Americans want free trade

Here’s a rare chance to praise President Obama for being on the right side of an issue. Veronique De Rugy at The Corner Washington is currently debating the wisdom of a new free-trade pact, the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which seems to have some advantages and...

Waging war on the private mind

Kevin Williamson There are two easy ways to get a Republican to roll over and put his paws up in the air: The first is to write him a check, which is the political version of scratching his belly, and the second is to call him a bigot. In both cases, it helps if you...

Why know-it-alls never do

Donald Boudreaux at Cafe Hayek …I remember back in the late 1970s or early 1980s when I first noticed that still water began to be offered for sale in single-sized bottles.  I was convinced that this product would fail.  ”Who would pay for still water in...