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It’s Time to Give Up on Britain’s National Health Service

by Antony Sammeroff via Mises “Woe unto you, when all people speak well of you, for so their fathers did to the false prophets.” — Luke 6:26 Our...

Losing Count: The Empty Case for “High-Capacity” Magazine Restrictions

Since the early 1990s, several states have passed restrictions on firearm magazines as a purported public safety measure. To date, the Supreme Court has...

[VIDEO] How To Get The Best From Brexit With Daniel Hannan...

Peter Robinson sits down with British writer, journalist, and politician Daniel Hannan for the latest episode of Uncommon Knowledge to discuss Brexit. Was the Brexit result a...

[VIDEO] Incentives Matter, Intentions Don’t | Thomas Sowell

Dr Thomas Sowell explains what happens to intentions on the road toward results through real work examples from South Africa, and from the application of...

Brexit: May’s Way Is Not The Only Way

by Daniel Lacalle via Mises If there is anything that we have learned from the development of the British economy since the Brexit referendum is that...

The 5 Great Crusades of Classical Liberalism

by Richard M. Ebeling via FEE Classical liberalism has been the most revolutionary set of ideas in world history in terms of the advancement of human freedom...

Communists Brutally Murdered Russia’s Last Royal Family 100 Years Ago Today

July 17 marks the centennial of the killing of the Russian royal family. On that day a hundred years ago, the last tsar of...

The Plan to Save America from Bankruptcy

In November 2017, Howard Shatz highlighted a problem that the United States continues to avoid at its peril: the enormous—and swiftly growing debt accrued by the...

Trump and Senators Offer Plans to Reorganize Bureaucracy, Drain the Swamp

President Donald Trump’s administration released a plan June 21 that, if enacted, would impose some order on the sprawling administrative state—something that is long overdue.

[VIDEO] Public Union: Public Enemy | PragerU

Senior policy fellow for Americans for Prosperity Akash Chougule discusses public-sector unions that have been gaming the political system for decades, bankrupting whole cities and...

Washing machine tariffs started Trump’s trade war. Result?

...Largest-ever 3-month increase in washing machine prices! If you’re unfortunate enough to be shopping for a new washing machine, you can thank the Trump tariffs...

How Democracies Turn Tyrannical

by Richard M. Ebeling via FEE For most of the last three centuries, the ideas of liberty and democracy have been intertwined in the minds of...

Early Thoughts on the Trump-Putin Meeting

by Christopher Preble via CATO As a historian of the Cold War, I have a passing knowledge of a number of meetings between Soviet/Russian leaders and...

Planned Parenthood Kills More Blacks in 2 Weeks than the KKK...

What is it about truth that sends people scrambling to their “safe” (dishonest) spaces? Too many have such a visceral aversion to the truth....

No, Marbury V. Madison Did Not Say The Supreme Court Gets...

After President Trump announced his nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court, many have been discussing the...

Threat from Russia Must Be Front and Center at NATO Summit

The 2018 NATO Summit will take place on July 11 and 12 in Brussels. Expectations for the summit are for a continued focus on...

Aristotle’s Defense of Private Property: 4 Reasons Communal Property Is Inferior

by Paul Meany via FEE In "The Communist Manifesto," Karl Marx aptly summarized the implications of a communist society, stating that “the theory of the Communists...

How Socialists Make Economics the “Dismal Science” in Spite of Rising...

by Kevin Villani via FEE Eighteenth-century economist Thomas Carlyle called economics a dismal science not just in reaction to economist Tomas Malthus’ view that economic...

[VIDEO] What is a Classical Liberal? | The Rubin Report

The first animated video from Dave Rubin over at The Rubin Report asks if there's a little 'classical liberal' in everyone. Side note: 'The pursuit...

Abortion, Compelled Speech, And The Supreme Court

With the resignation of Anthony Kennedy and the coming nomination of Brett Kavanaugh, the Senate confirmation is sure to address the hot-button issue of...
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