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Is America great again?

The covers of this week’s Economist, New Yorker, and Time magazines all should give us pause.

The US was great. Despite it’s flaws and oddities and decisions with which I disagree. 73 more words

Random Musings

Allow Education!


Frederic Bastiat, Economist

The most urgent necessity is, not that the State should teach, but that it should allow education. All monopolies are detestable, but the worst of all is the monopoly of education.

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Freedom Today Quotes

What economists study: A guide for the curious

Christopher Snyder of Dartmouth College provides a guide:

When you meet someone at a cocktail party who learns you are an economist, the inevitable question follows, “What’s the stock market going to do?” That’s an excellent question. 422 more words

Economics - Macro, Micro Etc

Opinion - President Trump flunks a moral test - Lexington - Economist

Here’s a damning and brilliantly incisive article from the Economist. It highlights that Donald Trump, a man of strong views, proves oddly ambivalent—once again—about… 221 more words

Politics

The Economist on Microdosing LSD


1843, a spin-off publication of The Economist, recently published an article on Silicon Valley’s LSD microdosing trend. As you’d expect from The Economist, it was an even-handed treatment of a controversial topic. 13 more words

Cognitive Enhancement