Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor


This is the executive summary from a new report, America’s Emerging Housing Crisis, published byNational Community Renaissance, and authored by Joel Kotki

The Inequality Trap Distracts from the Real Issue of Freedom

A new book by French economist Thomas Piketty on "Capital in the Twenty-First Century" has recently caused a major stir on the opinion pages of newspapers and magazines.

The View from the Bottom

It tells you everything you need to know about the utter contempt those in the White House and the circles of power that the announcement of 0.01% economic growth thus far this year was blamed on—w

FCC’s Next Overreach of Authority: Preempting States on Muni-Broadband

The FCC seems bent on overreaching their legal authority – yet again.

To Be Successful, Solar Combines Taxpayer Dollars with Deceptive Practices

The Spain-based company, Abengoa Solar, claims to be “a global leader in solar thermal energy.” Its website boasts: “Abengoa Solar

Reality Check on the Electoral Politics of Net Neutrality

The net neutrality movement is positioning to influence the FCC, Congress, and candidates in the mid-term election cycle, to support their version of net neutrality -- i.e.

Gary Becker: Economic Imperialist

Gary Becker (1930-2014), part of

Depends on When You Were Born

My Father was born in 1901 and was too young for World War One and too old to serve in World War Two. A gentle, quiet man, he would have been a terrible soldier.

Net Neutrality III is Huge Government Heinous

The Barack Obama Administration is back at it — yet another big government power grab is in the works.

Gary Becker, R.I.P.

Gary Becker, a leading proponent of free markets and limited government,