Independent Institute News http://www.independent.org/ The Lighthouse: The Newsletter of The Independent Institute http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss FeedForAll Mac v2.1 (2.1.0.1) unlicensed version; http://www.FeedForAll.com/ Thu, 29 Nov 2007 11:07:23 -0800 Thu, 29 Nov 2007 11:07:10 -0800 Federal Reserve: Condemned to Repeat Mistakes http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6445 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6445 "Those who cannot remember the past," wrote George Santayana, "are condemned to repeat it." Those who fail to learn from past mistakes (something different from merely... Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:20:02 GMT Healthcare Reform We Should All Agree On http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6446 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6446 American healthcare is a political hornets' nest: Every proposed reform has been opposed by either employers or unions or some other interest group. However, the presence of large... Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:20:02 GMT Spain's Political Impasse Threatens Economic Recovery and National Unity http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6447 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6447 Spain's new political gridlock--the outcome of elections in December that gave no party a solid victory--raises serious doubts about a nation that had recently pulled its eco... Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:20:02 GMT Challenge of Liberty Seminars Now Accepting Applications http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6448 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6448 Attention, College Students: Want to learn about freedom in a collegial setting with other young minds? Eager to learn how the world works--emand how to make it better?/em If so, ... Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:20:02 GMT http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6449 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6449 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:20:02 GMT http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6450 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6450 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:20:02 GMT http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6451 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3636#6451 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:20:02 GMT Help Us Expose Waste, Fraud, and Abuse in California Government! http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3635#6438 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3635#6438 The Independent Institute proudly announces the a href="http://www.independent.org/aboutus/cagoldenfleece/"California Golden Fleece Awards to expose waste, fraud, and abuse in Calif... Tue, 02 Feb 2016 21:20:02 GMT Republicans Deficit-Finance Obamacare http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3635#6439 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3635#6439 As 2015 came to a close, Republicans in Congress succeeded in postponing the implementation of three taxes in Obamacare: the 2.3 percent medical-device tax, the fee on all employer-based ... Tue, 02 Feb 2016 21:20:02 GMT Climate Change and the Burden of Proof http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3635#6440 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3635#6440 Earth's climate changes. As the Medieval Warm Period and the Little Ice Age show, climate change has been with us since long before the industrial era's burning of fossil fuel... Tue, 02 Feb 2016 21:20:02 GMT