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The Seed’s of Today’s Chaos Were Planted Many Months Ago

BY BOB BARR For three months Americans in all parts of the country have meekly submitted to government mandates to “shelter in place” and “social...

Yes, Antifa is a Terrorist Organization

BY BOB BARR On May 31st, in response to the violent riots rocking American cities from coast to coast and border to border, President Donald...

Spending on Police by State

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE Amid the outcry over George Floyd’s death and subsequent protests, some people are calling for defunding the police. Zeroing out the...

The COVID-19 Reallocation Shock

RYAN BOURNE, CATO INSTITUTE Much of the pandemic economic policy response around the world seemed designed to freeze the economy of March 2020. Existing employment...

A miraculous turn of events

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Michael Moore and Driessen agree! Wind, solar and biofuel energy are devastating Planet Earth~ Never in my wildest dreams did I envision a...

Everyone Who Can Flee the Disease is Doing So – Thomas Jefferson Leadership

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP A malignant fever … in the filth of Water street which gives great alarm. About 70. people had died of it two...

China Spends Billions to Buy Silence of the American Left

BY BOB BARR How much does silence cost? For China, it is at least $180 billion, which is how much the Chinese have spent in...

Economics in Rhyme: the Illuminating Poetry of Willford I. King

BY LAWRENCE W. REED Willford I. King believed broadly in private property, free enterprise, and limited government.   "The Minimum Wage" To make a horse drink It is foolish...

The Unintended Consequences of the Kitchen Sink

RYAN BOURNE, CATO INSTITUTE As the $2.2 trillion CARES Act sailed through Congress, the general mood was that money had to get out the door...

The Case Against Homeschool Regulation

KERRY MCDONALD, CATO INSTITUTE Even as over one billion students around the world endure unchosen school‐​at‐​home during the COVID-19 pandemic, interest in authentic homeschooling has grown. A new survey by...

Social Distancing, Thomas Jefferson Style

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP …the yellow fever …is generated only in low close, and ill-cleansed parts of a town, I have supposed it practicable to prevent...

Thinking the Unthinkable—and Responding Wisely

BY EARL H. TILFORD, INSTITUTE FOR FAITH & FREEDOM In 1994, I was in my first year as director of research for the U.S. Army’s...