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 Florida Hotel Firm Gives Workers Amazing, Low-Cost Healthcare http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6540 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6540 Rosen Hotels Resorts is best known for putting up tourists at its seven hotels in central Florida, but the hospitality company deserves to become even better known for its remarkable he... Tue, 03 May 2016 21:20:02 GMT Parental Leave Statute May Leave Some Workers Behind http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6541 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6541 San Francisco's Board of Supervisors last month unanimously approved a measure that mandates full pay for mothers and fathers on leave for the birth or adoption of a child, a change ... Tue, 03 May 2016 21:20:02 GMT Trumping Nation-Building? http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6542 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6542 Donald Trump's foreign policy speech last week, delivered at a think tank created by Richard Nixon, set the businessman-politician further apart from his rivals for the White House#... Tue, 03 May 2016 21:20:02 GMT EVENT: George Gilder on "The Secret to Restoring the American Dream" (Oakland, CA; 6/7/16) http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6543 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6543 Can the American jobs machine ever be restarted? Can parents once again have confidence that their children will enjoy a standard of living higher than their own? Yes, despite the pessimi... Tue, 03 May 2016 21:20:02 GMT http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6544 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6544 Tue, 03 May 2016 21:20:02 GMT http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6545 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6545 Tue, 03 May 2016 21:20:02 GMT http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6546 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3649#6546 Tue, 03 May 2016 21:20:02 GMT Earth Day and the Balance of Nature http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3648#6533 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3648#6533 Earth Day has come and gone, but the environmental beliefs that inspired it have long been mainstays of everyday life in America. These include not only unobjectionable tenets, such as th... Tue, 26 Apr 2016 21:20:02 GMT Where's the Republican Fill-In for Obamacare? http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3648#6534 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3648#6534 Will Republicans offer a credible healthcare plan before voters go to the polls this November? Many GOP politicians have pledged to "repeal and replace" Obamacare, but they#146... Tue, 26 Apr 2016 21:20:02 GMT Must Outdated Laws Drive Innovation Away? http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3648#6535 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3648#6535 Will the market support another ride-sharing service? Former Uber driver Michael Pelletz is betting the answer is yes. His new Boston-area company, Chariot for Women, plans to enter that ... Tue, 26 Apr 2016 21:20:02 GMT