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The Politics of E15

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON On October 9, President Donald Trump announced that he was lifting the EPA’s ban on summertime sales of E15—a motor fuel...

Interest Rates are Prices

BY RON PAUL One of the most enduring myths in the United States is that this country has a free market, when in reality, the...

Influence Of Democracy On Wages

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 7, Influence of Democracy on Wages Most of the remarks that I have already made...

How Democracy Affects The Relations Of Masters And Servants

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Section 3, Chapter 5, How Democracy Affects The Relations Of Masters And Servants An American who had traveled...

Niall Ferguson's The Cash Nexus

CARL L. BANKSTON III In his 2001 book, The Cash Nexus: Money and Power in the Modern World, 1700-2000, Niall Ferguson argues that warfare has...

Niall Ferguson’s The Cash Nexus

CARL L. BANKSTON III In his 2001 book, The Cash Nexus: Money and Power in the Modern World, 1700-2000, Niall Ferguson argues that warfare has...

Saving the American Idea: Rejecting Fear, Envy, and the Politics of Division

By The Honorable Paul Ryan, Heritage Foundation Abstract: The American commitment to equality of opportunity, economic liberty, and upward mobility is not tried in...

Anti-Populists Made America Great?

New York Times neoconservative columnist David Brooks dislikes populism. “Trust your betters and criticize not their deeds,” he says in effect. After all, when you become a billionaire, you’ll expect others to treat you thus.

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Any Coney Barrett and the Zealots

BY SELWYN DUKE Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett is in the grip of “dogmas.” So goes a criticism made by, ironically, the most dogmatic...

Romanian Churches Petition to U.S. Supreme Court

LIBERTY COUNSEL Liberty Counsel filed a petition for cert asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review the case of Elim Romanian Pentecostal Church and Logos Baptist Ministries...

King v. Burwell: A Clear Example of Legislating from the Bench

MICHAEL F. CANNON, CATO INSTITUTE Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett have renewed interest in the 2015 case King v. Burwell. In...

1619 – The Left’s final assault on America

~Their 1619 Project would eviscerate, denigrate and replace American history with racist lies~ Scot Faulkner Leftists have launched what they hope can be their final assault...