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August 31, 2016
By Joy Pullmann
This 44-page booklet discusses the development of Common Core and its flaws. This expanded edition includes two appendices: acronyms often used in Common Core discussions and a handy timeline.
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Education
January 1, 2015
By Peter Ferrara
Power to the People: The New Road to Freedom and Prosperity for the Poor, Seniors, and Those Most in Need of the World’s Best Health Care
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Entitlements
June 1, 2014
By Joseph Bast, Herbert J. Walberg
Learning is easier and faster when properly designed incentive systems are used. Unfortunately, denying the effectiveness of incentives in K-12 education is a foundational idea of progressive educational philosophy and practice.
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Education
April 9, 2014
By Craig Idso, S. Fred Singer, Robert M. Carter (1942-2016)
The newest volume in the Climate Change Reconsidered series, released on April 9, is Climate Change Reconsidered II: Biological Impacts. One more volume in the CCR-II series, subtitled Human Welfare, Energy, and Policies, is due out in June.
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Environment
Climate Change
September 17, 2013
By Craig Idso, S. Fred Singer, Robert M. Carter (1942-2016)
The Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change (NIPCC) released a major new report on climate change science produced by an international team of 40 scientists at a press conference on Sept. 17, 2013, at the James R.
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Environment
Climate Change
June 11, 2013
By Joseph Bast, Craig Idso, S. Fred Singer, Robert M. Carter (1942-2016)
Climate Change Reconsidered, a two-volume report from the Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change (NIPCC) originally published by The Heartland Institute in 2009 and 2011, was translated into Chinese by a translation group organized by the
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Environment
Climate Change
March 1, 2012
By The American Consumer Institute Center for Citizen Research
A collection of essays related to the value of the Internet to small businesses.
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InfoTech & Telecom
July 4, 2011
When Erik the Red first arrived in Greenland, the fertile green land was perfect for farming. But within a few centuries the thriving Viking settlements had been wiped out by global cooling.
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Environment
April 1, 2011
By Herbert J. Walberg
Transformational Innovation in K-12 Education: Achieving More, Spending Less in Schools, Districts, and States is an edited and revised version of a publication prepared for the Center on Innovation & Improvement, for which author Herb Walberg, chairman
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Education
February 1, 2011
By edited by Eli Lehrer
In November 2010, voters around the United States demanded change in Washington. For the third time in as many election cycles, Americans kicked out people in power and replaced them with new, often untested elected leaders.
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FIRE
October 1, 2010
By Joseph Bast
Rarely have more people in the United States been so deeply concerned about the direction of their country as right now, in 2010.
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Law
Taxes
Government Spending
September 10, 2010
By Peter Ferrara
Earlier this year, Congress passed and President Barack Obama signed into law the “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
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Health Care
April 1, 2010
By Herbert J. Walberg
For the last half century, higher spending and many modern reforms have failed to raise the achievement of students in the United States to the levels of other economically advanced countries.
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Education
January 1, 2010
By Joseph Bast
“At least seven theories of climate change enjoy some support in the scientific community.
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Environment
Climate Change
January 1, 2010
By Walter Cunningham
Walter Cunningham has enjoyed careers in the United States Marine Corps, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and private industry, including 12 years as a venture capitalist.
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Environment
Climate Change
June 1, 2009
By Joseph Bast
This 880-page rebuttal of the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), three years in the making, was released in June 2009 by The Heartland Institute. Coauthored and edited by S. Fred Singer, Ph.D.
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Climate Change
Environment
March 1, 2009
By Anthony Watts
The stakes in the debate over global warming are high. If human activities are causing a major warming of the earth’s atmosphere, then actions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions costing hundreds of billions of dollars would be necessary.
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Environment
August 28, 2007
By Herbert J. Walberg
School Choice: The Findings is the most comprehensive and up-to-date survey available summarizing the research on charter schools, vouchers, and public versus private school effectiveness.
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Education
June 1, 2006
By Joseph Bast
Please Don’t Poop in My Salad features a collection of essays by Heartland President Joseph L. Bast defending smokers against laws abridging their right to free association and taxes that punish them for a personal lifestyle choice.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
September 1, 2005
By Joseph Bast, Herbert J. Walberg
This book is for parents, teachers, policymakers, taxpayers, and everyone who wants great schools for children regardless of their race, social background, and parents' income.
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Education
 

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