Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Renewable Energy Death Toll Impugns Green Claims

Renewable energy sources are killers, not so much green as red. Until recently, renewable energy sources—wind, solar, hydro, etc.—have gotten a pass on the environmental harms they cause.

Smelly Lockers: A True Story of Pirates

The Digital Citizens Alliance recently released a report that is troubling if somewhat unsurprising.  

Democracy is Not the Same as Freedom

A fundamental fallacy of our time is that democracy is the open-sesame to peace, freedom, and prosperity.

FCC Chairman Won’t Allow His IG To Hire Any Criminal Investigators

We had some inordinately interesting congressional testimony recently from David L. Hunt, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)’s inspector general.

Alarmists Respond to Summer Freeze with Climate March

Just two days after a summer freeze cut growin

Blathering Eco-Intellectuals

I confess I have always been wary of intellectuals.

Global Warming Is Benefiting Trees, Forests

Trees are growing at an accelerated rate due to global warming, scientists conclude in a new peer-reviewed study.

The Forgotten Consumer In The Fast Lane Net Neutrality Debate

Is the Internet consumer in charge or the product sold to others? Is net neutrality about protecting consumers or Silicon Valley?

The Miracle and Morality of the Market

One of the great fallacies arrogantly believed in by those in political power is the notion that they can know enough to manage and command the lives of everyone in society with better results than

End the Costly Integration Ban - Part II

For almost eight years, I have been urging, along with other Free State Foundation scholars, an end to the costly so-called "integration ban."This outdated, costly FCC regulation bans cable operato