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(Don Boudreaux) TweetCovid-19 tyranny is real. A slice: It looks like something out of a tinpot tyranny. The church service was being livestreamed online. Halfway through, two cops appear and arrogantly walk to the sanctuary itself, the area around the altar. They then take over the...

At an environmental forum, Julian Simon once asked: “How many people here believe that the earth is increasingly polluted and that our natural resources are being exhausted?”  After a roomful of hands shot up, Simon then asked: “Is there any evidence that could dissuade you?” Encountering...

(Don Boudreaux) TweetProf. Sunetra Gupta – a co-author of the Great Barrington Declaration – has been one of the too-few sane voices over the past year. Here’s an interview, from a couple of weeks ago, of her. Read the Full Article here:...

Here’s a question I’ve been mulling in recent months: Is Alex Tabarrok right? Are people dying because our coronavirus response is far too conservative? I don’t mean conservative in the politicized, left-right sense. Tabarrok, an economist at George Mason University and a blogger at Marginal Revolution,...