Jul 24, 2015
There are signs that opposition to the sharing economy may have become a mainstream position in the Democratic Party. That could very well be one of the biggest unforced errors of the 2016 election season. Politicians seeking to defend the status quo will get burned.
Jul 17, 2015
For a corporate executive without scruples, Obamacare is a dream come true. Other titans of industry must be jealous that the insurance companies got the government to force every American to buy their product.
Jul 10, 2015
So, the world's most influential stock exchange shut down, but traders didn't notice because they had options. The dispersal of authority presented many paths for people seeking solutions, and people found them. That's something to celebrate.
Jul 3, 2015
On the Fourth of July, let's be sure to celebrate freedom first! Without it, there can be no lasting democracy.
Jun 26, 2015
Next week, we'll be celebrating the 239th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. The eloquent cries for freedom and equality voiced in that properly revered document have become what professors Sid Milkis and Marc Landy call the "American Creed."
Jun 19, 2015
The Bloomberg Technology Conference in San Francisco this week was such a breath of fresh air. Unlike official Washington, the tech industry is actually working to create a brighter future for our nation and the entire world.
Jun 12, 2015
It doesn't take much of an imagination to understand the reluctance of government leaders to give the Magna Carta the recognition it deserves. The document is first and foremost about placing limits upon political leaders and government to do as they please.
May 22, 2015
Inequality was such an accepted part of the pre-1776 world that in Roman elections upper-class citizens had more votes than anybody else. Few Americans today could tolerate, or even imagine, such a world.