Sunday, January 20, 2019

Back in Power, Pelosi Is Putting Abortion First Once Again

This history makes vividly clear something that the pro-life community has long acknowledged about the pro-choice movement: They don’t actually support choice, they just...

Reagan Had Only One Warning in His 1989 Farewell Address

Ronald Reagan was characteristically upbeat and optimistic when he addressed the American people for the final time as president 30 years ago this past...

Are AR-15 Rifles a Public Safety Threat? Here’s What the Data Say

Is it true that the AR-15, a popular firearm owned by millions of Americans, is a unique threat to public safety?

Reparations vs. Property Rights

by Chris Calton via Mises Socialists throughout the western world are celebrating the decision in South Africa to confiscate land from white citizens to redistribute to the...
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Guilt-Based Giving Is False Philanthropy

by T.K. Coleman via FEE A lot of people treat charity as if it were an act of penance: a way of atoning for the sin of...

We Need a Dignity Revolution

A few days ago, as I was traveling between Mass and the NR office in midtown Manhattan, I saw a man, after relieving himself, carrying his urine...

The Debasement of Human Rights

by Roger Pilon via Cato Inst. Back in May I invited Aaron Rhodes to come over from his home in Hamburg, Germany, to talk about his new...

There Are a Lot of Reasons to Feel Optimistic about America’s Future

After Wednesday’s gloom, here are a few thoughts about reasons for optimism for the future . . . We groan that we’re governed by crooks, incompetents,...
Walter Williams

Some Ideas To Think About

Poverty is no mystery, and it's easily avoidable. The poverty line that the Census Bureau used in 2016 for a single person was an...

Why does Anyone in this City Need a Gun?

The shooting that took place in Toronto (Canada) on Sunday was, in one way, similar to the aftermath of the terrorist attack in Paris on...

More and More of What We Do Depends on Government Permission

Do you have permit for that? If you want to keep that permit, you'd better do as you're told. Increasingly, that's the theme of modern...

Can We Trust Experts?

People whom we've trusted as experts have often been wrong beyond imagination, and it's nothing new. Irving Fisher, a distinguished Yale University economics professor...

US Is ‘Least Racist, Least Xenophobic Country’ in History, Prager Says

While speaking last year with a black man shining shoes at the airport in Newark, New Jersey, about his time in America, syndicated talk-radio...

Why Saudi Women Want Muscle Cars Now That They’re Allowed To Drive

Here in the United States, we women hop into our cars every day and go about our businesses without thinking how extraordinary it is...

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...

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...

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

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

More People Use a Gun in Self-Defense Each Year Than Die in Car Accidents

How is it that so many kids raised on “Harry Potter”, “The Hunger Games”, “Star Wars”, and all the Marvel action figure movies manage...
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[VIDEO] John Wayne – Simple Truths

A few simple truths on the greatness and beauty that is America, spoken by John Wayne with eloquence and confidence. Where are these men today?! On Liberty,...

My American Dream

If you hang around a British person long enough, you are practically guaranteed to hear him make a derisive quip about Americans. In all likelihood,...