WHY FREEDOM IS NON-PARTISAN

WHY FREEDOM IS NON-PARTISAN

Thanks to free enterprise we are witnessing an age of dizzying technological innovation,  and material abundance, a decline in global poverty. Despite abundance, millennials are being tempted by the siren song of socialism. According to a 2015 Reason-Rupe poll, some 58% of college aged Americans have a positive view of socialism. It is not sufficient to lecture the young on…

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A NEW VOICE IN TEXAS PUBLIC POLICY

A NEW VOICE IN TEXAS PUBLIC POLICY

Texas is at a crossroads. Demographic changes and migration from other parts of the United States and world are transforming the state, leading to both new challenges and new opportunities. Incredible economic growth is attracting new residents, new businesses, and new industries. In many ways, we may be on the verge of a new Texas Golden Age of unprecedented prosperity…

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10 RULES FOR JUDGING LEGISLATIVE PROPOSALS

10 RULES FOR JUDGING LEGISLATIVE PROPOSALS

How do you make up your mind about specific issues and policies? Apart from following the opinions of like-minded people in your social circle or the recommendations of some writer or celebrity, who and what informs your decision-making process? Rather than taking an ad hoc approach to policy, we suggest that one develop an intellectual framework based on his or…

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THE FUTURE, SINGULARITY, AND THE FREE MARKET

THE FUTURE, SINGULARITY, AND THE FREE MARKET

Conservatives face a challenge today similar to that faced by William F. Buckley Jr. at the founding of National Review as he stood athwart History yelling “Stop”. Socialists of Buckley’s day spoke of dialectical History inevitably advancing toward a socialist order. Today, progressives warn of the imminent death of capitalism at the hands of disruptive technologies. Critics of capitalism tell…

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