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The Part of Rand Paul’s CPAC Speech No One is Talking About

Posted by on Mar 10, 2014 in Articles, Current Events, In the Press, Reporting | 2 comments

It’s not exactly a hard thing to get applause at CPAC. Lead with “America,” back it up with some “Constitution,” and sprinkle a little liberty on top—the crowd will be on its feet in no time. But for a certain...

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The Death of Sexiness Part II: Men and Sex[iness]

Posted by on Feb 24, 2014 in Articles, Culture, Editorial, Editors Pick, Op-Ed | 4 comments

To read Part I of this series and what sexiness means for women, click here. Orson Welles, as the title character in Citizen Kane, flings himself languidly into a chair in Thatcher’s office; his powerful figure is...

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Why ‘House of Cards’ Gets Politics Wrong

Posted by on Feb 20, 2014 in Articles, Culture | 1 comment

House of Cards is a first-rate series for us political junkies. I’m hooked. In...

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America’s Health Care System was Built for the 1950s

Posted by on Feb 12, 2014 in Articles, Cronyism, Current Events, Guest Writer, Op-Ed | 1 comment

In his State of the Union address, President Obama responded to Republicans...

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Inequality: The New Segregation? Revisiting Charles Murray

Posted by on Feb 7, 2014 in Articles, Culture, Guest Writer | 1 comment

America today looks quite different from the America of 50 years ago....

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Did Marriage Regress at the Grammy Awards?

Posted by on Feb 4, 2014 in Articles, Culture, Op-Ed | 1 comment

Americans of every race, creed, sex, and sexuality were brought to tears last...

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RP Editor James Velasquez Talks with Soceana Founder Tess Michaels

Posted by on Jan 30, 2014 in Articles, Editors Pick, Social Entrepreneurship | 0 comments

To be alive now means to be more intimate with the world around you than ever...

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Mike Lee’s State of the Union Response Showed a Side of the Tea Party You Haven’t Seen Before

Posted by on Jan 29, 2014 in Articles, Current Events, Editorial, Op-Ed | 1 comment

For many, including President Barack Obama, the Tea Party is a mere force of...

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In Detroit Stands An Ark

Posted by on Jan 28, 2014 in Around the Web, Articles, Culture, Editorial, Editors Pick, Human Dignity | 0 comments

Somewhere on the sprawling grounds of the Detroit Institute of Arts hangs a...

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The MLK Legacy: 45 Years Later

Posted by on Jan 20, 2014 in Articles, Current Events, Editors Pick, History, Human Dignity | 0 comments

This article originally appeared on Right Progress on the 50th Anniversary of...

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No, We’re Not Becoming “More Liberal” — But We’re Pretty Tired of the Status Quo

Posted by on Jan 18, 2014 in Around the Web, Articles, Current Events, Editorial, Editors Pick | 0 comments

After another Republican defeat in the 2012 presidential election–and...

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One Step to Solve America’s Incarceration and Arrest Problems–Isn’t it About Time?

Posted by on Jan 15, 2014 in Around the Web, Articles, Current Events, Editorial, Human Dignity | 1 comment

By now, just about everyone knows that the United States has something of an...

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Left or Right? Forget It! Choose Economic Freedom

Posted by on Jan 14, 2014 in Administrative State, Cronyism, Current Events, Education | 0 comments

We often speak of the economy as though it is a monolithic and homogenous...

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