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The Jobs "Boom" Isn't So Hot When We Remember Nearly Six Million Men Are Missing from the Workforce

U.S. EconomyU.S. History

Blog3 hours ago

There appears to be a six-million-man gap between the number of men in the prime age group—age 25-54—and the number of those men actually in the workforce.

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Spending More Government Money on Healthcare Does Not Improve Health Outcomes

Bureaucracy and RegulationProgressivism

Blog12/08/2022

Progressives seem to believe that we improve healthcare outcomes be spending more. This is a recipe for failure.

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Paul Pelosi Is Attacked, So Naturally the Capitol Police Want More Money

Bureaucracy and Regulation

Blog12/07/2022

Following the attack on Paul Pelosi, the Capitol Police office has demanded a big budget increase. This is not to increase safety but rather to increase the agency's bureaucratic reach.

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Double Your Gift Today!

Blog12/07/2022

Dr. Gary Schlarbaum has generously offered to match donations received through December 11. Please contribute to the fight against tyranny by doubling your support today!

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In Jamaica, the Tourists Party On behind High Walls and Locked Gates

DemocracySocialismProduction Theory

Blog12/07/2022

High time preferences also mean high times in a party atmosphere. When Jamaica embraced socialism many decades ago, it wasn't supposed to come to this.

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The Student Murders in Idaho Highlight the Unimpressive Police Record on Violent Crime

U.S. History

Blog12/07/2022

Like the police in similar communities, the Moscow, Idaho Police have long focused on petty drug offenses while more serious violent crime and property crime receives far less attention.

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As the Pentagon Fails Another Audit, Congress Wants to Spend Even More on "Defense"

Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyU.S. History

Blog12/06/2022

America's military technocrats (a.k.a. "generals") specialize in losing wars and also losing your money. Naturally, Congress wants to give them even more taxpayer cash.

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