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5/18/2005 Supreme Court Lifts Ban on Wine Shipping
3/24/2005 Constitutional Law Expert Says Schiavo Case Raises Important Issues about the Separation of Powers and Judicial Activism
2/15/2005 Latin America’s Foremost Political Journalist Makes a Brilliant and Passionate Argument for Reform
2/4/2005 Independent Institute Economist Benjamin Powell Says Bush’s Economic Proposals Will Not Reduce Size of Government
2/1/2005 New Book Examines Battles over Free Speech and Academic Freedom on American University Campuses
1/24/2005 New Policy Report Suggests Confederation or Partition May Be Best Solution for Iraq
11/1/2004 New Study Examines Government-Created Alcohol Monopolies
10/1/2004 New Book Challenges U.S. Policy Of “Preemptive” Wars and “Nation Building”
9/14/2004 New Book on Empire Building to Be Showcased at Reception on October 20
9/13/2004 Economist Benjamin Powell Joins Independent Institute to Head Center on Entrepreneurial Innovation
9/1/2004 New Book Challenges Unchecked U.S. Government Power
8/1/2004 Independent Institute Announces Scholarships For 2004/2005 School Year
7/22/2004 9/11 Commission’s Recommendations for new Counter-Terrorism Center will not Improve Intelligence
6/30/2004 Decentralized Government Could Be Best Hope for Self-Determination and True Sovereignty in Iraq
6/24/2004 Under Bush, Federal Spending Increases at Fastest Rate in 30 Years
5/25/2004 Statement of Institute’s Senior Fellow for Foreign Policy on President Bush’s Speech
5/1/2004 Economist Links ”War on Drugs” to Increased Homicide Rate
4/1/2004 New Book Examines Tenure and the Structure of Higher Education
2/16/2004 Independent Scholarship Fund Offers East Bay Families Opportunity for Private/ Parochial Education
2/1/2004 Restoring Urban Life In Crisis Times
12/16/2003 Hussein’s Capture Fuels Anti-U.S. Insurgency in Iraq
9/8/2003 New Report Card on Administration’s “War on Terrorism” Gives Few Passing Grades, According to National Security Expert
8/19/2003 Statement on the Bombings in Baghdad, Jerusalem
7/28/2003 Nation’s Leading Global Warming Experts Unveil New Findings on Climate Change
7/23/2003 Statement by Center on Peace & Liberty Director on Killings of Uday and Qusay Hussein
7/8/2003 Statement on the White House’s Admission of Error on Iraq’s Attempt to Get Uranium from Africa
7/3/2003 Statement on the Possibility of Sending Troops to Liberia
7/1/2003 Independent Institute Unveils OnPower.org
6/26/2003 Statement of Former EPA Deputy Administrator on Resignation of EPA Administrator Whitman
5/20/2003 Independent Institute Challenges Davis on State Budget
4/14/2003 Statement of Institute’s Senior Fellow for Foreign Policy: Potential on U.S. Involvement in Syria
3/3/2003 National Security Expert Ivan Eland Joins The Independent Institute to Head Its New “Center on Peace and Liberty” at a Moment of International Crisis
7/1/2002 Feminist Author Accepts Challenge from California Chapter of N.O.W.
3/25/2002 Author Gore Vidal To Examine the Terrorism War at Independent Institute Event Moderated by Harper's Magazine Editor Lewis Lapham
3/1/2002 Surprise! Median Private School Tuition Beats Per Pupil Expenditure at Government Schools, Says Institute
1/30/2002 Independent Institute Expert Calls Bush’s $48B Defense Boost Request Excessive, Pork In Fatigues
11/8/2001 “Pork-Hawks” are Turning War on Terror into Special-interest Bonanza
11/1/2001 While FBI and USDOJ Pulled Wool Over Our Eyes, What Did We Miss?
10/5/2001 Audobon Society Isn’t Hypocritical for Allowing Oil Extractions in its Wildlife Preserve, Says Prof
10/1/2001 Federalization vs. Airport Security: “Fanatic” Answers Krugman


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