The Man Who Created the German Economic Miracle

With the post-war German economy in ruins, a little-known economist named Ludwig Erhard suggested a bold kick start: replace the old currency with the... Read more

The Irony of a Congressman's Proposal to Exempt Police from His “Assault Weapons” Ban

If the intent is to reduce deaths by firearms, then law enforcement should be the first to hand in their “assault weapons.”... Read more

Watch the Growth of the World’s 10 Largest Economies over the Last 60 Years

GDP is one of the best metrics we have to measure economic growth and living standards.... Read more

NY Knicks Player Won’t Go To London with Team Over Fear Of Turkish President

New York Knicks center, Enes Kanter, decides not to play in international game in London due to fear of assassination over clashing political beliefs t... Read more

The People of Venezuela Are Starving. Why Did Bernie Sanders and Jeremy Corbyn Support Their Oppressors?

Given that the Venezuelan tragedy is manmade, it is hard to fathom why politicians such as Jeremy Corbyn and Bernie Sanders, who provided succor to the... Read more

The Future of Energy Sustainability Has Never Looked Brighter... Thanks to Free Markets

The congruence of private gain and social good in energy markets is reason to give thanks this holiday season.... Read more

Cuba’s Exit From Brazil’s “More Doctors” Program Reveals the Exploitative Nature of Socialism

Socialists always prove to be greedier and more eager to exploit human labor than any capitalist could ever be.... Read more

Why Poor People in the Freest Nations Have Incomes 8x Higher Than Poor People in the Least Free

A look at how economic freedom affects the income of the poor.... Read more

Why It's Time to Treat the Hammer and Sickle Like the Swastika

Conveniently, communists can always detach themselves from the horrors of the past.... Read more

Capitalism Brings Us Together, Authoritarianism Tears Us Apart

Empathy is fostered in a culture where commercial transactions occur between all walks of life.... Read more

Why Speaking Like Pepé Le Pew May Soon Be a Crime in France

The idea that making fun of accents is a kind of hate speech might sound absurd to many Americans, but it fits into Europe’s approach to free speech in... Read more

Why Thomas Merton Renounced Communism: 6 Lessons We Can Learn Today

In an age where individuals are increasingly falling for socialist nostrums, Thomas Merton provides timeless lessons about why people choose bankrupt i... Read more

Homeschool Is Unconstitutional? That’s What Brazil’s Supreme Court Ruled.

The idea that the state should protect children from their parents should be cause for astonishment among liberty defenders.... Read more

Why the U.S. Must Become an 'Aspirational' Society Once Again

If America returned to being an aspirational society, would we see less bickering and more prosperity amongst its citizens?... Read more

No Mas: Enforce the Law, Protect Our Borders

A country that can’t control its borders is by definition no longer a country.... Read more