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Nut Cases

The Right Sends In the Quacks

Covid-19 highlights the conservative reliance on fake experts.

By Paul Krugman/ New York Times / April 20, 2020

Over the past few days there have been noisy, threatening demonstrations at various statehouses demanding an end to Covid-19 lockdowns. 806 more words


Solutions? Or Trade Offs?

I heard this statement the other day about our present Covid 19 “crisis”: ” Do we save lives and kill the economy? Or do we save the economy and kill lives? 2,070 more words

Government And Politics

Never reason from a fatality rate

Richard Epstein has produced several posts and a video interview arguing that the mainstream media is overreacting to the Coronavirus pandemic. Richard understands the potential seriousness of this situation and the proper role of government. 644 more words

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