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Africa Needs Carbon Fuels

Africa Needs Carbon Fuels

by James E. Hanley In 2021 20 countries pledged to no longer fund the development of fossil fuel power plants in other countries. This commitment threatens to keep millions of Africans from moving out of poverty by depriving the continent’s countries of the energy they need to develop, and can best be understood as a type of […]

The Finest Trick of the Developer is to Persuade You That Free Markets Should Not Exist

The Finest Trick of the Developer is to Persuade You That Free Markets Should Not Exist

COLUMN by Joel Schlosberg New York City Council candidate Alexa Aviles asserts that “the free market will never provide decent housing for all, and we should stop pretending otherwise” (“The Free Market Will Never Provide Decent Housing for All,” The Indypendent, April 2). Who’s pretending? Aviles doesn’t outright claim that the current housing market is […]

Trump right about prosperity and the environment

Trump right about prosperity and the environment

  By Tom Harris Despite the anger of activists about President Donald Trump’s official Earth Day statement, he was right to highlight the important role economic prosperity and a strong market economy play in protecting the environment. After all, without prosperity, we cannot afford to properly protect nature. The President explained: “Environmental protection and economic prosperity go […]

How Government Wastes Money and Pushes Aside Free Markets

How Government Wastes Money and Pushes Aside Free Markets

Chattanooga, viagra 100mg Tennessee is thought of as a conservative, fiscally responsible community. No one would believe it is a city that in 2008 decided to run a business—in competition with other, successful businesses. Yet that is what the city is doing. According to CNN News, May 20,2014, the city started the process of building […]