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Anti-gun claims about suicides in gun-heavy Western states don't add up.
History is an easy subject to teach if you are intellectually lazy. It is the most challenging subject if you care about understanding causes and effects.
U.S. HistoryWorld History
The US can help itself by ending the Drug War — which will bring some normalcy back to Central America.
Media and CultureU.S. History
The books of Laura Ingalls Wilder show a more civilized and libertarian side of the American frontier.
U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History
President Trump is saying that the U.S. government will lift economic sanctions against North Korea if it “denuclearizes.” Cuba denuclearized in 1962.
Cronyism and CorporatismU.S. History
The big-business-connected creators of Social Security sought to use the system to punish their competitors in the small-business sector.
HealthTaxes and SpendingU.S. History
Recent media coverage suggests more government spending and more government control is the only "solution" to rising suicide rates in America.
U.S. EconomyU.S. History
The US is often criticized for supposedly offering a lower quality of life than Europe. But far more Europeans migrate to the US than the other way around.
Big GovernmentU.S. HistoryOther Schools of Thought
There is good reason to study Keynesianism: It helps us understand what the policymakers in government are likely to do in any given circumstance.
Legal SystemU.S. History
Lincoln's disregard for rights of due process was once highly controversial. And the old "we're at war" trick wasn't seen as a convincing excuse.