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Growth of Government and Accountability to Society

February 26, 2013

Is Employment a “Human Right”?

Efforts to stamp out so-called discrimination in the labor market will kill jobs and stifle economic growth.
February 21, 2013

The High-Tech Future of Medicine

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Personalized drug therapy will be a boon to patients but a bane to pharmaceutical companies.
February 19, 2013

In Praise of Income Inequality

You cannot make the poor richer by making the rich poorer.
February 13, 2013

The Disenfranchisement of Rural America

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Small-town Americans are losing the right to govern themselves and their own communities.
February 7, 2013

Obamacare’s Fiscal Nightmare

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If the law isn't scaled back by 2014, we're ruined.
February 5, 2013

America’s Favorite Golfer Gets Fleeced

What Phil Mickelson’s tax saga teaches us about the uses and abuses of state fiscal policy.
January 29, 2013

The End of Charity?

The president’s redistributive effort to limit charitable tax deductions will hurt the poor—and everyone else.
January 25, 2013

The New New Deal

It’s the spirit of 1932: unsustainable transfers of wealth, vague new “rights” (billed to the taxpayer), and a record of failure. By Richard A. Epstein.

January 25, 2013

The Coming Fiscal Tsunami

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The first step to avoid drowning in debt? Stop ignoring the approaching wave. By David Koitz.

January 25, 2013

Rationing by Another Name

By paying doctors less than they’re willing to accept, an unelected panel will quietly restrict medical care. By Scott W. Atlas.