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For richer, for poorer: How family structures economic success in America

For richer, for poorer: How family structures economic success in America
Source: American Enterprise Institute

The standard portrayals of economic life for ordinary Americans and their families paint a picture of stagnancy, even decline, amidst rising income inequality or joblessness.

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Business And Economics

Official Rape: an Update

On 1/18/14, I posted a discussion on this blog of a story about which I first learned from the libertarian blog Notes on Liberty. Briefly: a minor drug suspect was subjected to repeated anal violations over the course of several hours under under a proper warrant. 1,612 more words

Socio-Political Essays

Conservative Think Tank: Don't worry about date rape, ladies

For the life of me, I can’t understand what’s happening here.

The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) is a conservative think tank dedicated to “producing leading research in several key policy areas that weave a tapestry of the organization’s core beliefs: respect and support for the power of free enterprise, a strong defense centered on smart international relations, and opportunity for all to achieve the American dream.”  It is certainly one of the more prominent think tanks in this country and is regularly involved in the political debate. 322 more words

Social Media

Who’s making money on the Internet? Comparing ROIC across Internet sectors

Who’s making money on the Internet? Comparing ROIC across Internet sectors
Source: American Enterprise Institute

One of the background questions in Internet policy debates concerns what and who contributes value to the overall system and who extracts profits.

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Business And Economics

Barack Obama personally ordered the "stand-down" that caused the deaths of four Americans

       Forty days before the election, Obama could not afford for al Qaeda to be resurrected from their premature grave and attack a US embassy. Afraid of scores of US casualties in an Obama-declared “normalcy zone” in the Mideast, Obama sent in two drones to monitor what happened—not to help consulate personnel, but to contain the problem—and the political blowback. 1,529 more words

Hillary Clinton

Microagression, Feminism and the Truth about First World Spoiled Brats

Confronting microagression in the United States with a look at true oppression from Truth Revolt.

Now for those feminist numbers from Prager University:

Women in America are the freest in the world, yet many feminists tell us women are oppressed. 34 more words

Feminism

Jonah Goldberg: What ‘War on Women’?

It ended a long time ago, and women won

Jonah Goldberg writes: Last Friday, the White House announced its “It’s On Us” initiative aimed at combating sexual assaults on college campuses. 450 more words

Politics