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New Choice for New Hampshire

SOLOMON CHEN, CATO INSTITUTE As we approach the middle of School Choice Week it is time to head to the geographically small yet mighty state of New...

Armored Car Company Sues Federal Law Enforcement and a California Sheriff After Series of...

INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE For good reasons, civil forfeiture is often characterized as “policing for profit.” But what is happening to a national armored-car company is...

Plastic Is Not A Threat!

BY TOM DEWEESE I am fed up to my burning ears with the carte blanche castigation of plastic. Plastic is one of the greatest inventions...

Paternalistic Government: Killing US With Kindness?

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON We all have probably imagined a life of ease at some time in our lives. The dream or notion of arriving...

In Response to Biden’s Weak Diplomacy, Russia Plans War Drills Off the Irish Coast

JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ The threat of a Russian invasion into Ukraine continues to escalate. Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent more than 100,000 troops and weaponry to prepare...

Here’s PROOF That Reducing “Transwomen’s” Testosterone Levels Does Not Eliminate Their Edge Over Real...

BY SELWYN DUKE As most know, there’s a contentious debate over whether it’s fair to let men who claim they’re female compete in women’s sports....

Time For Congress To Take The ‘Next Step’ On Criminal Justice Reform

BY BOB BARR In recent weeks, state governments across the country have begun prioritizing the issue of criminal justice reform, and at the federal level...

The Global Warming Question That Can Change People’s Minds

BY SELWYN DUKE Late last year, I got into a discussion with a fellow who was quite sold on the idea that man’s activities were...

Amended Complaint Filed in Military and Federal Contractors Case

LIBERTY COUNSEL TAMPA, FL — Liberty Counsel has filed an amended complaint in its lawsuit against the COVID shot mandates by adding additional military plaintiffs, federal employees, and civilian...

I’m a Privileged American … Please Put Race Aside

GARY L. WELTON, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES I do not feel like a privileged person today when I watch Olympic competitions. These young white,...

Federal Debt and Unfunded Entitlement Promises

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE Biden’s budget‐​busting Build Back Better plan has been beaten back, but federal finances are still badly broken. Spending is running far...

OSHA Vax Mandate Is Also Arbitrary Because It Ignores Natural Immunity

Todd Zywicki, Jeffrey A. Singer, and Ilya Shapiro, Cato Institute On November 5, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued an emergency temporary standard...

Teach MLK Not CRT

BY PAUL G. KENGOR Here’s a critical question for enthusiasts of critical race theory, particularly its growing number of advocates on the religious left: How...

The Prelates and Massachusetts

HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES, BY GEORGE BANCROFT Volume I, Chapter 17: The Prelates and Massachusetts THE prohibition of the Book of Common Prayer at Salem...

MLK, Jr. “We must NOT allow our creative protest to DEGENERATE into VIOLENCE”

And insights of Booker T. Washington, George W. Carver & Manning Johnson American Minute with Bill Federer "I have a dream ... where little black boys and...

Bringing Britain’s woes to America?

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~ Will Biden-AOC energy policies do to Americans what UK climate obsession is doing to Brits? ~ Virginia enacted a Clean Economy Act;...

Letters from a Farmer in Pennsylvania, Letter 1, by John Dickinson

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY, MAJOR WORKS Letters from a Farmer in Pennsylvania to the Inhabitants of the British Colonies, Letter 1, John Dickinson A series of 12...

Events Surrounding Shurtleff v. City of Boston SCOTUS Oral Argument

LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – Several events will occur next week in front of the U.S. Supreme Court surrounding the oral argument of Shurtleff v. City...

The Biden Administration’s ongoing ill-timed battle against fossil fuels

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON A few months ago, I wrote about President Biden’s anti-fossil fuel policies. Among other steps designed to restrict domestic production of...

Supreme Court Blocks Biden’s “Vaccine Mandate” Power Grab

JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ We won. The Constitution won. The U.S. Supreme Court just issued an emergency stay blocking President Biden’s “vaccine mandate” power grab, delivering a...