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This year’s net neutrality debate has completely missed the point

August 28, 2014, 10:47 AM
Late last week, Silicon Valley congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) launched a contest on Reddit to “rebrand” net neutrality. “All the jargon about net…

Title II – Innovating at Government Speed

August 28, 2014, 10:40 AM
As we approach the final phase in the FCC’s third attempt to create a legally viable Net Neutrality rule, the anti-property groups pushing for “real” / “simple”…

Is The Left Approaching a Kool-Aid Moment?

August 28, 2014, 9:35 AM
We noted here the other day (“Propping Up Obama”) the agony of the left over Obama’s miserable performance of late. But there are other signs that leftism is…

By Decree It Is Ordered That …

August 27, 2014, 11:47 AM
The man who is described by his mouthpiece as “the constitutional lawyer in the Oval Office” is increasingly bored with the routine demands of his job (so much…

John Stossel - Green Monster

August 27, 2014, 11:36 AM
Thanks, Environmental Protection Agency! You’ve required sewage treatment plants, catalytic converters on cars and other things that made the world cleaner than…

Buffett's Burger King Move To Canada Reeks Of Hypocrisy

August 27, 2014, 9:52 AM
A Burger King and a Tim Hortons sign are displayed in Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia. Burger King said Tuesday it would buy Tim Hortons in an $11… View Enlarged…

Transparency Is Breaking Out All Over!

August 27, 2014, 9:50 AM
Latest Study The Dead Hand of Socialism: State Ownership in the Arab World Dalibor Rohac Featured Event August 12 Featuring Michael F. Cannon, Director of…

When a Hamburger Becomes a Doughnut and Other Lessons About Tax Inversions and Globalization

August 27, 2014, 9:50 AM
Skip to main content Research Latest Study The Dead Hand of Socialism: State Ownership in the Arab World Dalibor Rohac Extensive government ownership in the…

Climate Alarmism: When Is This Bozo Going Down?

August 27, 2014, 9:49 AM
Global Science Report is a feature from the Center for the Study of Science, where we highlight one or two important new items in the scientific literature or…

New Front Opening in Core War

August 27, 2014, 9:49 AM
Latest Study The Dead Hand of Socialism: State Ownership in the Arab World Dalibor Rohac Featured Event August 12 Featuring Michael F. Cannon, Director of…

1,461 Days of Summer

August 22, 2014, 3:30 PM
President Obama golfs with former NBA star Alonzo Mourning in Martha’s Vineyard / AP BY: Matthew ContinettiAugust 22, 2014 5:00 am The headline was brutal.…

High Taxes, Abusive Enforcement Causing Businesses, Citizens to Flee America

August 06, 2014, 1:40 PM
Latest Who Is Your Candidate for 2016? Vote in Newsmax Poll Now Tags: | | | President Obama, as promised, is changing America. High taxes and abusive…

Gordon Crovitz: Fast Lanes Saved the Internet

August 04, 2014, 9:26 AM
If you’re confused by the “net neutrality” debate roiling Washington, you’re in good company. The editors of Wired magazine realized that even their high-tech…

Notable & Quotable: Climate Change Unreason

August 04, 2014, 9:25 AM
Former British Chancellor of the Exchequer Nigel Lawson, in an essay for Standpoint magazine in May adapted from a speech he gave to the Institute for…

“Thankfully, the Children are OK.” Mom Arrested Anyway : Free Range Kids

August 01, 2014, 2:16 AM
Jul 30 2014 Readers, Here is the latest instance of what happens when a country has been brainwashed into believing that any parent who makes a mistake is a…

Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds collective bargaining reform law "in its entirety"

August 01, 2014, 2:14 AM
Huge victory for Scott Walker, and defeat for public sector unions. The decision was just posted here. Also embedded at bottom of post. The collective…

Minimum Wage Hikes and Employment Growth

August 01, 2014, 2:08 AM
Politicians and pundits - at least those who are most credulous regarding claims about government’s powers to alter reality – are unscientifically using skimpy…

Free Will and the ‘Jump to Conclusions’ Mat

August 01, 2014, 1:50 AM
A recent study conducted by The Center for Mind and Brain at the University of California has prompted some interesting headlines. The study offers evidence…

Obama Will Be Disgraced, Not Impeached

August 01, 2014, 1:50 AM
There’s nothing that President Obama’s current distasteful impeachment trolling resembles so much as Alex Rodriguez in 2004. The slumping hitter, frustrated…