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James Madison (1829)

| Apr 22, 2020

The more thorough the examination of the question which relates to the encouragement of domestic manufactures, the more the true policy… will be found to lie between the extremes of doing nothing & prescribing everything, between admitting no exception to the rule of ‘laissez faire,’ and converting the exceptions into the rule.

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Woking 9 to 5

Oren Cass | Sep 24, 2021 |

In their adoption of “progressive” agendas, both unions and corporations have ignored entirely the preferences and interests of workers. (Whether an agenda that abandons workers can rightly be called progressive is a question for another day.) Not What They Bargained For, the American Compass survey of worker attitudes, highlights the ways that the labor movement’s […]

The American Dream Isn’t Dead, It’s Just Misunderstood

Jeffery McNeil | Sep 22, 2021 |

Some people believe the American Dream is dead and the game is rigged against them. That isn’t my mindset or attitude. In order to fulfill your dreams, you must aspire to be what you desire. That is the American Dream, to me. And I think some people don’t understand what fulfilling that American Dream can […]