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 After King, Congress Should Enact Real Health Reforms http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6200 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6200 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 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6201 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6201 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 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6202 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6202 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 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6203 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6203 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 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6204 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6204 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 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6205 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6205 From emThe Beacon/em: div style="padding-left:20px" a href="http://blog.independent.org/2015/06/29/41-percent-of-obamacare-silver-plans-have-small-or-extra-small-networks... Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:20:02 GMT Selected News Alerts http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6206 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3603#6206 div style="padding-left:20px" a href="http://thisweekatthelibrary.blogspot.com/2015/06/recarving-rushmore.html"Ivan Eland's emRecarving Rushmore /emis 'a most fascinat... Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:20:02 GMT Healthcare Reform after King versus Burwell http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3602#6193 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3602#6193 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 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3602#6194 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3602#6194 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 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3602#6195 http://www.independent.org/publications/the_lighthouse/detail.asp?id=3602#6195 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