Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

The Nanny State Can Get You Killed

On the same day that the Los Angeles City Council moved to regulate e

Why Chairmen Upton and Walden Plan a Communications Act Update

The most modern part of America’s economy has the most obsolete law.

Common Core Re-Enters the Political Theater

Indiana education politics has dwelt in drama-queen land recently, with state Superintendent Glenda Ritz unsuccessfully trying to sue the school board she chairs for discussing over email an idea s

Greenpeace to Kids: Christmas is Canceled

Radical left-wing organizations have long-enjoyed stenographic coverage in the mainstream media.

Obama’s Shallow Inequality Speech And The Presidency That Might Have Been

President Obama’s speech yesterday on inequality is being lauded as one of the best of his life, by people who paid attention to it.

Hard to Take the German Absolution of Tesla Fires Seriously

Following incidents in Washington state, Mexico and Tennessee, the&nbs

Americans Don’t Trust The Government, And That Could Be Great For America

The American people don’t trust the government. This could be a great thing for America.

The Great Depression Was Ended by the End of World War II, Not the Start of It

A common fallacy is that the Great Depression was ended by the explosive spending of World War II.  But World War II actually institutionalized the sharp decline in the standard of living caus

‘Little Ice Ages’ Caused Suffering in Spain—as They Always Do

I recently toured Portugal and Spain, where the clashes between civilizations and “little ice ages” were especially violent.

Here’s The One Crazy Thing Barack Obama Can Do To Save Obamacare

We’ve passed the administration’s deadline, and Obamacare still isn’t fixed.