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Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

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July 28, 2016 • 10:25 am

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Will Orlando Change Anything?
By Thomas Sowell
Tuesday, June 14 2016
However great the shock of the massacre in Orlando, it is only a matter of time before we start hearing again the fact-free dogma that "diversity is our strength." If there is any place in the Guinness Book of World Records for words repeated the most often, over the most years, without one speck of evidence, "diversity" should be a prime candidate. Is diversity our strength? Or anybody's strength, anywhere in the world? Does Japan's homogeneous population cause the Japanese to suffer? Have the Balkans been blessed by their heterogeneity — or does the very word…
 
The Liberal Case Against Peter Thiel is the Worst Kind of Hypocrisy
We recently discovered that Peter Thiel, the libertarian billionaire co-founder of PayPal and early investor…
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Socialist Paradises? More Scandinavians Migrate to America Than Vice-Versa
Beyond the intrinsic merit of human freedom itself, free market economies bring greater prosperity and…
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CFIF Flag Day Quiz

Take CFIF's 13-Question Quiz to test your knowledge of our Nation's Flag. (Answer key…
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A Builder or a Blabber in the White House
On Monday, Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen gave a somber assessment of the current jobs market…
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Measuring Life By the Spoonful
"How is your daughter doing?" is one of the most complicated questions I've had to answer.…
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Is Personal Responsibility Obsolete?
Among the many disturbing signs of our times are conservatives and libertarians of high intelligence…
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The 'War On Salt' Is Bad Policy Based on Bad Science
The Center for Science in the Public Interest, one of the few openly authoritarian organizations functioning…
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Don't Go Wobbly on Criminal Justice
Senator Tom Cotton (R - Arkansas) recently created controversy by observing that, contrary to fashionable…
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The $16 Billion Tax-Credit Black Hole
President Obama and GOP House Speaker Paul Ryan want to expand it. Tax preparation companies and illegal…
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Germs Multiply While CDC Fiddles
Federal officials are predicting doom because a Pennsylvania woman became infected with a germ that can't…
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Question of the Week   
Which of the following pairs of Presidents are the only ones to have been successfully impeached by the U.S. House of Representatives in the history of our Nation?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"Dressed symbolically all in white (as though she were a bride or a monarch enjoying her privilege du blanc), she delivered a speech that was one part It Takes a Village and eleven parts old State of the Union speeches from Barack Obama and her husband. Her presentation was her usual hectoring -- she is not capable of speaking in another mode -- and one of her themes was the superiority of collective…[more]
 
 
—The Editors, National Review
— The Editors, National Review
 
Liberty Poll   

Regardless of your personal political leaning, which of the two major party presidential candidates do you think got the most political value from their respective nominating conventions?