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February 2001

Volume 51, 2001

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Blame Congress for HMOs
The HMO Promises Coverage but Often Denies Access

The Secret Hate in Hate Crimes
Why Isn't Class Hatred Prohibited, Too?

Stopping Government Sprawl
Respecting the Free Market and Property Rights Increases Living Standards

The Great Airship Race
A 1920s Airship Experiment Underscored Socialism's Inferiority

Original Liberalism
Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk Defended Reason and the Logic of the Market

Great Britain Finally Makes It to the Eighteenth Century
A Discussion of the Human Rights Act of 2000

Tiger-nomics: Glorious Competition
Golf Is Not That Different from the Free-Enterprise System

Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk: A Sesquicentennial Appreciation
Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk Was a World-Renouned Member of the Austrian School of Economics

Courage Overlooked
Courage Is Often Found in Business Executives and Entrepreneurs

The High Cost of Government Schooling
Not Scrapping the Status Quo Shows Up in Remedial Education Expenses

Budgetary Immortality
Politicians' Claims of Reduced Government Spending Are Ludicrous

Rules versus Rulers
Today's U.S. Government Essentially Defines its Own Powers

Markets and Marginalism
The Price System Creates Far More Wealth and Opportunity Than Central Direction

Your One-Stop Source for Sound Economics
A Brief Review of Economics Dictionaries

Congress and Public Safety Unionism
Congress Should Kill the Public Safety Union Bill

Happy Birthday, Carl Menger
Austrian School Founder Was Key to Freedom Philosophy

Federal Control of Education Needed?
Educational Achievement Disparities Are Lower Within the Private Sector

Hard Green: Saving the Environment from the Environmentalists: A Conservative Manifesto by Peter Huber
Huber Debunks Antimarket Environmentalism but Fails to Advocate Free-Market Solutions

Monopoly Politics by James C. Miller III

Everyday Stalinism: Ordinary Life in Extraordinary Times: Soviet Russia in the 1930s by Sheila Fitzpatrick
Fitzpatrick Details the Heartless Brutality of the Soviet Regime

Maritime Supremacy and the Opening of the Western Mind by Peter Padfield
Padfield's History of Maritime Supremacy Shows How Freedom Works Better Than State Control

The Color of School Reform: Race, Politics, and the Challenge of Urban Education by Jeffrey R. Henig, Richard C. Hula, Marion Orr, and Desiree S. Pedescleaux
Can Making Minorities Better at Politics Improve Public Education?

Eat, Drink and Be Merry: America's Doctor Tells You Why the Health Experts Are Wrong by Dean Edell, M.D.
Dr. Edell's Ideas about American Medicine Are Refreshingly Unorthodox

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