Can Crypto Revive Swiss Banking?

While some governments have sought to wage war against cryptocurrency, Switzerland is striving to become a "crypto-nation." ... Read more

The Berlin Wall: Its Rise, Fall, and Legacy

The collapse of communism was a magnificent triumph of the human spirit. The commitment to liberty defeated the lust for power.... Read more

Abortion is Defining Issue in Kentucky Governor's Race

In a twist that surprised many campaign officials in Kentucky, the Bluegrass State’s gubernatorial election has boiled down to one issue: abortion.... Read more

5 Ways the Hunger Games Dystopia Happened in Real Life

Dystopian stories are popular for sure, but you don’t have to turn to fiction to find them.... Read more

Without Free Speech, All Speech Becomes Government Speech

There is no such thing as government regulated free speech.... Read more

What Is the Free Market?

The Free Market is a summary term for an array of exchanges that take place in society.... Read more

Africa's Socialism Is Keeping it Poor

Socialism has failed wherever it was tried, African countries that have experimented with socialism were not exempted from its failure.... Read more

School Districts Put Politics Before Children

School boards are political institutions often more interested in social policy than in education.... Read more

Why 1920s Americans Probably Wouldn’t Trade Places With Us

Let’s jump aboard our time machine and zip back a hundred years.... Read more

Does Class Size Make a Difference on the Quality of Our Kids' Education?

Evidence suggests that every decline in class size within this range leads to kids learning more.... Read more

Socialism and the City

70% of millennials say they would likely vote for a socialist. Are cities to blame?... Read more

The Hidden Costs of a Universal Basic Income

Supporters of the UBI claim it ends dependence on markets, family, and bureaucrats. But it doesn't eliminate dependence. It transfers dependence to the... Read more

What’s Behind the Explosion of Pet Costumes?

Halloween costumes for pets are big business! What does this say about the maturity of the pets' owners?... Read more

3 Ways to Avoid the Zombie Workplace

Don’t let "average" employment turn you into a mindless follower.... Read more

California: The Blue Ribbon Poverty State

California continues to rank among the most poverty stricken states in the country. There's a few explanations for why that is.... Read more