Making Statism unpopular

Mark Levin has written a new book that presents true Americans in Kentucky with a new weapon to fight back against “statism,” the belief that government can solve our problems. The new laser-guided bomb Levin drops is vocabulary. Levin writes, The Statist has…become masterful at controlling the public vocabulary. For example, when challenged on global…

Either goods or armies cross borders

Free trade might not solve all problems, but there is solid evidence that it helps keep the peace. After reviewing the research on the effect of free trade in promoting peace, University of Bonn sociologist Erich Weede concludes: “Critics of globalization … know almost nothing about the international-security benefits of free trade.” Weede goes on…

Infinite Questions

We’ve been covering the teething problems with the Kentucky Department of Education’s new computer support program for schools (see here, here, here and here) for some time. The first version, known as STI, failed some time ago. The replacement, known as Infinite Campus, has just now become operational in all school districts – more or…