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9/25/2018 “Are Food Stamps Really Reducing Labor Costs for Amazon?” Research Fellow Robert P. Murphy, author of Choice: Cooperation, Enterprise, and Human Action Op-Ed on FEE.org
9/24/2018 “Let’s Make a Deal! New Approaches to Setting Tuition Fees” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of the forthcoming book Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
9/24/2018 “The Inconvenient Truth About Plastic Bans” Independent Institute briefing Plastic Pollution: Bans vs. Recycling Solutions cited in the Toronto Star
9/23/2018 “Strong Women Don’t Need the State to Get Them Corporate Board Seats” Sr. Vice President Mary Theroux Op-Ed on FEE.org
9/22/2018 “Capitalism Mitigates Natural Disasters” Sr. Fellow Benjamin Powell Op-Ed in The Hill
9/19/2018 “Just blame it on climate change” Independent Institute mentioned in The Chattanooga Times Free Press
9/19/2018 “Native Americans Realize Entrepreneurship Dream” Sr. Fellow Alvaro Vargas Llosa, author of Lessons from the Poor cited in The Epoch Times
9/19/2018 “Lack of Revenue Hampers Lompoc City Services” California Dreaming by Sr. Fellow Lawrence McQuillan quoted in Noozhawk (Lompoc, CA)
9/18/2018 “How liberals’ rush to blame Trump for hurricane activity is debunked by science” Independent Institute mentioned in The Washington Times
9/18/2018 Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure: The Federal Misedukation of America’s Children appears on the Mike Schikman radio show on WSVA (VA)
9/17/2018 “Bullying for Dollars: American College Football” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of the forthcoming book Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
9/17/2018 “Africa’s Reform Conundrum and Zimbabwe’s Tragedy” Sr. Fellow George Ayittey, author of the forthcoming book The Alternate Road to African Prosperity Op-Ed in Real Clear World
9/14/2018 “Reforms to Campus Sexual Abuse Policy Rattle Congress” Research Fellow Wendy McElroy Op-Ed in The Hill
9/13/2018 “Some of the World’s Most Powerful Banks Push Policies Circumventing Constitution and Federal Laws” Sr. Fellow Stephen Halbrook, author of Gun Control in Nazi Occupied France and The Founders’ Second Amendment Op-Ed in The Los Angeles Times and other Tribune News Service newspapers
9/13/2018 “A Brief History of Repressive Regimes and Their Gun Laws” Sr. Fellow Stephen Halbrook, author of Gun Control in Nazi-Occupied France cited on Mises.org and ZeroHedge.com
9/13/2018 Research Fellow Peter Thiel, co-author of The Diversity Myth discusses the book as well as Trump, Gawker, and Leaving Silicon Valley on The Rubin Report
9/12/2018 “Back-To-School Spending Stings Parents/Teachers” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure: The Federal Misedukation of America’s Children cited in Accuracy in Academia
9/12/2018 “Government Is Not So Neutral on Net Neutrality” Research Fellow Adam Summers Op-Ed in The Orange County Register and other Southern California News Group newspapers
9/12/2018 “Preventing Price Gouging Will Make Hurricane Florence Damage Worse” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
9/11/2018 “What You Need to Know about Medicare for All, Part II” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman, author of Priceless Op-Ed in Forbes
9/11/2018 “Did France’s Gun Control Hurt Its Resistance to the Nazis?” Gun Control in Nazi-Occupied France by Sr. Fellow Stephen Halbrook is reviewed in National Review
9/11/2018 Gun Control in the Third Reich by Sr. Fellow Stephen Halbrook cited in National Review
9/11/2018 “Despite Crusade Against School Choice, Most Americans Are Still in Favor” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure: The Federal Misedukation of America’s Children Op-Ed in The Hill
9/11/2018 “Russians Should Heed U.S. Advice in Syria” Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of Eleven Presidents Op-Ed in Inside Sources
9/10/2018 “Even Professors Increasingly Question Whether College Is for Everyone” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of the forthcoming book Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
9/10/2018 “For Parents Only—the Dark Side of College and the Path Toward Healing” Research Fellow Sam Staley Op-Ed in Jacksonville (IL) Courier
9/10/2018 “Rudeness in Political Debate Might Not Be So Rude” Research Fellow Gary Galles Op-Ed in The Orange County Register and other Southern California News Group newspapers
9/7/2018 “What You Need to Know about Medicare for All, Part I” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman, author of Priceless Op-Ed in Forbes
9/6/2018 “University of Akron: End Physics Majors but Become a Leader in Video Games” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of the forthcoming book Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
9/6/2018 “Measuring Economic Injustice against Women in Saudi Arabia and around the World” Sr. Fellow Lawrence McQuillan and Policy Researcher Maureen Cowhey Op-Ed in Investor’s Business Daily
9/5/2018 “Why Collectivists Try to Replace God with Experts” Research Fellow William J. Watkins Jr., author of Reclaiming the American Revolution: The Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions and their Legacy cited in Townhall
9/5/2018 “Nazisplaining Made Easy” Policy Fellow Lloyd Billingsley Op-Ed in The Daily Caller


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