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College Athletes Aren't What Make College Football Profitable

Media and CultureSocialismValue and Exchange

Blog01/08/2018
Tickets for tonight's championship game are selling for well over $2,000, but people aren't paying just to see 20-something athletes play football.

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Class Conflict and The Last Jedi

Media and CultureWar and Foreign Policy

Blog01/05/2018
You can talk about the Resistance all you want, but if you force others to die for your vision of galactic politics, you’re one of the bad guys.

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What Happened to Protest Art?

Media and Culture

Politically-charged pop culture has become both safe and bland.

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Was Scrooge the Victim in A Christmas Carol?

Labor and WagesMedia and Culture

Blog12/23/2017
Scrooge was never mistreated by his nephew, by Cratchit, or by those seeking charitable donations. Scrooge was always free to refuse them all.

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The Tyranny of the Econocracy

EducationMedia and CultureOther Schools of Thought

Blog12/20/2017
The general public views economists as a priestly class who define public policy, but whose obscure wisdom and arcane rituals are closed to them.

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The Propaganda War Against Capitalism

EducationMedia and Culture

Blog12/13/2017

The most popular method of deprecating capitalism is to make it responsible for every condition which is considered unsatisfactory.

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There Is No "War on Cops"

Media and Culture

Blog10/30/2017
The number of officers being killed is going down while the number of people employed as police officers is going up.

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Rule by Experts?

Media and Culture

Blog09/10/2017
"Constructivist rationalism," the belief that scientific and technical elites can organize, from the top down, all human activities and organizations.

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Markets, Not Government, Improve Race Relations

Free MarketsMedia and CultureU.S. History

Blog09/05/2017
No, race relations aren't getting worse. They're far better than they were decades ago, and the marketplace has been a key factor in improving matters.

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