These are the people who showed up when the economy was shut down by the government, working in jobs labeled "essential."
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Wherever markets are free, new wealth gets created. Then almost everyone wins.
Abolishing the Filibuster To Protect Abortion Rights Would Clear the Way for Republicans To Ban Abortion
Democrats aren't really this short-sighted, are they?
The government should loosen laws, reduce conflict between government and the public, and let people defend themselves.
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Another week, another set of allegedly democracy-protecting politicians trying to crack down on what the little people can say on social media.
Ron DeSantis killed people because Florida didn't impose tougher rules, we're told. But it's not true.
New York's Mayor Warned That COVID Shutdowns Hurt Low-Skill Workers. He's Absolutely Right. Twitter Got Mad Anyway.
Phony outrage is used to deflect from bad policy decisions.
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"Spending trillions more on new and expanded government programs, when we can't even pay for the essential social programs...is the definition of fiscal insanity."
"Maybe one billionaire with a penchant for destroying democracies shouldn’t be allowed to own so much of the internet," says the representative from New York.
Everybody has to wear masks except the rich and famous, apparently.
AOC Says Amazon Abuses Market Power, Ignores Fact That Customers Shop at Amazon Because They Want To
After returning from space yesterday, Jeff Bezos thanked Amazon customers who made his fortune possible.
In capitalist societies, the poor get richer.
The First Amendment doesn't come with an exception for "disinformation."
Giant New Spending and COVID-19 Relief Bill Also Creates 2 New Museums and a Library, References Dalai Lama Controversy
"No responsible legislator should vote for such a thing," said Justin Amash (L–Mich.).
AOC smashed her primary challengers, and her endorsement of a fellow progressive upstart helped end Rep. Eliot Engel's congressional career after 16 terms.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Thinks Fighting Income Inequality Is a Higher Priority Than Getting People Back to Work
"I think a lot of people should just say, 'No. We're not going back to that.'"
The democratic socialist congresswoman has lamented that the public-school system hinges on zip codes.
What is the correct reward for the person who creates something that millions of people want badly enough to pay for it?
This is why we can't have serious conversations about government spending.
But she's wrong about why it's bad.
Another show trial for Facebook's beleaguered CEO
It’s far from clear how any of the reforms championed by AOC and Bernie will truly challenge the public education status quo.
Free Speech Defenders Warn Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez That She Is Violating the Constitution by Blocking Critics on Twitter
The same First Amendment principles that apply to the president also apply to the congresswoman.
The democratic socialist congresswoman also criticized Republican hypocrisy.
Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez will never get to interrogate Satoshi Nakamoto.
Plus: Planned Parenthood's CEO is terminated, the Trump administration drains the swap, and Chelsea Manning is hit with more fines.
The political extremism of Donald Trump, democratic socialists, and others is a great argument for reducing the size and scope of politics in everyday life.
American discourse is careening in an ugly, anti-individualistic direction.
Trump Says Congresswomen He Told to 'Go Back' to Countries They 'Originally Came From' Should 'Apologize to Our Country'
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Libertarians have a lot of ideas about how to dismantle one of the most bloated, ineffective government departments ever.
Two Lawsuits Argue That Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Blocking of Twitter Critics, Like Trump's, Violates the First Amendment
The New York congresswoman's use of Twitter seems similar to the president's in constitutionally relevant ways.
The world doesn't owe you a dream college or a dream house or a dream job.
Plus: an Arizona newspaper is beholden to prosecutors, and what does "economic freedom" mean to socialists?
Clearing the way for additional research into those drugs will help craft public policy regarding their use, and could open the door to additional medical uses.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Wrong About a Lot of Things. But She's Right About Fresh Juice in Cocktails.
This is why it's important to have subject matter experts in Congress.
Capitalism isn't conservative when it comes to social and economic life. It provides exactly the sort of "bold, structural changes" socialists want but inevitably botch.
Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez want to cap credit card interest rates. There will be unintended consequences.
Conservatives say they are subject to a double standard.