Clichés of Progressivism
OCTOBER 24, 2014 by HENRY HAZLITT
The broken-window fallacy reminds us to consider the future as well as the present.
OCTOBER 17, 2014 by LAWRENCE W. REED
It's easy to fall into the trap of the "quick fix" that suggests the use of force to address a perceived problem.
OCTOBER 10, 2014 by MAX BORDERS
A one-size-fits-all approach to education is the last thing needed when what you're attempting to educate are millions of unique individuals.
OCTOBER 03, 2014 by LEONARD E. READ
Without government assistance, a massive amount of private, voluntary aid has poured forth from American citizens since the first settlement here.
SEPTEMBER 26, 2014 by EDMUND OPITZ
Freedom means spending your own money the way you choose, even if you sometimes choose foolishly.
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014 by LAWRENCE W. REED
No trades are deemed as anything but "favorable" by those engaged in the trading, so how can anyone add all those trades up and arrive at something "unfavorable"?
SEPTEMBER 12, 2014 by GARY M. GALLES
Progressives claim that the free market treats people like commodities. In reality, it is the only economic arrangement that protects the individual.
SEPTEMBER 05, 2014 by PAUL L. POIROT
Improving the lot of the working poor is not as simple as pushing a button. People are raised out of difficult working conditions over time through savings, investment, and innovation.
AUGUST 29, 2014 by LAWRENCE W. REED
True compassion means taking action personally to relieve suffering; supporting government redistribution is a vastly different thing.