Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/25/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
Trump's education cuts aren't devastating, they're smart. Read more by Vicki E. Alger: [ Buff.ly Link ]
Trump's education cuts aren't devastating they're smart Read more by Vicki E Alger:
Mike Conlon
Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/24/2017 at 22:07. Facebook
Here's what utopians ignore: a society in which bad people cannot obtain guns is not on the menu.
Heres what utopians ignore a society in which bad people cannot obtain

Anti-Gun Measures Don't Work

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Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/24/2017 at 20:05. Facebook
Most doctors today communicate with their patients the same way the Greek physician Galen did 2,000 years ago: one on one, in person. Why is that?
Most doctors today communicate with their patients the same way the Greek

Why You Can't Visit Your Doctor Virtually and Why That Might Finally Be Changing

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Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/24/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
What's going on with California's high speed train?
What's going on with California's high speed train

California High-Speed Rail Rides No-Bid Gravy Train

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Mike Conlon
Randy Poe
Jim Callahan
Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/24/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
Should a college education be a handout or something earned?
Should a college education be a handout or something earned

A Glimpse into the College Entitlement Mentality

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Leri Thomas
Virginia Curry Schneider
Virginia Curry Schneider
Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/24/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
Moral hazard, easy money and cheap credit have never produced good results.
Moral hazard easy money and cheap credit have never produced good results

Another Financial Bubble Ahead? Statistics Suggest It Could Happen

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Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/24/2017 at 04:05. Facebook
Illinois may become the first state to go bankrupt since Arkansas defaulted on its debt in 1933.
Illinois may become the first state to go bankrupt since Arkansas defaulted

Illinois Headed for the Junk Heap

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Cathy Huppert
Patricia J Campbell
Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/24/2017 at 01:04. Facebook
Virtually every conservative health policy analyst advising Republican candidates and Republican office holders believes in the same model Barack Obama believes in.
Virtually every conservative health policy analyst advising Republican candidate

Do Conservatives Really Want to Repeal Obamacare?

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Brian Fetzer
Brian Thomas
Steven Bowdich
Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/23/2017 at 22:30. Facebook
It is tempting after such unspeakable crimes to search for answers that will help prevent a repeat.
It is tempting after such unspeakable crimes to search for answers that

Gun Control and the Security Illusion

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Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/23/2017 at 20:30. Facebook
Illinois’ dismal fiscal state was entirely created by its elected officials and the people on the state government’s payroll.
Illinois dismal fiscal state was entirely created by its elected officials and

Illinois Comptroller Tells Governor: “The State Can No Longer Function”

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Bill Wicks
Winston Shaffer
Gail Benton
Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/23/2017 at 19:01. Facebook
"But before the Republicans get too smug, I propose two wakeup calls"
"But before the Republicans get too smug I propose two wakeup calls"

Lessons From Georgia

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Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/23/2017 at 18:01. Facebook
“In Failure, Vicki Alger provides a provocative look at the current condition of the American education system and why dramatic changes are needed immediately.”
—Diane M. Douglas, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Arizona Department of Education
In Failure Vicki Alger provides a provocative look at the current condition

Book: Failure: The Federal Misedukation of America's Children - Vicki E. Alger

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Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/23/2017 at 16:30. Facebook
The anti-war social conscious that underlies Wonder Woman shines and provides compelling context to the film. Read full review here: [ Ow.ly Link ]
The antiwar social conscious that underlies Wonder Woman shines and provides compelling
Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/23/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
This SCOTUS decision is a win for Free Speech.
This SCOTUS decision is a win for Free Speech

“The Slants” Win on Free Speech

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Gary Ayres
Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/22/2017 at 22:30. Facebook
The Independent Review’s symposium on egalitarianism sheds light on its history, theoretical implications, and practical challenges
The Independent Reviews symposium on egalitarianism sheds light on its history theoretical

New Thinking on Egalitarianism - Robert M. Whaples

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Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/22/2017 at 20:30. Facebook
Economists often defend public schooling on the grounds that education indirectly helps people who wouldn’t pay voluntarily for the benefits they receive from it and thus would be undersupplied if left exclusively to private funding. (from 2010).
Economists often defend public schooling on the grounds that education indirectly helps

Education--A Bad Public Good?

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Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/22/2017 at 19:01. Facebook
Bob Zwirn
Brian Thomas
Tom Bartlett-Svehla
Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/22/2017 at 18:01. Facebook
You can have meetings with lawyers, accountants, engineers, and other professionals virtually. So, why can't you do that with doctors?
You can have meetings with lawyers accountants engineers and other professionals virtually

Why you can't visit your doctor virtually and why that might finally be changing

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Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/22/2017 at 15:45. Facebook
"Gun free zones" never work for they disarm only those who obey the law. (from 2013).
"Gun free zones" never work for they disarm only those who obey the law from 2013

Gun Free Zones

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Independent Institute
Independent Institute
06/22/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
The government should consider selling some of its land to private companies to raise money and to reduce the amount of forest it has to manage.
The government should consider selling some of its land to private companies

U.S. Forest Service Can’t Cut It

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Jay Robert Christensen
Greg Price