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Mexican Revolutionaries in America

Mexican Revolutionaries in America

One of Bill Ayers' courses at the University of Illinois includes Pedagogy of the Oppressed as required reading. Author Paulo Freire, a Brazilian Marxist, declared:

"This, then, is the great humanistic and historical task of the oppressed: to liberate themselves and their oppressors as well."

It ...

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The ObamaCare Plantation

The ObamaCare Plantation

The impact of ObamaCare is already showing up in some pretty  disturbing ways. A new insurance company founded by our friend Paul Kitchen in  Virginia has announced it will close its doors. This is a pity because we need  more competition, not less in the insurance market. The company, nHealth, was ...

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Health Alert | The Hobbesian Jungle, Part II

Health Alert | The Hobbesian Jungle, Part II

Following Thomas Hobbes, in a previous Alertwe described the Hobbesian Jungle as a place where life was "solitary, poor, nasty, brutish and short." In such a place there is no law, no property rights and no commonly accepted ethical principles. When people act on their own immediate self-interest ...

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Training Teachers to Promote 'Social Justice'

Disparagement of knowledge was evident at the National Council for the Social Studies conference I attended last November in Atlanta. There, 3,200 teachers were continuing their studies in pedagogy, and gaining continuing and graduate credit to bump them into higher salaries. Most worked for public ...

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Lessons from Canada: Stay Away from Nationalized Medicine

Lessons from Canada: Stay Away from Nationalized Medicine

The United States isn't the only country in North America grappling with the fiscal problems caused by an aging population and mounting federal deficits-Canada faces a similar fate.  The difference is that, while the United States just passed a $1 trillion-plus government overhaul of health care, ...

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Health Alert | The Hobbesian Jungle, Part I

Health Alert | The Hobbesian Jungle, Part I

How did humankind ever get out of what Thomas Hobbes called the state of nature? That's the place where life was "solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short."

Suppose you and I meet in some primitive place where there is no rule of law, no property rights and no common ethical code. We sheathe our ...

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In Their Own Words: CBO Admits Obamacare Unsustainable

This Wednesday CBO Director Doug Elmendorf gave a slide presentation on Capitol Hill titled: Health Costs and the Federal Budget. Elemendorf's very first slide reads:

 

Rising health costs will put tremendous pressure on the federal budget during the next few decades and beyond. In CBO's ...

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Dr. Andrew Wakefield on the Autism Vaccine Controversy

Dr. Andrew Wakefield on the Autism Vaccine Controversy

and His Ongoing Professional Persecution

The Daily Bell is pleased to present an exclusive interview with Dr. Andrew Wakefield (left).

Introduction: Dr Andrew Wakefield, MB, BS, FRCS, FRCPath, is an academic gastroenterologist. He received his medical degree from St. Mary's Hospital Medical School ...

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What Will Health Reform Do For America's Hospitals? Part 2

What Will Health Reform Do For America's Hospitals? Part 2

Employers to the Rescue?

In Part 1, I explained how the only way hospitals have been able to survive their money-losing Medicare and Medicaid patients has been to charge higher rates to private payers. That's why private insurance now costs $1,788more per family than it would if the government paid ...

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