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Despite the 'urgency' of Paris climate talks, a U.N. sponsored global poll rates climate change dead last

August 06, 2015, 12:10 PM
From the United Nations “MY World” initiative, which has recorded the opinions for All Countries & Country Groups with votes of 7,679,273 at the time of this…

Uber and the Democrats’ Old Ways

August 06, 2015, 11:55 AM
The Nation’s Pulse The sharing economy shouldn’t be a partisan issue. By Gary Shapiro – 8.6.15 Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton doesn’t get it. Obama…

Why the World's Poor Choose to Pay Private School Tuition

August 06, 2015, 10:21 AM
Latest Study Kingpin Approaches to Fighting Crime and Community Violence: Evidence from Mexico’s Drug War Jason M. Lindo and María Padilla-Romo Featured…

Obama's 'Clean Power' Absurdity

August 06, 2015, 10:20 AM
The Obama administration’s “Clean Power Plan,” the vast new scheme of regulations on power plants the EPA unveiled this Monday, is like every form of central…

This map shows the US really has 11 separate 'nations' with entirely different cultures

August 03, 2015, 7:13 PM
Colin Woodward and Tufts/Brian Stauffer In his fourth book, “American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures in North America,” award-winning…

The Supreme Court and property rights

July 31, 2015, 11:37 AM
In a recent Washington Times column sponsored by the Federalist Society, I briefly survey the Supreme Court’s often-dubious record on protecting constitutional…

A Libertarian View of Francis' Laudato Si - Online Library of Law & Liberty

July 31, 2015, 11:21 AM
Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si (“Be Praised”) has been acclaimed by the international media as a call to action on global warming, to combat its threat to…

The Greatest Scientific Fraud Of All Time -- Part VI

July 29, 2015, 6:24 PM
It’s been over a month since I wrote an update on “The Greatest Scientific Fraud Of All Time,” so it’s time to check in on it again. For those not following…

Where's Weyermuller? At Bug House Square Soapbox Debates

July 28, 2015, 11:43 PM
By Mark Weyermuller - Standing on a soapbox giving a political speech sounds like fun. That was the order of business this past Saturday at Bug House Square.…

BOOK REVIEW: ‘Environmentalism Gone Mad: How a Sierra Club Activist and Senior EPA Analyst Discovere

July 21, 2015, 12:37 AM
ENVIRONMENTALISM GONE MAD: HOW A SIERRA CLUB ACTIVIST AND SENIOR EPA ANALYST DISCOVERED A RADICAL GREEN ENERGY FANTASY By Alan Carlin Stairway Press. $27.95,…

Cardinal George Pell takes a swing at Pope Francis' environmental encyclical - Religion News Service

July 18, 2015, 11:55 AM
Show caption Australian Cardinal George Pell arrives for a meeting at the Synod Hall in the Vatican March 6, 2013 ahead of the conclave that elected Pope…

Matt Ridley on climate change and scientific debate - AEI

June 30, 2015, 12:50 PM
June 30, 2015 1:38 pm | AEIdeas View related content: Pethokoukis I am concerned about climate change and think the risk of dangerous climate change is high…

OPEN LETTER To the Academicians of The Pontifical Academy of Sciences

June 29, 2015, 9:26 PM
SUBJECT: Pope Francis’ Encyclical Letter Laudato Si, On care for our common home, (ENC) Respected Academician, There is a widespread view that the Academicians…

The White House Wants Your Doctor To Teach You About Global Warming

June 27, 2015, 6:16 PM
Americans trust their doctors, so the White House wants these medical professionals to be a mouthpiece for President Obama’s global warming agenda. “We also…

This Is How Uber Takes Over a City

June 26, 2015, 3:43 PM
Charlie Hales, the mayor of Portland, Ore., was running a zoning hearing last December when he missed a call on his cell from David Plouffe, the campaign…

Obamanet Shows Its Fangs

June 26, 2015, 3:10 PM
‘No, no, no, no!” Tom Wheeler shouted at the moderator. The Federal Communications Commission chairman was speaking at an Internet industry conference in March,…

How the Uber ruling could undermine the sharing economy

June 26, 2015, 3:07 PM
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Justice John Roberts's Obamacare Decision Is a Mess

June 26, 2015, 2:53 PM
Ilya Shapiro is a senior fellow in constitutional studies at the Cato Institute and co-author of “Religious Liberties for Corporations? Hobby Lobby, the…

Behold, the Supreme Court’s Magical Warp Field Generator! | Power Line

June 25, 2015, 2:54 PM
I recall once reading an interview with one of the head writers of Star Trek: The Next Generation—you know, the faux Star Trek series where the role of Captain…

The Supreme Court's 'Interpretive Jiggery-Pokery' Decision

June 25, 2015, 2:24 PM
The Supreme Court ruling in King v. Burwell affirms a philosophy of governance fundamentally at odds with the meaning and purpose of the U.S. Constitution and…