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2/22/2018 “Gun Issue Needs Rationality, Not Emotions (letter to the editor)” Sr. Fellow Stephen P. Halbrook cited in Staten Island Advance (NY)
2/22/2018 “Answering the Call for Dialogue” Pope Francis and the Caring Society is reviewed on
2/21/2018 “Tolls Can Fund Infrastructure and Reduce Congestion” Research Fellow Gabriel Roth, editor of Street Smart Op-Ed on
2/21/2018 “Now ICE and Border Patrol Want to Spy On You Too” Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs cited on
2/20/2018 “Many firearm regulations are determined at state level” Sr. Fellow Stephen P. Halbrook, author of Gun Control in Nazi-Occupied France appears on the Fox News Channel
2/20/2018 Pope Francis and the Caring Society is reviewed on Fr. Dwight Longnecker’s blog and The Imaginative Conservative
2/19/2018 “A Gas Tax Hike is the Wrong Way to Fund Highways” Research Fellow Robert P. Murphy Op-Ed in
2/16/2018 Heartland Institute’s In the Tank podcast features Independent Institute’s Love Gov YouTube series
2/15/2018 “Jeremy Bentham and the Judges” Research Fellow William J. Watkins, Jr., author of Crossroads for Liberty Op-Ed in American Thinker
2/13/2018 “Cinematic Injustice: Oscar-Nominated ‘Darkest Hour’ Leaves Out a Key Element” Policy Fellow Lloyd Billingsley Op-Ed in The Daily Caller
2/13/2018 “Monetary Policy in an Uncertain World: The Case for Rules” Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs, author of The Independent Review article “Regime Uncertainty: Why the Great Depression Lasted So Long and Why Prosperity Resumed after the War” cited in The Cato Journal
2/13/2018 “Right-to-Try Laws the Right Way to Save More Lives” Research Fellow Raymond March Op-Ed in The Hill
2/13/2018 “Wait—Is it Possible to Have Too Much Schooling?” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
2/10/2018 “Fake News on the Nunes Memo” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman, author of A Better Choice Op-Ed in
2/9/2018 “Trade Restrictions Only Serve to Counteract Tax Cuts and Deregulation” Research Fellow Gary M. Galles Op-Ed in The Hill
2/9/2018 “Massive Infusion of Spending Ends Era of Restraint for Federal Agencies, Pentagon” Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of Eleven Presidents cited in The Washington Post
2/8/2018 “Cars remain popular because they are vastly superior to transit alternatives” Research Fellow Gary Galles Op-Ed in The Orange County Register
2/8/2018 Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure: The Federal Misedukation of America’s Children appears on The Mike Schikman radio show on WSVA Virginia
2/6/2018 “Property Rights Are Key to Answering Pope’s Call to Save the Amazon” Research Fellow Robert Whaples, editor of Pope Francis and the Caring Society and Research Fellow Adam Summers Op-Ed on
2/5/2018 “If You Want to Keep Fossil Fuels in the Ground, You Support a Form of Economic Self-Destruction” Sr. Fellow William F. Shughart II and Josh T. Smith Op-Ed in The Daily Caller
2/2/2018 “Property Rights and Conservation: The Missing Theme of Laudato Si’” from Pope Francis and the Caring Society excerpted in the Acton Institute’s Religion & Liberty
2/2/2018 “Politicians Could Learn a Thing or Two from the Super Bowl” Policy Fellow Lloyd Billingsley Op-Ed in The Daily Caller
2/2/2018 “The Problem with U.S. Immigration Policy” Sr. Fellow Alvaro Vargas Llosa, author of Global Crossings Op-Ed in US News & World Report
2/1/2018 “Rebuttal to ‘Don’t Cry for Me, Argentina’” Independent Institute Founder and President David Theroux Op-Ed in New English Review
1/31/2018 “Don’t Cry for Me, Argentina” Pope Francis and the Caring Society is reviewed in New English Review
1/31/2018 China’s Great Migration by Research Fellow Bradley Gardner is reviewed in The Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
1/31/2018 “State of the Union Reaction’ Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of Eleven Presidents appears on the Jim Bohannon Radio Show
1/30/2018 “California Democrats to Confiscate Federal Tax Cut, Drive Business Away?” Independent Institute and the 2017 Economic Freedom of North America report cited on
1/30/2018 “No More Patch and Pray—Privatize Oroville Dam” Sr. Fellow Lawrence McQuillan and Policy Researcher Hayeon Carol Park Op-Ed in The San Francisco Chronicle
1/29/2018 “Hey There, Big Spender” Eleven Presidents by Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland is reviewed in The New American
1/29/2018 Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of Eleven Presidents appears on the Marc Cox radio show on KFTK in St. Louis
1/29/2018 “Nativists Can’t Predict the Future” Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs in Marianas Variety