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LA Metro’s Climate Strategy

RANDAL O'TOOLE, CATO INSTITUTE An article in the Los Angeles Times last week frets that Los Angeles transit buses are “hemorrhaging riders,” which is supposedly “worsening traffic and...

Is This Infrastructure Really Needed?

RANDAL O'TOOLE, CATO INSTITUTE The United States has “at least $232 billion in critical public transportation” needs, claims the American Public Transportation Association (APTA). Among the “critically needed”...

Trump’s Infrastructure Plan

RANDAL O'TOOLE, CATO INSTITUTE Greater reliance on user fees, federal loans rather than grants, and corporatization are three keys to the Trump administration’s infrastructure initiative...

Throttling the Railroads: 1. The Railroad Problem

CLARENCE B. CARSON, IDEAS ON LIBERTY Ayn Rand put her finger adeptly on the jugular vein when she fo­cused attention on the railroads in her...

Amtrak Blows $1 Bil In DHS Grants To Protect Against Terrorism

Liberty Alerts, Corruption Chronicles Despite getting more than $1 billion from the U.S. government to bolster security, the nation’s passenger train system—known as Amtrak—remains vulnerable...

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Destroying the environment to save it

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Pseudo-green energy will wreak devastation, pretending to prevent exaggerated climate harm~ “We had to destroy the village in order to save it.” The...

Thank Goodness Dr. Fauci Does Not Run NASA

BY BOB BARR Blue state governors and blue city mayors are continuing to repeat their “sky-is-falling” outcries that people should be afraid to take a...

Prioritizing climate over pandemics

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~We need a full accounting of what was spent preparing for the ‘climate crisis’ versus COVID~ As of May 20, the United States...

Honoring Their Gift

BY T.F. STERN Gratitude is an interesting human trait.  We say thank you when somebody does something nice for us or gives us a present;...