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Giving meaning to freedom
It's the day after the presidential election. The winning candidate asks you to recommend three books to read before inauguration. Only one may be more than 10 years old. What do you suggest-and why?
How are we to construct a society so that anyone, no matter what his gifts, can reach the age of 70, look back on his life, and be able to say it has been a happy life, filled with deep and justified satisfactions?
Thoughts on liberty in the Preamble's light
A noted sociologist shows that there is a way to win the failed War on Poverty-scrap the entire federal welfare system. An excerpt from Losing Ground.