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 The True State of the Union President Obama last Tuesday night told Congress and the nation, "The State of the Union is strong." We beg to differ. The U.S. government owes roughly 20 times as much as it ta... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:20:02 GMT Obamacare Deadbeats Throw Off True Enrollment Numbers Obamacare enrollment is slowing to a trickle. Will the White House meet its target for 2015? Independent Institute Senior Fellow a href=" Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:20:02 GMT EPA's 'Green' Carbon Tax Isn't Really Green Nuclear power provides nearly two-thirds of the zero-carbon energy in the United States, but a carbon tax that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency plans to impose on power plants cou... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:20:02 GMT Tolstoy Exposes the State Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910) is world-famous for having penned emWar and Peace/em, emAnna Karenina/em, and other novels of nineteenth-century Russia, but the writer was also well-... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:20:02 GMT Challenge of Liberty Student Seminars Now Accepting Applicantions Attention, College Students: Want to learn more about freedom? Eager to learn how the world works--emand how to make it better?/em If so, the Independent Institute'... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:20:02 GMT New Blog Posts From emThe Beacon/em: div style="padding-left:20px" a href=""Humala... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:20:02 GMT Selected News Alerts a href=""Peter Boettke on the resurgence of Austrian econ... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:20:02 GMT Public Schools and the Per-Pupil-Spending Myth With the release of emEducation Week/em's latest annual study of K-12 school funding earlier this month, public-school bureaucrats across the United States have kicked into high ... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 21:20:02 GMT The Case against 'Heliocentric' Health Insurance The new U.S. Congress--and the American public--will be hearing numerous ideas for improving the healthcare system, including several spelled out in publications such as Independe... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 21:20:02 GMT Martin Luther King and the Inclusive Society Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., played a pivotal role in making the United States a more just and inclusive society. Yet ironically, many who claim to follow in his footsteps actually walk a... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 21:20:02 GMT