Will Biden Turn Back the Clock...

Feb 16, 2021 by

Returning to ill‐​conceived policies in the name of social justice will end in tears, just as it did during the Great Recession....

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Personal Freedom on the Declin...

Dec 22, 2020 by

Personal freedom around the world has seen a notable decline since 2008, according to the Human Freedom Index 2020 published today by...

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U.S. Commercial Shipbuilding O...

Dec 2, 2020 by

The production of costly Jones Act ships is set to further decline. By Colin Grabow Perhaps the Jones Act’s most damaging provision...

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Will Biden Turn the Education ...

Nov 25, 2020 by

By David Boaz President‐​elect Biden is rumored to be considering a teachers union head to be his secretary of education. Since the...

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Both Libs and Cons Have Driven...

Sep 22, 2020 by

By ignoring the Constitution, we have torn down the bulwark intended to protect us from rule by a single government, or a single...

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Private Schools: COVID Enrollm...

Sep 3, 2020 by

There is still a lot of uncertainty on if private school enrollment is up or down during the pandemic. By Neal McCluskey – As...

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Federal Aid Dwarfs the Fall in...

Sep 3, 2020 by

The narrative that state‐​local services such as schools will collapse without more bailouts is false. By Chris Edwards – The...

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FDA Determined Convalescent Pl...

Aug 25, 2020 by

That’s the Way It Should Always Be The Food and Drug Administration released a clinical memorandum giving Emergency Use...

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The Tragic Legacy of World War...

Aug 20, 2020 by

By Doug Bandow – World War II, the most brutal, destructive, and murderous conflict in human history, was finally, mercifully...

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Fund Students Instead of Syste...

Aug 13, 2020 by

Sen. Rand Paul wants to help families find a route around the public school monopoly By Corey A. DeAngelis – Families need...

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America Can’t Contain China, b...

Jul 30, 2020 by

Why should the U.S. be the only one risking its homeland on behalf of its allies? By Doug Bandow – The COVID-19 crisis...

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ICE’s Online Class Policy For ...

Jul 14, 2020 by

By David J. Bier – Last week, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced a new policy that creates...

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As Qualified Immunity Takes Ce...

Jun 2, 2020 by

SCOTUS has once again delayed consideration of several qualified immunity cases. By Jay Schweikert I fear I may have become trapped...

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Broad Lockdowns Are No Longer ...

May 21, 2020 by

Just because certain expansive state actions are lawful at the outset of a pandemic doesn’t mean they continue to be lawful for as...

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Families, Not Bureaucrats, Are...

May 19, 2020 by

Most of the nation’s schools have closed to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, and there’s no certainty on whether they’ll be open next...

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Expand Access, Save Money: Onl...

May 5, 2020 by

Online schooling is probably here to stay, and its expansion would almost certainly be a good thing. By Neal McCluskey and Catherine...

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Surveillance and Privacy in a ...

Mar 31, 2020 by

By Matthew Feeney – Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, lawmakers and officials are rushing to try and answer a host of...

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Homeschooling During COVID-19

Mar 30, 2020 by

Featuring Cato Institute and Kerry McDonald COVID-19 has sent an estimated one billion children across the globe home from school....

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Nancy Pelosi Wants To Compound...

Mar 19, 2020 by

There couldn’t be a worse possible time than this coronavirus crisis to mandate employer‐​paid sick leave on food and...

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Pizza Democracy

Mar 17, 2020 by

Letting customers vote on whether a pizzeria should sell a pineapple pizza is importing the dysfunction of political decision making...

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