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Economics - Oliver Wright

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INSIGHT: Black officers can be harder on black criminal suspects?

Do diverse police forces treat their communities more fairly than almost-all-white ones like Ferguson’s? – The Washington Post [...] do racially-balanced police forces actually treat…

Open Immigration Does Not Necessarily Equal Open Borders

“Open immigration” in the context of capitalism means open to non-criminals and open to non-jidhadists. It does not exclude screening for criminals (those…

Shoplifting the Creator’s Spirit

“Mark Zuckerberg is a techie wiz who got lucky one day” — they say while using for free a remarkable achievement created by…

VIDEO: Why I Support Israel by Pat Condell

All anyone needs to know about the Middle East conflict is that the Jews want peace and the Arabs don’t, because the Arabs…

DOLLAR: Crush Hamas

From Israel must be permitted to crush Hamas – The Washington Post: “Life in Gaza is miserable now, but if Israel is permitted…

Government - Oliver Wright

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On Thursday, an impatient Terry Moran at ABC News tweeted the following (HT Twitchy): “Say it: Russia has invaded Ukraine. Any other description is just weasel words.” Clearly,…

While competing newscasts on ABC and CBS led tonight with the president’s stunning admission at a press briefing that he hasn’t formulated a strategy to deal with ISIS…

So, Senator, will you agree to debate your opponent during the campaign? Hey, let me tell you about this sweet corn. It is so delicious that you can’t…

U.S. Journalist Peter Theo Curtis says he is overwhelmed to learn of the efforts that went into securing his release from Syrian extremist group al-Nusrah.…

Fox News reports on the latest news from the Middle East.…

Sen. Dan Coats says we need to look “very carefully at our Visa waiver program, in terms of how it is currently constructed, and define a way in…

DANA BASH: Ironically, the bigger risk, is the supporting, or at least I think, tentative supporting of military action, and a Congressional authorization to do that, because he…

KRYSTAL BALL: I think it is cowardice, if you want to be a leader in this country, if you want to be the leader of the Democratic Party…

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Economics View all

INSIGHT: Black officers can be harder on black criminal suspects?

Do diverse police forces treat their communities more fairly than almost-all-white ones like Ferguson’s? – The Washington Post [...] do racially-balanced police forces actually treat their communities any more fairly…

Open Immigration Does Not Necessarily Equal Open Borders

“Open immigration” in the context of capitalism means open to non-criminals and open to non-jidhadists. It does not exclude screening for criminals (those who violate rights), those with…

Shoplifting the Creator’s Spirit

“Mark Zuckerberg is a techie wiz who got lucky one day” — they say while using for free a remarkable achievement created by Zuckerberg (and his talented team).…

VIDEO: Why I Support Israel by Pat Condell

All anyone needs to know about the Middle East conflict is that the Jews want peace and the Arabs don’t, because the Arabs hate Jews for religious reasons…

DOLLAR: Crush Hamas

From Israel must be permitted to crush Hamas – The Washington Post: “Life in Gaza is miserable now, but if Israel is permitted to prevail, circumstances can improve…

CROSS: Blassio’s War on Poor Asian Children

From To make elite schools ‘fair,’ city will punish poor Asians | New York Post: New York’s specialized high schools, including Stuyvesant and the equally storied Bronx High…

Boston Tea Party Opera: A Mythic Modern Take on the Moment Americans Discovered Their Identity as a People

MZJ Music is proud to present the world premiere of the BOSTON TEA PARTY OPERA at the 18th annual New York International Fringe Festival – FringeNYC, a production of The Present…

CROSS: The IRS Does Not Back Up Their Computers

From IRS Claims to Have Lost Over 2 Years of Lerner Emails | House Committee on Ways & Means: Washington, DC – Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman…

CROSS: Obama and Benghazi Cover Up Continues

From US spy agencies heard Benghazi attackers using State Dept. cell phones to call terrorist leaders | Fox News: The terrorists who attacked the U.S. consulate and CIA…

DOLLAR: Students Defeat Teacher Unions in California

Writes Campbell Brown in A historic victory for America’s kids  – NY Daily News on the Vergara v. California decision: The case began with courageous students, because they had…

DOLLAR: OCON Student Rate of $15 a Day Now Applies to Students of All Ages!

From Objectivist Summer Conference: Due to high demand, we are expanding Young Adult pricing to include full-time students of any age. With this pricing, you’ll get access to…

CROSS: Snowden would NOT get a fair trial

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Obama Says Execution of Man Who Shot and Buried Teenage Girl Alive is Racist and “Deeply Troubling”

Obama Says Execution of Man Who Shot and Buried Teenage Girl Alive is Racist and “Deeply Troubling”

A foreign reporter asked Obama about the execution of Clayton Lockett who shot a teenage girl, laughed about it and buried her alive. The reporter…

Democracy, War, and the Myth of the Neutral State