Why Public Schools Can’t Have ...

Aug 8, 2019 by

It’s not easy to get everybody to agree when schooling is one-size-fits-all. By Neal McCluskey – It’s nearing...

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Prepare for a More Authoritari...

Aug 7, 2019 by

By Ted Galen Carpenter – With the onset of China’s economic reforms in the late 1970s, a widespread belief took hold in the...

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Why Europe Axed Its Wealth Tax...

Aug 2, 2019 by

They raised little money and were a beast to administer. By Chris Edwards – Senator Elizabeth Warren is pushing a wealth-tax...

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The Limits of Law for Facebook...

Jul 25, 2019 by

By John Samples – Facebook expects to set up its Oversight Board for content moderation by the end of the year. Soon the...

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A Victory for Consumer Protect...

Jul 23, 2019 by

By Michael F. Cannon – Last year, the Departments of Treasury, Labor, and Health and Human Services worked within federal law...

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We Need More Speech about the ...

Jul 15, 2019 by

By John Samples – Facebook has pledged to remove misinformation about the Census from its platform. Inevitably this removal...

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Is This Time Different? Schump...

Jun 18, 2019 by

By Ryan Bourne – Growing numbers of legislators and policy experts charge that tech firms such as Amazon, Google, Facebook,...

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Seventy Years Later, It’s Stil...

Jun 6, 2019 by

By Matthew Feeney – In October 1947, Eric Blair—known today by his pen name George Orwell—wrote a letter to the co-owner of the...

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Venezuela Shows Why Socialism&...

May 13, 2019 by

By Chelsea Follett – Last week, a number of left-wing activists occupied the Venezuelan embassy in Washington, DC, while...

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The Panic over ‘Social M...

Apr 24, 2019 by

  By Jeffrey A. Singer It has been more than 10 years since China’s health ministry officially recognized “Internet Addiction...

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A Speech Code that Investigate...

Jan 3, 2019 by

By Ilya Shapiro and Patrick Moran – Public university campuses, once bastions of free thought, have become increasingly hostile...

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Does Private Schooling Affect ...

Oct 18, 2018 by

By Corey A. DeAngelis – School choice critics often resort to fearmongering. For example, a Superintendent of Public...

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The Grass Is Greener on the Ot...

Oct 17, 2018 by

By Benjamin Hansen, Keaton Miller, and Caroline Weber – Recreational marijuana will soon be available to nearly one in four...

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Reassessing the Facts about In...

Apr 24, 2018 by

By John F. Early – Many U.S. politicians are promoting policies to reduce income inequality and poverty by increasing taxes and...

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The Nordic Glass Ceiling

Mar 8, 2018 by

By Nima Sanandaji – The Nordic countries are widely regarded as world leaders in gender equality. In the Global Gender Gap...

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As DC Families Go to Charter S...

Mar 1, 2018 by

By Corey A. DeAngelis – Charter schools are on the rise in Washington, D.C. Enrollment data show that nearly half of the...

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Ethanol Exploitation

Feb 1, 2018 by

By Chris Edwards – The federal government imposes a mandate to blend corn ethanol and other biofuels into the nation’s...

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The Public Benefit of Private ...

Jan 22, 2018 by

By Corey A. DeAngelis – EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The potential benefits of increased access to private school choice programs in the...

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The State of Free Speech and T...

Oct 31, 2017 by

Attitudes about Free Speech, Campus Speech, Religious Liberty, and Tolerance of Political Expression By Emily Ekins – Americans...

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When’s The Student Loan ...

Oct 9, 2017 by

By Neal McCluskey – A new report on federal student loans from the National Center for Education Statistics came out today, and...

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