David J. Theroux, founder and president of The Independent Institute and the C.S. Lewis Society of California, discusses the writings of C.S. Lewis and Lewis's views on liberty, natural law and statism.
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Freedom creates prosperity. It unleashes human talent, invention and innovation, creating wealth where none existed before, writes Eamonn Butler of the Adam Smith Institute.
In Sedgwick County, an unlikely hero emerges in the battle for capitalism over cronyism.
If we really want to protect religious freedom in our country, then we should elect candidates who will defend the rights of all citizens to practice whichever religion they choose. That is true religious liberty, writes Eileen Umbehr.
On the Joseph Ashby Show, Susan Estes of Americans for Prosperity-Kansas appeared on August 7, 2014. Bob Weeks is the guest host. We discuss the the goals of AFP and the upcoming Defending the American Dream Summit in Dallas.
David M. Hart, Ph.D., who is Director of the Online Library of Liberty Project at the Liberty Fund, spoke in Wichita on the topic "Bastiat's Lessons for the 21st Century: The Broken Window Fallacy Revisited (again and again)."
From The Independent Institute, an important video on current and future issues relating to freedom and liberty
Progressives criticize "bill mills," but the movement has its own.
President Franklin Roosevelt proposed an expansive set of rights, many of which have become law and policy.
The Kansas legislature passed a school finance bill that contains reform measures that the education establishment doesn’t want. In response, our state’s newspapers uniformly support the system rather than Kansas schoolchildren. Then, in the Wall Street Journal Charles Koch explains why liberty is important, and why he’s fighting for that.
The movie on Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell has just become the most successful film ever on the Indiegogo crowdfunding website.
The central belief and fatal conceit of the current administration is that you are incapable of running your own life, but those in power are capable of running it for you. This is the essence of big government and collectivism, writes Charles G. Koch.
Described as "An introduction to the core principles that define a free society," I highly recommend this short book.
Zoltan Kesz, founder of the Free Market Foundation in Hungary, speaks to a luncheon gathering at the Wichita, Kansas Pachyderm Club.
The rise of racism and nationalism in Hungary is a serious problem,
Economic freedom leads to better lives for people as measured in a variety of ways. This is true for everyone, especially for poor people.
To help citizens become government watchdogs, the Franklin Center for Government and Public Integrity is providing a new resource. It's the Watchdog Quiz, and it will help you discover what type of role you will want to fill as a government watchdog.
In this episode of WichitaLiberty Radio: David Boaz spoke at the annual Kansas Policy Institute Dinner.
Mary Beth Jarvis delivered the keynote address of the Kansas Republican Party Convention for 2014. She spoke on the topics of private enterprise and the profit and loss system.
David Theroux analyzes the "Duck Dynasty" controversy and lets us know what it means for the state of America and religious beliefs.