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The Libertarian: Federalism And The Resistance

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Thursday, August 9, 2018

How the Trump presidency made progressives fans of the 10th Amendment.

In the News

Forced To Report, LA Times Delays, Dilutes, Distracts, Denies

quoting Thomas Sowellvia City Watch LA
Monday, August 6, 2018

“Journalists cannot serve two masters. To the extent that they take on the task of suppressing information or biting their tongue for the sake of some political agenda, they are betraying the trust of the public and corrupting their own profession.”

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Area 45: The Hoovers— A Family Tradition Of Leadership And Public Service

interview with Margaret Hoovervia Area 45
Friday, August 10, 2018

Herbert Hoover’s Journey from a Two-Room cottage in Iowa to the World Stage.

In the News

Wednesday Short Cuts

with Charles Blahousvia Patriot Post
Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Insight: “The minute you read something that you can’t understand, you can almost be sure it was drawn up by a lawyer.” —Will Rogers (1879-1935) For the record: “This week, Charles Blahous of the Mercatus Center at George Mason University released a study taking a look at the cost of [Bernie] Sanders’ preferred [Medicare for All] program. The total: $32.6 trillion over 10 years.


The Conversation

by John H. Cochrane quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia Grumpy Economist
Wednesday, August 1, 2018

A few pieces I read over the last few days juxtapose nicely on the state of America today.

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Area 45: Taxes, GDP Growth, And The Trump Economy

interview with John H. Cochrane via Area 45
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

John Cochrane on the good and the bad of “Trumponomics.”


The Origins Of Our Second Civil War

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

How, when, and why has the United States now arrived at the brink of a veritable civil war?

In the News

Starving The Socialist/Marxist Campus Beast

quoting Thomas Sowellvia The Patriot Post
Monday, July 30, 2018
“Freedom has cost too much blood and agony to be relinquished at the cheap price of rhetoric.” —Thomas Sowell
Analysis and Commentary

What Happened To Black Teachers When Southern Schools Were Desegregated?

by Paul E. Petersonvia The Education Exchange
Monday, July 30, 2018

Before schools in the southern U.S. were racially integrated, schools for African American students were staffed almost exclusively by African American teachers.

Analysis and Commentary

A Toxic Turkish Photo-Op

by Tunku Varadarajanvia The Wall Street Journal
Sunday, July 29, 2018

[Subscription Required] Here’s the moral of this short story: If you’re a Turkish-German soccer star, don’t pose for photographs with the autocrat who governs the country of your forebears. No good can come of it.


Virtues Task Force