The The Academy Awards are on Sunday. Read our reviews of some of the nominated movies.

Review: Hidden Figures Exposes Social Cost of Prejudice

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President Obama repeatedly promised that the typical family’s health premiums would go down by $2,500 after implementing the expansion of health insurance.

Health Spending and Prices to Rise, 2018 through 2025 - John R. Graham

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"Politics...has always been the systematic organization of hatreds"
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Private property
Free markets and firm contracts
Foster harmony

The State, No Friend of Harmony and Peace - Robert Higgs

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Do you think the Republican Party could actually lose control of the House of Representatives in the next election over healthcare?

Do Republicans Have A Death Wish?

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yesterday at 08:00. Facebook
Here are 5 ways Donald J. Trump can improve environmental policy.

Five Ways Trump Can Improve Environmental Policy

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yesterday at 02:00. Facebook
Veterans should not be surprised if California reverses the measure helping military medics to apply their skills.

Government Abuses Veterans, Job Seekers

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02/22/2017 at 20:10. Facebook
Novak's work on the spiritual basis for the morality of capitalism had a profound influence on the economic thinking of Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher as well as academics, business and civic leaders, policymakers, religious leaders, journalists, and people of good will worldwide.

Michael J. Novak, Jr., 1933-2017 - David Theroux

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02/22/2017 at 17:05. Facebook
A 20 percent tariff on Mexican imports would be a disaster for the Mexican economy, destroying jobs and driving many of the jobless to seek work — legally or illegally — in the United States.

Trump tariff on Mexico must be undertaken carefully

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02/22/2017 at 16:01. Facebook
Last week, Andy Puzder, President Trump’s pick to become Secretary of Labor, withdrew from consideration for the post.

Labor Lost a Friend

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02/22/2017 at 07:55. Facebook
As the prohibition of alcohol, drugs and gambling has taught us, banning something doesn’t make it disappear. Instead, buyers and sellers simply go into the black market.

Decriminalize Prostitution

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02/22/2017 at 01:55. Facebook
The term subsidy was heard repeatedly during recent confirmation hearings for President Trump’s Energy secretary pick, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry.

Tax Fairness Critical to Sustaining Growth of Energy Sector

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02/22/2017 at 00:50. Facebook
Despite its failure to secure its own data, the federal government has had the temerity to try to impose a standard Electronic Health Record onto all the nation’s hospitals and doctors’ offices.

Medicare, Medicaid and VA at High Risk for Waste, Fraud and Abuse, Says...

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02/21/2017 at 22:55. Facebook
Do you agree?
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02/21/2017 at 20:15. Facebook
Engineers have known for decades that Oroville’s backup spillway was unreliable but water districts resisted calls to armor it in concrete.

Government Dam Abuse

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02/20/2017 at 22:45. Facebook
Pruning back the regulatory state will go a long way toward energizing the economy.

Yes: Regulatory red tape is strangling economic growth

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02/20/2017 at 20:03. Facebook
The White House budget office has drafted a hit list of programs that Donald J. Trump could eliminate to trim domestic spending.

First on the Chopping Block - Craig Eyermann

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02/20/2017 at 17:10. Facebook
Consider some of George Washington’s advice to himself and its relevance today for our next president.

Is There Any Chance of Healing the Uncivil War?

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02/20/2017 at 02:05. Facebook
Ivan Eland profiles each U.S. president from Washington to Obama on the merits of his policies and whether those strategies contributed to peace, prosperity, and liberty.

Book: Recarving Rushmore (Updated Edition): Ranking the Presidents on...

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