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The American Government versus the American Character

From Prager University Over the past 50 years, the purpose of the American government has radically transformed. Whereas its main goal in domestic matters used to be to protect liberty, it is now an entitlements machine, transferring over $2 trillion … Continue reading

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Myth, Lies and Capitalism

Arthur Brooks from the American Enterprise Institute for Prager University Does free enterprise hurt the poor? Is it unfair and driven by greed? Did it cause the Great Recession? In five minutes, Arthur Brooks answers these questions and more about … Continue reading

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Social Justice Defined

From Prager University “Social Justice” is a term you hear almost every day. But did you ever hear anybody define what it actually means? Jonah Goldberg of the American Enterprise Institute tries to pin this catchall phrase to the wall. … Continue reading

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Free Enterprise = Happiness

Free enterprise is the essence of happiness. It is the only economic system that allows the individual to achieve through their own measure, instead upon the largesse of a political patron…or so the theory goes. From Prager University Built into … Continue reading

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Naftali Bennett talks to Martin Indyk about the Future of Israel

Good job Naftali. Kol hakavode.

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Do You Pass the Israel test?

Prager University Would you believe us if we said that the best litmus test of any society’s success is its attitude towards Israel? Well, it’s true. As George Gilder explains, whether a society envies and resents Israel’s success or celebrates … Continue reading

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