Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Free Market Capitalism vs. Crony Capitalism

In the minds of many people around the world, including in the United States, the term “capitalism” carries the idea of unfairness, exploitation, undeserved privilege and power, and immoral profit

You Cannot Rewrite Laws to Achieve our Political Agenda

The Supreme Court restricted the Administration's expansion of authority and invites Congressional involvement Now that the dust has settled on the Supreme Court’s 2014 ses

Supreme Court to Obama Administration: Congress Writes Laws, You Don’t!

Now that the dust has settled on the Supreme Court’s 2014 session, we can look at the decisions and conclude that the Administration received a serious smack down.

Blowing Our Dollars in the Wind

By: Viv Forbes

The New Rent Seeking?

According to data released this week, Samsung and Apple make up the majority of the top 20 global smartphone models sold in the first quarter of 2014.

Media Ignorance Is Worse When It’s Intentional

I hope you all took time to read Mollie Hemingway’s piece this week concerning the problem of media ignorance.

Informing a Slate Reporter About Heartland's Climate Skeptic Conference

Slate reporter Will Oremus reached out to me on Tuesday afternoon seeking comment about 

Food Prices Are Soaring And Washington Doesn’t Care

Today’s economy is driven by Washington in more than just determining the location of Maserati dealerships. We see the ramifications of current government

Dispersing Millennials

The very centers of urban cores in many major metropolitan areas are experiencing a resurgence of residential development, including new construction in volumes not seen for decades.

The Pied Piper of Permisos

It’s beginning to sink in with the intelligentsia: The flood of illegal aliens (yes, I said “illegal”) and particularly the tsunami of children traveling alone — parents risking their