May 1994Volume 44, 1994
January 01 2003 by Sheldon Richman ,
Legislative Mandates Won't Change the Social Order
May 01 1994 by Deborah Walker ,
Economic Progress Depends on Entrepreneurial Discovery
May 01 1994 by Jerry Ellig ,
Restoring America's Foundational Values Ought to Be a Top Priority
May 01 1994 by Lawrence W. Reed ,
“I can't possibly impose my values on you,” Kidder said the teachers and administrators seemed to be saying. Even more incredibly, when he told this story “in the company of about seven very bright college juniors and seniors sitting around a dinner table at a very good liberal arts college in California,” every single one said those teachers and administrators were absolutely right. This is worse than situational ethics; it's just no ethics at all.
Should Government Protect Us from Our Vices?
May 01 1994 by Daniel B. Klein ,
Paternalism denies people the liberty necessary to develop dignity as well as the kind of willful, puposive action that makes life meaningful, rather than just a collection of happenings.