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2006-05-17 Alvaro Vargas Llosa Writing Weekly Column in English and Spanish
2006-04-28 May 1st Immigrant Boycott Aims to Push Congress to Act
2006-04-04 New Report Says Restrictive Land-Use Rules Add Billions to Housing Costs
2006-04-04 Prophecy of Doom Warrants Censure, Not Celebration
2006-03-22 The Challenge of Liberty
2006-02-23 New Book Unmasks Che Guevara as “Cold-blooded Killing Machine”
2006-02-07 Summer Seminar Offers Students Stimulating One-Week Class on Economics, Social Issues and Government
2006-02-01 State of the Union
2006-01-18 New Book Critiques Profligate Spending on U.S. Farm Programs
2005-11-10 Best-Selling Author Michael Crichton Questions The Lack Of Science Behind Environmental Policy At Independent Institute Forum
2005-10-28 Libby Indictment Has Far Reaching Implications for U.S. Intelligence Around the World
2005-10-19 Passage Of Iraq’s Constitution Likely To Inflame Sunni Insurgency
2005-10-12 New Book by the Foremost Authority on War and Government Power Examines Post-9/11 America
2005-07-11 New Book Examines Maze of Failed Environmental Policies
2005-07-08 National Security Expert Ivan Eland Says London and Madrid Bombings Work of al Qaeda
2005-07-01 Constitutional Law Expert William Watkins Says Justice O’Connor was Integral to Court’s Federalism Rulings
2005-06-29 U.S. Defense Policy Expert Ivan Eland says Bush Speech Fails to Offer Solutions for Iraq in Face of Escalating Insurgency
2005-05-23 Independent Institute Announces New Center on Global Prosperity to Create Enterprise-Based Solutions to Poverty
2005-05-18 Supreme Court Lifts Ban on Wine Shipping
2005-03-24 Constitutional Law Expert Says Schiavo Case Raises Important Issues about the Separation of Powers and Judicial Activism
2005-02-15 Latin America’s Foremost Political Journalist Makes a Brilliant and Passionate Argument for Reform
2005-02-04 Independent Institute Economist Benjamin Powell Says Bush’s Economic Proposals Will Not Reduce Size of Government
2005-02-01 New Book Examines Battles over Free Speech and Academic Freedom on American University Campuses
2005-01-24 New Policy Report Suggests Confederation or Partition May Be Best Solution for Iraq
2004-11-01 New Study Examines Government-Created Alcohol Monopolies
2004-10-01 New Book Challenges U.S. Policy Of “Preemptive” Wars and “Nation Building”
2004-09-14 New Book on Empire Building to Be Showcased at Reception on October 20
2004-09-13 Economist Benjamin Powell Joins Independent Institute to Head Center on Entrepreneurial Innovation
2004-09-01 New Book Challenges Unchecked U.S. Government Power
2004-08-01 Independent Institute Announces Scholarships For 2004/2005 School Year
2004-07-22 9/11 Commission’s Recommendations for new Counter-Terrorism Center will not Improve Intelligence
2004-06-30 Decentralized Government Could Be Best Hope for Self-Determination and True Sovereignty in Iraq
2004-06-24 Under Bush, Federal Spending Increases at Fastest Rate in 30 Years
2004-05-25 Statement of Institute’s Senior Fellow for Foreign Policy on President Bush’s Speech
2004-05-01 Economist Links ”War on Drugs” to Increased Homicide Rate
2004-04-01 New Book Examines Tenure and the Structure of Higher Education
2004-02-16 Independent Scholarship Fund Offers East Bay Families Opportunity for Private/ Parochial Education
2004-02-01 Restoring Urban Life In Crisis Times
2003-12-16 Hussein’s Capture Fuels Anti-U.S. Insurgency in Iraq
2003-09-08 New Report Card on Administration’s “War on Terrorism” Gives Few Passing Grades, According to National Security Expert