Abigail R. Hall | Wednesday June 17, 2015 at 6:09 AM PST | Comments Off on Just How Bad Has Post-9/11 America Become? Some Insights from Eritrea
By Christopher J. Coyne and Abigail R. Hall Eritrea, a small African country east of Sudan and north of Ethiopia, is probably not a place you would like to visit, let alone reside. A small country with a population of about six million, Eritrea is incredibly poor, with a 2013 GDP per capita of...
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James L. Payne | Monday June 7, 2010 at 2:16 PM PST | 14 Comments
How bad is the BP oil spill? Remember, many people make big bucks scaring you!
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David Beito | Wednesday January 13, 2010 at 12:37 PM PST | 1 Comment
This audio of an entire America First Committee rally from June 1941 is a real treat. The sound quality is crisp and clear: The all-star line-up includes John T. Flynn (about 4:30 minutes into the audio), probably the most important activist in the “Old Right” during the 1940s and the 1950s. Speaking after Flynn...
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