Features and Highlights

Fox Guarding the Henhouse

Public-sector union employees deserve protection from union bosses. … more

Talking About Tethers

Alternatives to prison could save taxpayers millions of dollars. … more

Dropped Call

Legislators should hang up on a costly telephone tax. … more


Gov. Granholm's cost cutting plan for prisons deserves attention. … more

Michigan Education Digest

Redford Union "strike," teachers' health premiums, win book money. … more

Take Me Out to the Market

The competition of free markets is reflected in our national pastime. … more

Hidden Treasure

Michigan should use its natural resources to help the economy. … more

Class is in Session

A new independent school in Grand Rapids focuses on classical education. … more

Money Mover

Detroit's People Mover costs much and does little. … more

Michigan Education Digest

Business leaders push for charter, teacher certification, win book money. … more

Dues Diet

A right-to-work law could strengthen, not weaken, unions. … more

Money for Nothing?

A new book on public school finances is discussed. … more

Rats to Riches

A new movie embodies the ideals of humility and freedom. … more

Privatization in NYC

If it can make it here, it can make it anywhere. … more

Michigan Education Digest

Michigan special education, "Southfield Guarantee," win book money. … more

Sisterly Love

A Philadelphia woman devotes her life to school choice. … more

Caught in the Middle

Intermediate school districts should be reformed — or abandoned. … more

Go West, Young Nation

The Northwest Ordinance and statehood. … more

Camp Out

Michigan should sell, not close, parks it cannot afford. … more

Michigan Education Digest

EMU crime reporting, Fraser schools contracting, win book money. … more

Housing Market

MSHDA is trying to do too much for too many. … more

Choice Words

Schools use a variety of advertising to attract students. … more

Pension Preferences

Reforming employee pensions can help schools focus on students. … more

Do The Right Thing

Lawrence Reed explains the benefits of right-to-work laws. … more

A Perfect Fourth

A look at songs with an "Independence Day" theme. … more

Up in Smoke

Smoking regulations are an assault on private property rights. … more

The Right Stuff

Frequently asked questions about right-to-work protections.  … more

Sounding Off

An interview with Cuban-born Arturo Sandoval about music and censorship. … more

Shopping List

A disturbing state guide gives lawmakers ideas on what taxes to raise. … more

Michigan Education Digest

School bandit sentenced, Howell budget, win book money. … more

A Great Teacher

Dr. Hans F. Sennholz leaves behind a better world. … more

Pay Raise

Incentive pay for teachers gaining ground in Michigan. … more

Money Well Spent?

Agency fees paid by government workers actually cost taxpayers. … more

Being Resourceful

Changes to the DEQ can save taxpayers money. … more

Michigan Education Digest

CMU closes charter, Hazel Park recall, win a gift certificate … more

Captive Audience

Management has a right to tell its side of the story before workers vote to unionize. … more

Academic Freedom

Public universities should reduce their dependence on state funding. … more

Sound the Alarm

Michigan has enough economic woes without adding a tax increase. … more

Free Radicals

A new book tells the story of liberty's champions and how they got their message across. … more

Michigan Education Digest

DPS lawsuit, Open Meetings violation, win a gift certificate. … more


Anti-employer legislation will not help Michigan's recession. … more

Hostile Environment

The Michigan Environmental Science Board should not be eliminated. … more

Healthy Balance

MESSA assets, premiums both going up. … more

Work it Out

Michigan should consider a part-time Legislature to save money. … more

Michigan Education Digest

Michigan school funding, Napoleon contracting, win a gift certificate. … more

Gone Today, Gone Tomorrow

Michigan's budget depends on money that isn't here and may never be. … more

Stealing Home

Politicians avoid tough decisions and burden future generations with the cost. … more

Movie Credits

Part two of a look at movies with a free-market theme. … more

People Power

Mature adults do not rely on power over others to achieve success. … more

Michigan Education Digest

GA special needs vouchers, DPS recruitment, Gladwin cuts. … more

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