Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Holding Greenpeace Accountable

Fossil fuel and insurance company executives “could face personal liability for funding climate denialism and opposing policies to fight climate change,” Greenpeace recently warned several corporat

OTC Birth Control: Your Body, Your Choice, Your Responsibility

Yesterday’s narrow Hobby Lobby decision shows why the culture war isn’t over – it’s just getting started. The reality is that in the absence of the abilit

A Declaration of Independence from Big Government

The Declaration of Independence, proclaimed by members of the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, is the founding document of the American experiment in free government.

For Many Americans, It's a Very Unhappy Fourth

As Americans pause to celebrate the 238th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776, it well may be one of the saddest Fourth’s in decades.

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"Room To Grow" Blind To The Most Important Issue For The Middle Class -- Economic Growth

In 1900, we had no airplanes, no computers, no cellphones, no internet. We had only rudimentary versions of cars, trucks, telephones, even cameras. As Stephen Moore and Julian L.

Beijing Gigacity to Cover Area of Cambodia or Oklahoma

Today, there are about 30 megacities in the world, where more than 10 million residents live. The largest is Tokyo, at about 38 million.

The Hobby Lobby Decision Shows The Culture War Isn’t Over

The Supreme Court has issued a narrow ruling in favor of Hobby Lobby, exempting them from the requirement to provide coverag

Breaking EPA's Climate Sciences Secrecy Barriers

FOIA request seeks hidden data and analyses that agency claims back up its climate rulings

How The Populist Assault On Cronyism Draws New Battle Lines

Slowly but surely, Washington is waking up to the idea that the cur

Energy is America’s Economic and Political Trump Card

Despite a slight contraction during the first quarter of this year, the American economy has been expanding slowly but steadily since the end of the “Great Recession.”