True European Values

Here's a letter I had published in the Washington Post: French President Nicolas Sarkozy claims that banning burqas would uphold traditional European values. Unless he is referring to the values of a few infamous European dictators, he could not be more mistaken. The bedrock of European cultural…


Senseless Census Ads

I have a short article in the Freeman Online today about the stupid U.S. Census ads claiming they need data to make decisions about how many buses or hospital beds a community needs.  The two main points are: 1) In a market, you don't need a census to tell you how many goods to provide. 2) Without…