Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Fed Follies: Central Bank Continues to Force Economy in Wrong Direction

For more than a decade, now, Federal Reserve policy has been guided by the fear of one economic bogyman: the presumed danger of “price deflation.” The fear is unfounded and the inflationary “soluti

Calling for a Different Approach to Tobacco and Nicotine Regulation

Cigarette smoking is the most harmful form of tobacco use.

Nonsensical Arguments of Minimum Wage Boosters

Timothy Noah of MSNBC recently informed us, “In theory, raising the minimum wage ought to increase unempl

Taxpayers, Beware – of Big Wind’s Latest Deceitful Ad Campaign

Facing trouble abroad, Siemens ads seek to tap into US taxpayers and wind welfare system 

Progressives Want Everything Locally Grown Except Government

Peter Blair has a piece at The American Interest on the anti-statist alliance that wasn’t. It’s worth a read:

Big Fat Lies About Fat

Americans are obsessed with fat; either with eating it or being it. We’ve been told that we’re too fat and we’re told that eating fat is bad for you. Being fat is your own business.

The New York Times Has Zero Idea How the Internet Works - Or Is Lying Its Masthead Off

It takes a special man to cram so much wrong into a mere 342 words.  Or an Old Grey Lady.

EPA Pesticide Bans Threaten You and the Economy

When Rachel Carson’s book, “Silent Spring”, was published, filled with totally false claims about DDT, the Environmental Protection Agency looked it over and concluded she had used manipulated data

Urgent Call for citizen action to rein in EPA

On June 2nd of this year the Obama administration announced new regulations from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with a goal of reducing carbon emissions over the n

The Origin of Specious Thinking: Public Schools

Writing in Canon and Culture, Prof.