The Civil Rights Act of 1964 addressed injustices that African Americans had long endured, but it did not fully erase the legacy of slavery and Jim Crow.
Hailed at his passing as “the most successful one-term president in the nation’s history,” George H.W. Bush has a far better claim to being the most destructive.
Why do we demonize those with whom we disagree?
To discover everything wrong with the Gipper, we have to challenge myths from all sides.
Some politicians seem authentic on social media & others completely miss the mark. Should political advertising on social media be regulated?
Rob Schenck joins us to discuss how his career in the evangelical world morphed into continued political engagement.
Barry Goldwater’s stark commitment to a platform of freedom and limited government helped to realign public opinion in support of economic conservatism.
Tax competition occurs when governments adopt more attractive tax policies to attract people to live and do business within their borders.
Supporters of decentralism argue that central concentration of power threatens liberty and prefer decision-making power to be diffused on a local level.
The 1980 Libertarian party presidential candidate, Ed Clark is a public figure for the libertarian movement who played an important role popularizing it.
The link between American gun culture and white supremacy undermines conservative arguments for gun rights—but not classical liberal arguments.
“The Clark campaign brought libertarianism to nationwide public attention on a scale…considered impossible by almost everyone only four years ago.”
“If Ronald Reagan is the knight of modern conservatism, [it’s] time someone pointed out that the armor is tarnished, the joints creaking, and the sword dulled.”
“Only one serious, major candidate for President in this election year…is also unequivocally in favor of total marijuana decriminalization.”
“Unless something unforeseen happens, Reagan will probably remain committed at least to the Kemp-Roth program.”
“Both in the realm of intellectual leadership and political action, conservatives prove themselves corruptible.”
Palmer “went to New York…to set up a table for the Young Libertarian Alliance, hoping to find some sparks…that might be fanned into flames.” No dice.
“We alone have the wisdom and honesty to…declare that the only way to reduce the size of government is to cut back on its functions.”