By Robert Higgs | Tuesday July 18, 2017 at 3:36 PM PST | Comments Off on Writers Who Cannot Swim Should Stay Out of the Deep Water
I am a fan of astrophysicist Alex Filippenko, a famous prof at UC Berkeley. When I was homeschooling my stepson John Allen Hunley, we used a huge set of DVD’s in which Filippenko presents a fascinating intro course on astronomy and astrophysics. He is a wonderful teacher. My point here, however, is that in...
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Tags: Democracy in Chains, James Buchanan, koch brothers, Nancy MacLean
By Mary Theroux | Sunday April 27, 2014 at 2:48 PM PST | Comments Off on Ban “Giving Back”
Christina Hoff Sommers offers a great fact check on the propaganda currently being spread to “Ban Bossy,” here. As she details, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s campaign is rooted in cherry-picked data and at least one extremely old study that conveniently support her premise. Girls overall are doing better than boys, and “Bossy” is irrelevant...
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Tags: ban bossy, Bible, Brendan Eich, Budget and Tax Policy, Censorship, Charity, Children, Christianity, Civil Liberties, Civil Society, College, Free Speech, giving back, koch brothers, Propaganda, sheryl sandberg