2011 was a great year for school choice, setting a high bar for state legislatures nationwide to increase families’ educational options. 12 states and D.C. created or expanded school choice options, increasing educational opportunity. Read More.
Congress put school vouchers to the test in 2004 when it authorized the D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program, a federally funded voucher program serving low-income students. It worked. Read More.
Despite decades of increased federal education spending, academic achievement in the United States lags. Systemic education reform that returns educational authority to the states and empowers parents with school choice is necessary.
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Conventional wisdom holds that Washington is broken because outside special interests bribe and buy politicians. Peter Schweizer, however, argues that just the reverse is — Read more
For more than two centuries, American political life has been divided between a party of progress and a party of conservation. In The Great — Read more
The Washington Premiere Screening ofThe award-winning documentary The Defector: Escape from North Korea is a gripping, heart-wrenching look at the risks North Koreans are willing — Read more
The 21st Century has seen a sharp rise in privatization of the military, especially of logistics and security functions during the U.S.-led wars in Iraq — Read more
Why would a successful, twelve-year Secret Service agent resign his position in the prime of his career to run for political office against all the — Read more
Based on 20 years of research, including an examination of the papers of eight of the nine Justices who voted in Roe v. Wade and — Read more
A Conspiracy Against Obamacare details how legal bloggers at the Volokh Conspiracy engaged in a spirited, erudite, and accessible discussion of the legal issues involved — Read more
Despite claiming to be neutral, print and TV journalists increasingly report news from an anti-Christian standpoint. Remarkably, however, leading 19th-Century newspapers reported news from a — Read more
As we approach 2014, the 25th anniversary year of the fall of the Berlin Wall and the 100th anniversary of the start of World War — Read more
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