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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Free, Online Learning Resource...

Mar 16, 2020 by

Online learning resources can be incredibly valuable, particularly now when our in‐​person interaction may be limited and our daily...

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Socialism Is Legitimately Popu...

Feb 5, 2020 by

A big driver seems to be young people’s resentment of the rich. By Emily Ekins – For decades, the word “socialist” was treated...

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Graphic Designers Aren’t...

Jan 31, 2020 by

A follow‐​on case to Masterpiece Cakeshop involving a Colorado web developer/​graphic designer. By Ilya Shapiro and...

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It’s the Knick of Time for Sta...

Jan 15, 2020 by

As state legislatures kick off their sessions, the Supreme Court’s Knick decision gives local lawmakers a strong...

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Bernie Sanders Is on to Someth...

Jan 13, 2020 by

By Neal McCluskey – Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is taking the federal No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB), and...

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The Weird Scenario That Pits P...

Nov 22, 2019 by

If Trump and Pence are out of the picture, then Pelosi becomes president. Full stop. But the Senate, even if it removes and...

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Homeschooling, Choice, and Inn...

Nov 12, 2019 by

By Kerry McDonald – Homeschooling continues to be a popular option for many U.S. families as they seek alternatives to...

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No, A Wealth Tax Is Not Like A...

Nov 11, 2019 by

Claims that top wealth has harmful social consequences and that a wealth tax is the appropriate remedy are both misguided. By Ryan...

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Living in a Fantasy World

Nov 7, 2019 by

Austin planners have made unrealistic assumptions about future travel patterns that will lead to misspent tax dollars, increased...

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