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The Unique Evil of the Left

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com July 5, 2016   Is it too much to say that since the French Revolution, the left has been the source of virtually all political evils, and continues to be so in our day? There can be no doubt that great cruelty and violence can be and have been […]

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What Happened to the Revolution?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute May 10, 2016 What Happened to the Revolution?   In a recent interview I was asked why Bernie Sanders, a self-described “democratic socialist” had seemingly attracted so much support among young people. In fact polls suggest Sanders is the most popular candidate among people aged 18-29, and 51 percent […]


Don’t Confuse the Cost of College with the Cost of an Education

By Ryan McMaken Mises.org April 7, 2016   Don’t Confuse the Cost of College with the Cost of an Education   For years, those who face the costs of educating themselves or their children hear a nearly incessant drum beat of how expensive a college education is, and how much debt they’ll likely be taking on. On […]

Don’t Confuse the Cost of College with the Cost of an Education

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Campus Lunacy

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com March 30, 2016   Campus Lunacy   The American Council of Trustees and Alumni publishes occasional reports on what college students know. Nearly 10 percent of the college graduates surveyed thought Judith Sheindlin, TV’s “Judge Judy,” is a member of the U.S. Supreme Court. Less than 20 percent of the […]


Fairly Used: Why Schools Need To Teach Kids The Whole Truth About Copyright

Fairly Used: Why Schools Need To Teach Kids The Whole Truth About Copyright

By Mary Beth Quirk Consumerist February 29, 2016   Fairly Used: Why Schools Need To Teach Kids The Whole Truth About Copyright     Today’s teenagers live in a time where technology gives them the tools to create, share, and publish just about anything they can conceive, and enables and encourages them to use and […]


College President Tells Students to ‘Grow Up’ Because Campus Not Meant to Be ‘Safe Space’

By Natalie Johnson The Daily Signal December 2, 2015   College President Tells Students to ‘Grow Up’ Because Campus Not Meant to Be ‘Safe Space’     As debate heats up over “safe spaces” at campuses across the United States, one college president is standing up to students who claim they’re victims when their opinions are challenged. Everett Piper, president of Oklahoma […]

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How Much Learning Can Occur in Safe Spaces?

By Kevin Currie-Knight Foundation for Economic Education November 25, 2015   How Much Learning Can Occur in Safe Spaces? Real Education Can Be Risky       At Oxford, a debate about whether “abortion culture harms us all” was canceled due to student protest. A performance of The Vagina Monologues met with the same fate […]


White “Privilege” Has Nothing on State Privilege

By Tho Bishop Mises.org November 20, 2015   White “Privilege” Has Nothing on State Privilege   Cultural Marxism enjoyed a victory last week when University of Missouri President Tim Wolfe resigned after members of the Missouri Tigers football team joined a student movement calling for his resignation. While I fully support the rights of these players […]

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Why Tennessee Forces Seventh Graders to Learn Islam

By Kevin Currie-Knight Foundation for Economic Education November 4, 2015   Why Tennessee Forces Seventh Graders to Learn Islam A Monopoly School System Can’t Be Evenhanded   How big is the distinction between education and indoctrination? Not terribly, if you ask some Tennessee lawmakers. They are pushing to remove any mention of religion from Tennessee’s […]


The Real Issues You Won’t Hear from the 2016 Presidential Candidates This Election Year

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute November 4, 2015   The Real Issues You Won’t Hear from the 2016 Presidential Candidates This Election Year   “Apparently, a democracy is a place where numerous elections are held at great cost without issues and with interchangeable candidates.”—Gore Vidal The countdown has begun. We now have less […]

There Will Be No Second American Revolution: The Futility of an Armed Revolt

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Clinton Made Student Loans Non-Discharable

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics October 19, 2015   Clinton Made Student Loans Non-Discharable     The two major acts that the Clintons did perpetrate, which have set in motion our greatest crisis were (1) they repealed Glass-Steagall allowing banks to go nuts and return to proprietary trading of the 1920s at the direction of […]


Homeschooling Is a Threat to Public Education

By B.K. Marcus Foundation for Economic Education September 22, 2015   Homeschooling Is a Threat to Public Education But Not for the Reasons You Might Think     According to my local government, I’m just now beginning my fifth year as a homeschooling dad. That’s how long state law has required us to file the paperwork. In […]

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