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SB202 Offers the Wrong Solutions to a Real ProblemMy reference to ideological imbalance refers to the creation of an artificial close-mindedness that stifles debate, isolates important perspectives and diminishes the richness of a college education.View archives
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|February 25, 2024
|SB202 Offers the Wrong Solutions to a Real ProblemMy reference to ideological imbalance refers to the creation of an artificial close-mindedness that stifles debate, isolates important perspectives and diminishes the richness of a college education.
|February 18, 2024
|NATO Has Secured Our Peace and Prosperity The wars of the 20th century were economic disasters of historic proportion.
|February 4, 2024
|Libertarians Going CrazyLibertarian viewpoints offer us a useful reminder of what restraints we must put upon those who govern us.
|November 12, 2023
|Defend Democracies on This Veteran’s DayOur Constitution offers the highest form of a liberal democracy.
|November 5, 2023
|Municipal Elections Are Critical to Your ProsperityIn Indiana’s cities, like most cities nationwide, the problems mayors face aren’t partisan issues.
|October 15, 2023
|An Exogenous Economic Shock from HamasArmed conflict is always economically damaging but may spur long-term growth.
|October 1, 2023
|Another Stupid Government ShutdownShutdowns are often a demonstration of clownsmanship, not statesmanship.
|July 2, 2023
|July 4th and American-Style ConservatismA true American conservative cannot believe that government should promote that faith, or treat those of other faiths differently.
|October 23, 2022
|The Badness of National Conservatism IdeologyA political movement that rejects the fundamentals of our Constitution is, by definition, anti-American.
|July 10, 2022
|The Tensions of Economic Policy in a Volatile TimeDiffering political views can lead to very different policy choices.
|March 6, 2022
|We are in a Difficult and Costly ConflictThe future belongs to liberal democracies, where respect for individual rights, political freedom and the rule of law are nurtured.
|January 2, 2022
|2021 Was an Unnecessarily Horrible YearFrom political unrest to vaccination and economic woes, this year was heavy.
|September 5, 2021
|The Evolving Nature of WorkWork has the potential to provide meaning and satisfaction, unconnected to the economic importance of the task at hand.
|November 8, 2020
|Some Places of Economic CompromiseWe are in the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, and that gives us a chance for Congress to compromise.
|February 16, 2020
|The Economy Is Neither as Good nor Bad as Politicians ClaimEach of us view the economy through our own lens.
|May 12, 2019
|Taking Seriously a Socialist CritiqueWhat part of criticism of our market economy is right, and what should we do about it?
|March 24, 2013
|The Iraq War Ten Years OnThe war in Iraq was expensive.
|January 17, 2011
|Gentle and Intemperate AngelsIt is reprehensible to blame killing on vitriolic political language – but that does not make the tenor of political debate useful or appropriate.