U.S. History

Displaying 81 - 90 of 1737

The Census Bureau's Faulty Data About a Coming "Non-White" Majority

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog03/16/2017
Government data about race and ethnicity in America is often manipulated for political purposes — and distorts our view of the American population.

Read more

Which US States Are the "Moocher" States?

Taxes and SpendingU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog03/13/2017
There's more than one way to show which states consume the most federal spending.

Read more

Week in Review: March 12, 2017

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyMoney and BankingPolitical Theory

Blog03/10/2017
It is becoming increasingly hard to argue with Harry Truman's conclusion: the CIA was a mistake.

Read more

Truman Was Right About the CIA

Big GovernmentBiographiesU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog03/08/2017
Say what you will about President Harry Truman, but at least he didn't leave the White House a suspiciously rich man.

Read more

World Power, World Policy, and the United States in 1917

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

Blog03/07/2017
Like the European powers in the run up to the Great War, the United States was very active in new imperialist adventures.

Read more

Watergate Redux?

Big GovernmentU.S. History

Blog03/05/2017
But this time the Washington Post does not want the story told.

Read more

Why the Feds Should Legalize Interstate Commerce in Healthcare

HealthU.S. HistoryPrivate Property

Blog02/24/2017
The Feds should allow consumers to purchase health insurance across state lines. This won't fix everything, but it's a start.

Read more

Break Up the USA

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Everyone takes for granted that it’s normal for a country of 320 million to be dictated to by a single central authority. It's time to call it quits.

Read more

Abolish the One-Man Presidency

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog02/20/2017
Alexander Hamilton wanted a strong single executive who could maximize "secrecy" and "dispatch." Unfortunately, he got what he wanted.

Read more

Our Huge Hidden Tax: Government Regulations

Taxes and SpendingU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog02/19/2017
Eliminating government regulations is as critical as tax relief in turning the US economy around.

Read more

Shield icon library