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July/August 2005

Volume 55, 2005


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No Buts about Freedom

No Compromise Is Possible Between Freedom and Coercion
July 01 2005 by ,

When everyone's exceptions to freedom are added up, well, freedom ends up being sunk by all the "buts."

Pharmacists and Freedom

Individual Freedom and Private Property Are Indispensable for Resolving Disputes
July 01 2005 by ,

The Persistent Influence of Bad Ideas

How J. A. Hobson's Ideas about Imperialism Became Common Wisdom
July 01 2005 by ,

Postal Monopoly: Playing by Different Rules

Government Monopolies Don't Face Competition
July 01 2005 by ,

To Own or Be Owned: That Is the Question

Ownership Is Control
July 01 2005 by ,

In coming months, and probably years, President Bush’s “Ownership Society” proposals—in particular, his plans for personal accounts within Social Security, health savings accounts, and more school choice—will stimulate national discussion in directions politicians for decades have feared to tread. Whether you think the President’s specifics have merit or not, this development should be seen as an opportunity to remind the American public of some critically important truths.

Idiots, Infants and the Insane: Mental Illness and Legal Incompetence

Psychiatrists Never Know if a Patient Is Competent
July 01 2005 by ,

Why Freedom Matters

Liberty Leads to Prosperity
July 01 2005 by ,

Thirty-Six Years After Neil Armstrong

Private Property Would Re-Energize Space Exploration
July 01 2005 by ,

Free Enterprise and Health Care

Why Is Health Care So Expensive?
July 01 2005 by

North Carolina's Educational Wall of Separation

Nonpublic Education Thrives in North Carolina
July 01 2005 by ,

Infatuated with Politics

Do Compelling, Preventing, and Taking Create a Better Society?
July 01 2005 by ,

Return to Greatness: How America Lost Its Sense of Purpose and What It Needs to Do to Recover It

Wolfe Thinks Welfare Statism Is the Answer
July 10 2010 by , ,

Abuse of Power: How Government Misuses Eminent Domain

Eminent Domain Is Now Used to Advance Any Public Purpose
July 10 2010 by , ,

The Right Nation: Conservative Power in America

What Explains the Conservative Movement's Political Success?
July 10 2010 by , , ,

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