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America’s Accessible Cities

Cities have been pivotal role to improved living standards, because of the opportunities they facilitate. This is particularly evident over the past two centuries, as world urbanization has risen from 3 percent to over 50 percent, and to more than 80 percent in the United States. The prosperity of urban residents depends in large measure on their ability to reach the best available jobs in the city in a reasonable period of time. This requires access. University of Paris economists...

These People Think the Way to Keep Things Fast is to Bring in the Government?

The Left consists of two groups of people running on two parallel yet very different paths to Oblivion. The Left’s leadership knows their Huge Government ideas are absurd and don’t work – but they’ll be in charge after the collapse they induce so they’re fine with it. The Left’s rank and file actually thinks more government equals better – despite centuries of evidence to the contrary. Then there’s the Tech World – by and large a subset of the Left.  These people should certainly know...

Proud to be an American: What Should It Mean?

America! For more than two hundred years the word has represented hope, opportunity, a second chance, and freedom. In America the accident of a man’s birth did not serve as an inescapable weight that dictated a person’s fate or that of his family. The individual owned his own life and was free to shape it as his own mind guided him. Once a newcomer stepped on American soil he left the political tyrannies and economic barriers of the “old world” behind. A willingness to work hard and to bear the...

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