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Why the government should subsidize low-wage work.
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Steven Malanga
The New York mayor brings his out-of-touch progressive message to the heartland.

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Lloyd Billingsley
How John Mockler ran the table on California’s taxpayers

Recent Features

Free Speech in Peril
Myron Magnet
Trigger warning: may offend the illiberal or intolerant
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Cuomo’s Sluggish “Start-up”
E. J. McMahon
The New York governor’s economic-development program is heavy on hype but light on jobs.
Tragedy, Not Pattern
Heather Mac Donald
Unjustified police shootings, like that of Walter Scott, remain rare.
A Tale of Two First Ladies
Howard Husock
Hillary Clinton owes Tammy Wynette an apology.
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No Bonus for Taxpayers
Steven Malanga
Deeply indebted pension systems continue to dole out bonuses.
The Dead Constitution
Myron Magnet
Philip Hamburger’s indictment of the regulatory state is profound and sobering.
Rahm’s Reprieve
Aaron M. Renn
The Chicago mayor survives his runoff election, but he faces all the same problems.
Piketty’s Logic Gap
Nicole Gelinas
If governments are so inept, why trust them with the power to redistribute wealth?
A Cautionary Tale About Union Power
Steven Malanga
New York labor leader Victor Gotbaum spent a career backing the wrong guy.

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Jerry Weinberger
From classical times until the nineteenth century, almost
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Kay S. Hymowitz
Hardworking Fujianese immigrants use the borough as a launching pad to the middle class.
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In the News

Howard Husock in
Townhall.com
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Ben Boychuk in
The Press-Enterprise
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Bloomberg
| Why Would Anyone Follow Detroit's Pension Plan?
Mark Pulliam in
California Political Review
| Judge Rules CA Inmate Entitled to Sex-Change Operation -- With Taxpayer Money
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