of America from the minds of humankind.
July 10, 2020
By Justin Haskins
At a virtual World Economic Forum meeting, global leaders from the United Nations, United Kingdom, United States, International Monetary Fund and multi-national corporations discussed and announced a plan to develop a “Great Reset” of the entire world.
July 10, 2020
By Justin Haskins
It's not a conspiracy theory. It's a conspiracy fact.
July 10, 2020
By Justin Haskins
On Friday, June 19, climate activist and former Vice President Al Gore joined the growing list of high-profile world leaders calling for a “Great Reset” of the world economy to help battle climate change.
July 10, 2020
By Justin Haskins
Earlier in June, the World Economic Forum (WEF), a highly influential nonprofit organization based in Europe, announced its plan to push for a “Great Reset” of global capitalism.
 

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