Independent Institute News The Lighthouse: The Newsletter of The Independent Institute FeedForAll Mac v2.1 ( unlicensed version; Thu, 29 Nov 2007 11:07:23 -0800 Thu, 29 Nov 2007 11:07:10 -0800 After King, Congress Should Enact Real Health Reforms The Affordable Care Act has survived the challenge of emKing v. Burwell/em, but this in no way absolves Congress from a responsibility to consider new healthcare laws. Indeed, reform ... Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:20:02 GMT Mandated Paid Maternity Leave Would Harm Women Scores of politicians nationwide, including presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton, are campaigning for laws that would mandate paid maternity leave. While their intentions sound noble, suc... Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:20:02 GMT Shale Drillers and Water Conservation Environmental activists have found a new reason to oppose energy companies that develop oil from shale: They claim that shale drillers waste scarce water supplies. However, according to I... Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:20:02 GMT Rachel Dolezal and the NAACP On June 15, Rachel Dolezal resigned from her job as president of NAACP Spokane. Much has been written about the woman, but scarcely little about two related issues. According to Independe... Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:20:02 GMT The 2015 Challenge of Liberty Seminars--Or How to Change a Life The Challenge of Liberty Summer Seminars fill a critical gap for college students who want to explore the philosophical, historical, and economic principles of liberty and free markets. W... Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:20:02 GMT New Blog Posts From emThe Beacon/em: div style="padding-left:20px" a href=" Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:20:02 GMT Selected News Alerts div style="padding-left:20px" a href=""Ivan Eland's emRecarving Rushmore /emis 'a most fascinat... Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:20:02 GMT Healthcare Reform after King versus Burwell How should Congress reform healthcare after emKing v. Burwell/em? As loyal readers of emThe Lighthouse/em know, Independent Institute Senior Fellow a href="http://www.independent... Tue, 23 Jun 2015 21:20:02 GMT Crude Oil Exports Would Benefit America Congress has been gushing with hearings about the federal moratorium on oil exports. But for anyone who has drilled deeply into the topic, the case for lifting the ban is a no-brainer. So... Tue, 23 Jun 2015 21:20:02 GMT Understanding Russia's Land Grab and Military Mischief The Western media have done a poor job reporting on Russia. Cable news stations and print journalists have covered Putin's wicked annexation of Crimea and military adventurism in eas... Tue, 23 Jun 2015 21:20:02 GMT