Lifestyle

There's Nothing Wrong with Buying Local — Except When Government Tells You To
2019-04-18

Government policies designed to encourage you — or force you — to "buy local" reduce our standard of living while encouraging class conflict.... Read more

How High Are Cigarette Taxes in Your State?
2019-04-18

Sin taxes may make the government some extra spending cash, but they end up harming the very Americans they’re meant to help.... Read more

Ten Guides for Turning Boys Into Men
2019-04-18

A young man needs guides, equipment, and maps for his journey. These books, and dozens of others, can serve him as a compass.... Read more

Arizona Takes Unprecedented Step on the Long Road to Occupational Freedom
2019-04-17

Decentralizing the process and letting the market guide resources is not a call for chaos: It is a call for better regulation.... Read more

Frédéric Bastiat on the Connection between Socialism, Communism, and Protectionism
2019-04-17

Bastiat's words are just as true today as when he wrote them with a quill pen in 19th-century France.... Read more

How to Give Up Outrage and Enjoy Your Life
2019-04-17

As we let go of outrage, we are not only more forgiving of others but also more forgiving of ourselves.... Read more

President Trump Continues Barrage of Criticism Against Rep. Omar
2019-04-16

President Donald Trump continues to unleash massive amounts of criticism against Rep. Illhan Omar.... Read more

How Big Government Politicians Cause the Inequality They Claim to Fight
2019-04-16

Inflation is a silent tax: everyone knows it’s there, but not many people feel threatened by it because it seems like it’s under control.... Read more

A Pro-Life Argument for Legalizing Marijuana
2019-04-16

Many women, finding no relief from any of the traditional options, have turned to cannabis in order to ease their symptoms.... Read more

Philadelphia’s Soda Tax Already Is Facing Threat of Repeal—from Democrats
2019-04-16

Philadelphia’s soda tax raised $79 million in its first year, but critics say the levy is regressive and falls disproportionately on the city's minorit... Read more

Limited Government Solves the Prisoner’s Dilemma That Is Our Divided Country
2019-04-15

Instead of #notmypresident, how about #limitedgovernment? ... Read more

“V for Vendetta” Shows How Crises Are Exploited to Destroy Liberty
2019-04-15

The solution is a broad rejection of the “centralizing perspective” that threatens to bring America closer to the dystopian world of 'V for Vendetta'.... Read more

Electricity Access Is Spreading (Except in Venezuela)
2019-04-14

The lack of access to electricity is having an unprecedented humanitarian impact on the Venezuelan population.... Read more

Ocasio-Cortez's Selective Memory on the New Deal
04/14/2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez never misses the opportunity to bash capitalism...... Read more