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The Seen and the Unseen of Covid-19

Blog6 hours ago

It’s not enough to evaluate the short-term consequences of a policy for one small group. If you want to know the long-term consequences or the real consequence of it, you look at the long-term effects on everybody.

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Want to Make Drugs Less Lethal? Legalize Them.

Blog9 hours ago

With new legalization measures coming to the ballot box, voters have the opportunity to take steps that would reduce the drive to make drugs stronger and more potent, and more deadly. 

Will a Nonpolitical "Silent Majority" Stop the Left?

11 hours agoPower & Market

Projections have the 2020 election seeing record-high turnout. Conventional wisdom views this as a win for Joe Biden, but could conventional wisdom be wrong?

No, the American Republic Was Not Founded on Slavery

Blog10/28/2020

The fact that some Americans supported slavery in the eighteenth century is not at all remarkable. Most of the world agreed with them. What is remarkable is that many of them sought to abolish slavery in the new republic.

Why the Economy Isn't Controlled by One Big Corporation

Blog10/27/2020

Why don't corporations just get bigger and bigger until they take over the whole economy? Unlike states, firms aren't necessarily better off as they get bigger.

Trump's Executive Order on Race and Sex Lessens the Political Madness Thrown at Men

Blog10/27/2020

People object to government involvement in issues of discrimination, and justly so, but government is already involved to the hilt, and Trump's Executive Order on Race and Sex Stereotyping seeks to take several steps back.

How to Limit Social Media's Power without Growing Government

Blog10/27/2020

Doing what we can to help narrow Section 230 immunities back to a free speech interpretation could solve this while actually reducing government involvement in speech.

3 Reasons the Left Keeps Winning

10/27/2020Power & Market

The Left recognizes the importance of education in forming Americans’ ideology. The Left takes a long-term view. The Left accepts partial victories.

Money Supply vs. Liquidity. What's the Difference?

Blog10/27/2020

Changes in money supply and liquidity are not the same thing.

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