The current U.N. development system promises too much and demands too little of its member governments. Its autocracy, secrecy, bureaucracy, and self-aggrandizement reflect the worst of its members. Read More.
While foreign assistance can sometimes assist in promoting economic growth and development, far more important are a country's economic policies, the rule of law, and good governance. Rather than focusing on the level of aid, America should focus its efforts on encouraging developing countries to adopt policies conducive to economic growth and development.
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Jay Kingham Senior Research Fellow in International Regulatory Affairs
In establishing a homeland for Muslims, Pakistan’s founding father, Muhammed Ali Jinnah, also supported the idea of Islam serving as a unifying force and believed — Read more
Magna Carta – the Great Charter – is one of the foundational documents in Anglo-American legal history. Ironically, it began, not as a statement — Read more
Co-hosted byJuly 30 marks the 50th Anniversary of the passage of Medicare and Medicaid. Both programs constitute the two largest federal entitlement programs. — Read more
~ A Milton Friedman Legacy Day Event ~ “It is only the tyranny of the status quo,” argued Nobel Prize-winning economist Milton Friedman, “that leads — Read more
A woman demonized by the left and sanctified by the right, there has always been a religious undercurrent to discussions of Margaret Thatcher. While — Read more
The First World War laid waste to a continent and permanently altered the political and religious landscape of the West. For a generation of — Read more
Brian Kilmeade and his co-author Don Yaeger return with another fascinating historical narrative. Like their bestseller George Washington's Secret Six, Thomas Jefferson and the — Read more
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