Judge Denies Tucson’s Attempt to Dismiss Space Balloon Facility Lawsuit 

Given that a county-built space-balloon manufacturing facility and launch pad have long since been completed and occupied by the company World View, Pima County was hoping a Superior Court judge would rule in its favor on two counts alleging improper Continue reading Judge Denies Tucson’s Attempt to Dismiss Space Balloon Facility Lawsuit 

Any Improvements In Cuba Were Due To Cronyism, Not Enlightenment

Justin Trudeau sure as heck stepped in it, hasn’t he? Of course, the Canadian prime minister was not alone in praising Fidel Castro’s “significant improvements to the education and healthcare of his island nation.” Here is a compilation of the usual suspects (CNN, MSNBC, NBC, etc.) Continue reading Any Improvements In Cuba Were Due To Cronyism, Not Enlightenment

Northern Canada Gets Cheaper Goods With Amazon Prime than State-Subsidized Stores

In the U.S., Amazon Prime is just another convenience of modern life. But for many residents of Nunavut, Canada’s northernmost territory, it’s a lifesaver. Nunavut is roughly the size of Western Europe, yet it has a population of only 37,462. Iqaluit, Continue reading Northern Canada Gets Cheaper Goods With Amazon Prime than State-Subsidized Stores

Ayn Rand’s Theory of Rights: The Moral Foundation of a Free Society – The Objective Standard

What are rights? Where do they come from? One’s answers to these questions determine whether one is capable of defending a free society. If one does not know the nature and source of rights, one cannot know whether rights are Continue reading Ayn Rand’s Theory of Rights: The Moral Foundation of a Free Society – The Objective Standard

Ayn Rand Institute: Universal basic income would ‘better’ than what we have now

Yaron Brook and a free market-supporting caller talked about universal basic income on this week’s episode of “The Yaron Brook Show.” Michael, a caller who identified himself as a free-market capitalist who has read Ayn Rand and Milton Friedman, wondered Continue reading Ayn Rand Institute: Universal basic income would ‘better’ than what we have now