World

The Man Who Created the German Economic Miracle
2019-01-18

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
2019-01-16

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
2019-01-08

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
2019-01-07

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?
2018-12-18

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
2018-12-18

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
2018-11-29

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
2018-11-28

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
2018-11-08

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

Capitalism Brings Us Together, Authoritarianism Tears Us Apart
2018-11-05

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
2018-11-02

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
2018-11-02

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.
2018-10-25

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
2018-10-24

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
2018-10-22

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