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America Still Needs School Choice
By Ben Boychuk
Thursday, January 21 2016
Next week is National School Choice Week. Now in its sixth year, the event — really, 16,140 events spread across all 50 states — is meant to celebrate a range of educational options for parents and kids and shine a bright light on places where those options are few and far between. We live at a time when you can order more than 80,000 combinations of coffee and espresso at Starbucks, chow on more than 400 variations on a hamburger from the “secret menu” at California’s famous In-N-Out Burger chain, and sip from among 1,500 whiskeys from around the world at the Multnomah…
 
Mayor de Blasio: Hypocrite Hooked on Hollywood Cash
Because the crime rate is zero, the potholes are all fixed and homelessness has been completely eradicated…
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Hillary's Healthcare Lies
Hillary Clinton is attacking rival Bernie Sanders, calling his plan to replace Obamacare with socialist…
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Yes, Partisanship Can Be Frustrating, but It's Better Than the Alternative
"It's one of the few regrets of my presidency — that the rancor and suspicion between…
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Obama's Lawlessness Fuels Civil Disobedience and Record Government Distrust
If Barack Obama refuses to follow the rule of law, how can he expect others to do so?  That's a…
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A First Amendment Reckoning for Teachers Unions
If the First Amendment’s guarantee of freedom of association means anything at all, it should mean…
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What '13 Hours' Teaches
A new movie that touches upon the election prospects of one female candidate for president debuts this…
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Political Earthquake Ahead
Bush v. Gore decided a single election. But the case heard by the Supreme Court on Monday could impact…
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Powerball's Biggest Winner: Government
Ka-ching! Wednesday's Powerball jackpot soared to $1.5 billion as get-rich-quick mania seized America…
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'Messing With the Constitution'
In recent years, a small but growing number of people have advocated a convention of states to propose…
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Obama's Legacy Is Executive Abuse
Over the winter break, I finally got around to binge-watching "Parks and Recreation." In case…
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Question of the Week   
Since its inception in 1861, how many Medal of Honor recipients have been women?
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"Freedom is never given; it is won."…[more]
 
 
—A. Philip Randolph, Civil Rights Activist and Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient
— A. Philip Randolph, Civil Rights Activist and Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient
 
Liberty Poll   

If Bernie Sanders debates Donald Trump before the California presidential primaries, who will be the biggest loser?