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November 12, 2019
By Jeffrey Tucker
There is a sense these days, whether in politics or academia, that people should shape their own realities and each result is as valid or real as any other.
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Economy
Government & Politics
November 12, 2019
By Jeffrey Tucker
On Tuesday, Disney will release an amazing thing that no one on the planet could have anticipated 10 years ago: a service that streams Disney programming on the Internet available to subscribers for $7 per month.
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Economy
Government & Politics
November 11, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
When people take a deep dive into Warren’s policy views, they might want to think twice about supporting her run for the nomination. Here are five reasons why Warren should stay as far from the White House as possible
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Government & Politics
Health Care
Taxes
November 11, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of November 4, 2019
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Health Care
Environment
Climate Change
Education
Government Spending
Government & Politics
November 4, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
One of the issues that confronts the friends of freedom is how best to make the case for liberty as a political idea and ideal and as a policy proposal.
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Government & Politics
October 30, 2019
By Frank Lasee
The Heartlander, Fall 2019
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Government & Politics
October 29, 2019
By Edward Hudgins
October 21 was the anniversary of Thomas Edison’s invention of the first workable lightbulb.
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Government & Politics
October 29, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
Shamelessly, the NBA is more enamored with making money in China than respecting the First Amendment rights of its own fans in America or standing up for American values.
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Government & Politics
October 29, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
Political election seasons are always interesting times.
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Government & Politics
October 29, 2019
By Bartlett Cleland
A ban on facial recognition software used by law enforcement or government agencies that started in San Francisco and Oakland has, in part, gone statewide
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Government & Politics
October 28, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of October 21, 2019
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Environment
Climate Change
Education
Health Care
Government Spending
Government & Politics
October 24, 2019
By Jeffrey Tucker
Here’s the word of the day: viscoelastic. It is a substance that seems solid but slowly drips into a puddle over time. The same substance if pulled quickly snaps and breaks.
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Government & Politics
October 24, 2019
By Edward Hudgins
The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) Board of Governors has reached a quorum for the first time since 2014.
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Government Spending
Government & Politics
October 22, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
The fake news media and ignorant politicians have shamefully perpetuated a myth that “vaping” is responsible for more than 500 hospitalizations and seven deaths.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Government & Politics
October 22, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
A quarter-century ago, the CWA was introduced to and embraced by the American public. The CWA sent a political shockwave across the country and changed the political landscape for years to come.
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Government & Politics
October 21, 2019
By Seton Motley
The answer to everything even remotely policy-related – is less government.
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Health Care
Energy
Government & Politics
October 21, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of October 14, 2019
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Environment
Climate Change
Government Spending
Government & Politics
Energy
Health Care
Education
October 17, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
As the NBA continues to protect its business interests, the league’s biggest star, Lebron James, is on a crusade of his own.
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Government & Politics
October 17, 2019
By Billy Aouste
National Basketball Association (NBA) superstar LeBron James took to Twitter on Monday to vent his frustration about the latest controversy over the NBA's decision to grovel before the Chinese government.
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Government & Politics
October 15, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
Two events filled the television-news airwaves and social media as September 2019 was coming to an end.
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Climate Change
Environment
Government Spending
Government & Politics
October 14, 2019
By Billy Aouste
The China-symp appeasers at Google and the NBA have much to learn from these honorable players.
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Government & Politics
October 14, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of October 7, 2019
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Environment
Climate Change
Education
Health Care
Government Spending
Government & Politics
October 9, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
“What we’ve got here is a failure to communicate.”
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Government & Politics
October 7, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Rhode Island's temporary 120-day ban on flavored e-cigarettes will shut down small businesses and restrict adult access to tobacco harm reduction products.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Government & Politics
October 1, 2019
By Trent England
Under the Electoral College system, presidential elections are decentralized, taking place in the states.
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Constitutional Reform
Government & Politics
September 30, 2019
By Ann Bridges
The House of Representatives’ Democrat majority FY2020 budget includes refunding the Congressional Office of Technology Assessment.
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Government Spending
Government & Politics
September 27, 2019
By Ashley Bateman
The law places Colorado in a compact of states that pledge to award all their electoral votes to whichever presidential candidate receives a majority of the NPV.
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Government & Politics
Law
Constitutional Reform
September 26, 2019
By Jeffrey Tucker
There is not a living soul who is proud of what national politics has become. 
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Government & Politics
September 23, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of September 16, 2019
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Environment
Climate Change
Education
Health Care
Government Spending
Government & Politics
September 19, 2019
By Kenneth Artz
The largest amount of money directed to pet projects since Congress imposed a moratorium in 2011.
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Government & Politics
September 18, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
We increasingly live in a new “dark age” of economic ignorance, and even stupidity.
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Economy
Government Spending
Government & Politics
September 16, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of September 9, 2019
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Environment
Climate Change
Health Care
Government Spending
Education
Government & Politics
September 10, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's proposal to ban sales of flavored e-cigarettes is unlikely to reduce youth use e-cigarette use and her fearmongering campaign against THR products will likely lead to an increase in combustible use.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
Government & Politics
September 9, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of September 2, 2019
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Climate Change
Environment
Government Spending
Government & Politics
Education
Health Care
September 6, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
September 2019 marks 70 years since the appearance of Ludwig von Mises’s Human Action: A Treatise on Economics, one of the truly great “classics” of modern economics.
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Government & Politics
Economy
September 3, 2019
By Art Carden
Category 4 Hurricane Dorian, with winds reaching 140 miles per hour, is creeping toward Florida.
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Government Spending
Government & Politics
Taxes
Regulation
September 3, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of August 26, 2019
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Environment
Climate Change
Health Care
Government Spending
Education
Government & Politics
August 30, 2019
By Art Carden
Chinese economic liberalization has been responsible for the biggest mass movement out of extreme poverty in human history.
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Government & Politics
August 28, 2019
By Merrill Matthews
Millions of Americans seem to think large corporations have made the American Dream possible.
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Economy
Government & Politics
August 26, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of August 19, 2019
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Environment
Climate Change
Education
Health Care
Government Spending
Government & Politics
 

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