World

Nicaragua: Latin America's Other Socialist-Spawned Crisis
2019-04-29

2018 was the year when, yet again, the socialist model proved its inability to generate benefits for a population. ... Read more

How France's Yellow Vest Protesters Are Different from America's Tea Party
2019-04-29

The Yellow Vests are either ignorant or hypocritical...... Read more

Why McDonald’s Gave Up the Minimum Wage Fight
2019-04-29

The world’s largest fast food company will be just fine. But what about workers?... Read more

You May Not Like Capitalism, You May Not Be Good at Capitalism, but Capitalism Is Good for You
2019-04-28

Napoleon and George Washington would be very jealous of your ability to instantaneously text people thousands of miles away.... Read more

Political Meddling with Central Banks Is a Terrible Idea—and the Fed Is No Exception
2019-04-28

Put bluntly: Political meddling with central banks is an incredibly bad and dangerous idea.... Read more

Countries with "Free Tuition" Often Have Fewer College Graduates
2019-04-27

A higher education system with "free tuition" will need to control costs through larger class sizes, and lower-quality services.... Read more

Electric Cars Aren’t Nearly as Green as People Think
04/27/2019

Next time you see an electric car or a charging station, keep in mind the emissions involved in producing the battery and the electricity used to keep ... Read more

Thanos Was Wrong about Resources; Sen. Mike Lee Was Right
04/26/2019

If Thanos really wanted to help keep worlds alive, he would want more population and more freedom.... Read more

Why Do Socialists Hate Families?
2019-04-26

A key factor of socialism, besides abolishing ownership of the factors of production, is abolishing family...... Read more

Teachers Report Increasing Abuse at the Hands of Students
2019-04-26

A quarter of teachers report being the objects of student violence and abuse according to a recent survey out of the UK.... Read more

The Extinction Rebellion's Ugly Tactics Will Not Save the Environment, but Innovation Can
2019-04-25

To the Extinction Rebellion protesters: grow up and do something with your life...... Read more

Kenya’s Fishing Crisis Reminds Us of the Benefits of Free Trade
2019-04-25

Thanks to trade with the Chinese, more Africans have access to safe food they would otherwise lack.... Read more

How Net Neutrality Limits Entrepreneurs
2019-04-24

Information flows through the internet as cars flow through roads and highways.... Read more

How Totalitarians Force Confessions From Innocent People
2019-04-24

George Orwell and Charles Dickens offer some disturbing insight into how totalitarianism works.... Read more

How Artificial Intelligence Systems Could Threaten Democracy
2019-04-24

Policymakers should think carefully about the risks of AI systems to their own societies and to people living under authoritarian regimes around the wo... Read more