Sorry, Obama, But Legalizing Pot Is About Jobs

In an interview with Vice News released Monday, President Obama stated that marijuana legalization “shouldn’t be young people’s biggest priority” and that they “should be thinking about climate change, the economy, jobs, war and peace.” He then went on to intimate...

Advocate Matthew Interviewed by Radio WNET

Advocate Matthew Tyrmand was interviewed by Radio WNET on the Polish economy, the Polish media, and initiatives like RTMx that are aimed at making Poland more free. You can listen to the full interview in Polish here. If you’d like to book Matthew or any other...

How the Death Tax Hurts the Living

With the House Ways and Means Committee voting on repeal of the death tax next week, there is renewed hope that this inappropriate tax will soon kick the bucket. Although descendants of the deceased are most directly hurt by the death tax, everyone else gets hurt...

Social Security Robs the Poor to Pay the Rich

If the point of Social Security is to take money from the poor to give to the rich, it’s working. As the young pay Social Security taxes, the old collect benefit payments and live in relatively low poverty. The poverty rate for those aged 18 to 64 is 13.6...